Apple and Mac articles - IT Support

Adding Printers in macOS
How to add printers in macOS
Apple Desktop User Home Directories
How user home directories are setup on Apple desktop systems
Apple Screen Sharing
How to access Apple Screen Sharing to give yourself a Apple desktop screen session
Applications Setup
How to Activate certain programs and suites at the command line
Astrophysics Apple Desktop System
A brief introduction to Astrophysics desktop Macs
Astrophysics: Libraries
Software libraries available on Astrophysics OS X systems
Central SSH Access
Connecting to a Linux/OS X computer inside the department via an SSH gateway
Connecting to Physics file servers from macOS
How to connect to file servers from macOS
Environment Modules on Apple Macs
A functional replacement for Applications Setup
FileVault for Macs
A description of how to setup FileVault disk encryption for OS X systems
Getting gfortran on Apple systems, and an up-to-date gcc
Apple doesn't supply gfortran with XCode. Here's how to use MacPorts's instance.
How to Delegate Access to your Nexus365 (Office365) Calendar on macOS
How to Delegate Access to your Nexus365 (Office365) Calendar on macOS
How to setup Apple Mail to use IMAP/SMTP on Nexus365
How to setup Apple Mail to use IMAP/SMTP on Nexus365
IDL in Astrophysics
IDL, as installed on Astro MacOS X systems
Mac Repairs
Getting your Mac repaired
macOS Desktop Upgrades
Description of how to upgrade your Apple macOS Desktop System to the latest version of OS X.
macOS Laptop Upgrades
Description of how to upgrade your Apple macOS Laptop System to the latest version of OS X.
MacPorts on Apple Macintosh Systems
MacPorts programs and libraries on Astrophysics MacOS X systems
MATLAB Standalone Licences
Obtaining, installing and managing MATLAB standalone licences.
Obtaining Kits on a Mac System
Instructions for Obtaining kits from the local kits server on a Mac system
Oxford Physics Time Machine Backups
A description of how to backup and restore your Apple Macintosh system to the Physics Time Machine server
Power saving
Minimizing the Power Consumption of IT Equipment
QtiPlot
Scientific data analysis and visualisation.
Remote Access to Apple Desktops
how to remotely access your Apple desktop system
Screen: managing multiple programs over a single ssh connection
Interactive background processing
Self Service
Easy installation of software.
Self Service for MacOS
The Self-Service facility under macOS
Setting up Remote Management on Apple Mac systems
How to set up Remote Management on Apple Mac devices
Sophos Installation
Anti-virus software installation
Starlink
The Starlink collection
University of Oxford Apple Developer Programs
How To get signed certificate for your Apple Applications and Installers.
VPN Access in macOS
How to setup VPN access in macOS
Wireless connection for macOS
Connecting to wireless Physics_S network with macOS