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Laptop Borrowing: Home

A limited number of laptops are available for check out. Please fill out the form below to request to borrow a laptop.

Reserve a Laptop in New Castle

Connect to WiFi

When borrowing a laptop, you must login to the laptop using your myWilmU credentials prior to leaving the campus

The laptops will automatically log in when turned on. In order to connect to the WiFi, follow these steps:

  1. Turn laptop on
  2. Choose Log Off from the start menu
  3. Wait for log in username and password field display
  4. Enter your @my.wilmu.edu email address and password to log in (i.e.mjones001@my.wilmu.edu)

Access available Internet connections by following these steps:

1. From the Laptop desktop, click on the Internet Access Icon in the taskbar (bottom right hand corner of the screen).

2. Choose a network that you have access to.

3. Locked networks will require you to enter a password to gain access.               

      You will have to enter the Network password each

               time the Laptop is restarted!

Technology User Support

Laptop Renewals

Laptops are checked out for one week at a time and may be renewed.

Renewals are granted only if there are laptops available with no students on a waiting list.

We cannot guarantee that you can keep the laptop longer than one week.

To request a renewal, call the New Castle campus at 1-800-451-5724 or the Dover Learning Commons at 302-342-8620 during operational hours

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Back Up Your Data!

           

 Remember to back up your files before shutting down! All data saved to the hard drive will be erased when restarted!

You may temporarily save your documents to the Student T drive. Any documents saved in the T drive will be erased when the Laptop is returned.

Laptop Battery Life

Dell Laptop battery life is approximately 5 hours. Laptops will not automatically shut down when closed.To extend the life of the battery, remember to shut off Laptop when not in use.