Need a CIS account? Please visit the CIS self-service page.
Need your password reset? Please visit the password reset page.
Need help with Beocat? Please visit the Beocat documentation pages on this site.
Emergency? If you have a problem with the systems and need help urgently, you should take one of the following actions. If you are in or near Nichols Hall, visit one of the systems administrators in N116, or N117 to inform us of the issue. Otherwise, please call 785-532-6350 and ask for a systems administrator.
Guide to CIS Systems
Computing Facilities - The computing resources cis provides to students.
Backups - Information about backups and file recovery.
E-Mail - Information on email programs and setup.
Basic Tips and Tricks
Getting Help - Details on helpful resources and documentation.
CIS Accounts - How to get an account to use cis computing resources, what passwords work where, and when accounts are removed.
Changing and Resetting Your Password - How to get your CIS password changed or reset.
Printing - How to print and where to find the printers.
Disk Usage - How to access your files on CIS systems and resources available.
Policy on Ethical Use of Computers in the CIS Department at KSU - Guidelines on how systems should be used and treatment of violators.
Personal Web Pages - Instructions on setting up your personal web site.
Sub-site Development - Instructions on web development in our new "sub site" infrastructure.
Version Control - Basics of using Version Control for your CIS Projects.
Using chmod -R a+rX is a quick way to make sure that an entire directory tree in your home directory is accessible to the world.