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Useful Tips

You want to use e-journals

Please use this Kyoto University Library Network web site.

You want to use Kyoto University OpenCourseWare

Please use this Kyoto-U OpenCourseWare web site.

You want to get an e-mail address except for The Kyoto University Mail for Students and Researchers

If you get yahoo! mail, Gmail, or Hotmail account(Free), you can get the e-mail address available on the Web. However, you sometimes cannot use these free e-mail addresses when exchanging important information.

You want to install a software and make more use of computers

You can't install the software of personal use in PC termials of educational computer system, though various software are available paid or free of charge on the Web.
Making use of these properly, you will use your home PC more effectively.

You want to introduce anti-virus software on your home PC

If you protect yourself from computer virus, it is essential to introduce anti-virus protect on your home PC. It is advantageous to install anti-virus software such as Virus Buster or Norton AntiVirus on your PC. You can buy these software in electronics stores or on the Web. And, you can also buy Symantec Endpoint Protection license at a low price in PC shop RUNE on Kyoto University western campus. You can prevent your PC from virus by installing anti-virus soft and updating properly.

I want to send large files by e-mail

If you send too large file such as over 5Mbyte file by e-mail, the recipient sometimes can't open the file. When you send large file by e-mail, you may use two ways.

One is to "compress" and reduce the size of the file. You can compress a file on PC terminals(Windows 7) of educational computer system by the following.
Right-click a file or folder →[Send] →[Compression(Zip)format folder] click.

The other is using the service available on the Internet which can enable you to exchange large files.
By using the service such as "宅ファイル便" or "データ便", you can put the file on the Internet you want to send temporarily.

 

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