CST IT Help and Other Useful Tools

For ALL IT support:
Please submit a help request @ http://tuhelp.temple.edu and mention"Refer to CST IT".

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IT Self-Help

  1. How to Connect a Computer to the Network
  2. How to add/modify Temple aliases
  3. How to access your files on the CST servers
  4. How to recover deleted or old versions of files
  5. How to choose a good password
  6. Securing your account with Google Authenticator
  7. Setting Up a Trusted Computer
  8. How to connect to your on-campus windows desktop from home
  9. How to connect to your on-campus mac desktop from home
  10. Retrieving TUids and uids
  11. Available Computational Resources
  12. Available VM Resources
  13. How to set up a decent shell interface
  14. Download Refresh Finder
  15. How to insert a signature into a document
  16. How to merge, edit, split, and sign PDF documents
  17. How to set up your own website
  18. How to restrict access to certain web pages
  19. Letterhead generator page
  20. How to write \(\LaTeX\) letters with Temple letterhead
  21. Temple University \(\LaTeX\) thesis style
  22. How to send text messages via e-mail

Faculty Affairs

  1. Appointment Letter Generator
  2. Faculty Appointment History
  3. Teaching/Research Award Uploads
  4. Student Feedback Forms
  5. Tenure-Track Contract Renewal Uploads
  6. Promotion and Tenure Folders
  7. Workload Calculator
  8. Faculty Searches Upload Sites
  9. Faculty Separation Form
  10. Uncompensated Adjunct Faculty Appointment Request Form


  1. Advising Scheduler


  1. University Employee Listing
  2. SERC Card Swipe Access
  3. Updating Your Entry in SERC's Electronic Directory
  4. Materials Research Facility Reservation
  5. Smart Room Calendar
  6. Scientific Software

Graduate Affairs

  1. TA-RA Requisitions