The computers in the lab have the following software
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Autodesk Revit
- Autodesk AutoCAD
- Graphisoft ArchiCAD
- Microsoft Office
- Trimble SketchUp
Use your UmU-id to log on to the computers. Please contact
Sven-Erik Hilberer if you experience any trouble with the computer
lab and IT.
The computer lab can sometimes be booked for classes.
How to connect to the wireless network
If you are using your own computer or smartphone you can connect
to the Internet through the Wi-Fi networksat Umeå University:
- UmU wlan is an unencrypted guest network. To connect to the
network, you sign in with your UmU-id and password.
- eduroam is an encrypted secure network and is recommended for
employees and students. Eduroam is a collaboration between
universities around the world to facilitate the use of each others
wireless networks. You don't have to login to connect to eduroam
but your computer must be configured. You can find instructions at
Connect to the server: Every student at
Umeå School of Architecture has a personal folder on the server to
store files and documents. Each class also has a class folder for
assignments, hand-ins, etc. When you log on to a computer in the
lab these folders will automatically be shown as volumes in the
file manager. If you want to access the folders from your personal
computer, follow the instructions below:
- Mac OS: Open Finder, click on 'Go' in the menu bar and select
'Connect to Server'. Enter smb://126.96.36.199 and click
'Connect'. If you're asked to login, enter your CAS-id and
- Windows: Click on 'Start' and select 'Run'. Enter
\\188.8.131.52 and press 'Enter'. If you're asked to enter a
network password, fill in ad\xxx [where xxx is your CAS-id]as
username, enter your password and click 'OK'.
You can print in A4 and A3 formats on the printers on the third
level. To print you need to have a UmU-id and a PayPal account.
1. Create a PayPal account if you don't have an account
2. Transfer money from your PayPal account to your
personal printing account (minimum 100 SEK) via https://184.108.40.206 where
you log in with your Umu-id.
3. Register your Umu card (or any other card with a RFID
tag) at any of the printers by holding the card next to the
"uniFlow" reader. Sign in with your Umu-id.
4. After registration, you will see your printing queue
and documents (if any) on the display of the printer.
There is an A0 plotter that is used to print posters for
presentations. Your teachers will give you more information when
you need to print in A1 or A0 formats.
Please contact Sven-Erik Hilberer or Kent Brodin if you need
help with printing.
If you are not getting the emails from the mailing lists, please
contact Sven-Erik Hilberer. There are class lists, studio lists and
a school list.
Lending of technical equipment
Lending of the university's technical equipment is handled by
Sven-Erik Hilberer and Kent Brodin.
When lending equipment it is important that you write your
UmU-id, phone number and the date on the Whiteboard in Kent and
Sven-Erik's office. When you return the equipment you should wipe
The following equipment is available:
- 4 x Canon 1200D cameras
- Video camcorders
- 2 x PA systems
- 2 x Thermal Cameras
- Various Measuring Tools, e.g. laser rangefinder