Exchange online items can be saved by using the Outlook client to create a personal folder or Outlook Data File (with the file extension .pst). After creating the personal folder and moving items into it, you can save it on your computer or portable media.
Back up any important files from your personal network share. This service is only available to active WPI account holders, and data will not be restored once the account is deactivated.
The files in your Storage drive at \\storage.wpi.edu\HOME\My_Documents can be accessed by mapping a network drive. Once the drive is mapped, the files can be moved to your local hard drive, portable media, or personal cloud storage.
Back up any data saved on campus computers. Login to these computers will discontinue when your WPI account is discontinued.
Microsoft Campus Licensing Agreement
Campus licensed software will not be accessible once your WPI account is removed.
Courseware and other networked software installed on personal computers will not function once the personal computer is removed from the WPI network due to the dependency on WPI license servers. It is recommended that courseware be safely uninstalled prior to disconnecting the device from the WPI network.
Applications on campus computers including labs, public spaces, and classrooms will no longer be accessible once your WPI login credentials are discontinued.
Guest network access is available to alumni and sponsored campus visitors.
Owners of group accounts and mailing lists should transfer ownership to another active group member or faculty/staff advisor prior to departing WPI. Instructions for managing group accounts and mailing lists are provided under the Utilities section.
Bannerweb will now be accessed using your WPI ID number and PIN.
If you have any questions or need IT Support as you transition, contact the Service Desk.
For more information on our locations, hours, and requesting help please see our help page.