Networking Handbook

Computer Services

Download the Defiance College Networking Handbook here (PDF)

The handbook covers the instructions for connecting to our wired network, wireless network, VPN, and shared folders. There is also a troubleshooting section to help with some commonly had problems when setting these connections up on your personal computer.

Computer Requirements
In order to have a positive learning experience, please check that your computer meets the following technical requirements:

Windows

  • Versions: 8, 10
  • Processor: 2GHz
  • Ram: 4GB
  • Webcam (if not built-in)
  • Microphone (if not built-in)
  • Latest version of the following web browsers: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari

Mac OS

  • iOS Version - 10.12 or newer
  • Processor: 2GHz
  • Ram: 4GB
  • Webcam (if not built-in)
  • Microphone (if not built-in)
  • Latest version of the following web browsers: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari