Network & Internet
Domain name system (DNS) servers maintain a list of IP addresses and corresponding names for all the servers on the Internet. Your computer has to be able to connect to a DNS server in order for you to be able to use the Internet.
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a TCP/IP...Read more
Net-Print is a printing service offered by Cornell Information Technologies (CIT). It's a fast, easy, and inexpensive way to print. With Net-Print, you can use any networked computer to send files over the campus network to...Read more
Cornell student housing is a Wi-Fi community, providing connectivity to the campus network and access to the Internet. Wi-Fi is available in most university residence halls and some fraternities and sororities. Students should connect to the...Read more
The NetID is the unique electronic identifier, in which the password permits secure access to non-public Cornell resources and information.
NetIDs are unique and permanent. The same NetID is never reassigned to more than one individual; if you leave the university and return at a later...Read more