Enhanced User Privileges

CAS ITS provides general IT solutions to advance education and research.  In special cases, it makes sense for qualified users to augment CAS ITS services.  Sometimes that requires enhancing user privileges (e.g., “Administrator” or “root” privileges). 

Follow these steps to get enhanced privileges:

  1. If you are not logged in, please log in.
  2. Take the Quiz for Enhanced User Privileges if you have not already.
  3. Submit the Add Enhanced User Privileges to a Computer form.
Under the deprecated notebook-only system, users may use their existing method until they:
  • Complete Spring semester, 2014
  • Get extant computer operating system replaced or upgraded (e.g., to fix severe problems or go from Windows XP to Windows 7)
  • Get a new computer