ResNet

Why am I having intermittent connectivity issues with Steam or other gaming systems?
While recreational activity on ResNet is not prohibited, and the Office of Information Systems (OIS) does not block or throttle recreational traffic, OIS onl...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 7:27 AM
Use of Wii devices on ResNet
In December 2015, we performed a ResNet upgrade that affected how the Nintendo Wii gaming console works on the network. Unfortunately, the original N...
Tue, Apr 10, 2018 3:59 PM
Does Tech have antivirus software to download?
The Office of Information Systems does not provide antivirus software, however, antivirus software can be found online free of charge. For students l...
Tue, Apr 10, 2018 3:07 PM
Is there any software that is prohibited from being used/installed while connected to ResNet?
According to the Computing Policy at Arkansas Tech University, you are not allowed to use port scanning software or other programs used to search the network...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 7:59 AM
How can I connect to ResNet if I live in a wireless-only residence hall and if I only have a wired device?
If you are living in one of the buildings/rooms on campus that is wireless only, the best thing to do is get a wireless adapter for your wired device.  Many ...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 8:00 AM
Is ResNet behind a firewall?
Yes, the ResNet network is behind the ATU perimeter firewall. ResNet consists of the wired and wireless networks from all of the ATU Residence Halls (ex...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 9:12 AM
What type of computer do I need to connect to ResNet?
Most modern day laptops or desktops computers should be able to connect to ResNet as long as they have a wired Ethernet port or wireless capability.  For wir...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 9:51 AM
Can I get into trouble for downloading/sharing copyrighted materials?
Yes. Arkansas Tech University has agreed to contact and discipline as deemed necessary individuals that are turned in to us for downloading or sharing copyri...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 9:53 AM
Why does my web browser say "page cannot be displayed" when i try to access the internet in my residence hall room?
This can happen for several reasons: You are trying to access a website that does not exist or is temporarily down: This might be the case if you'...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 10:08 AM
Must you live on campus to connect/register with ResNet?
Yes. ResNet is designed and set up to support the students living in the residence halls here on campus. ResNet connections are only available in the residen...
Wed, Apr 11, 2018 10:24 AM