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In preparation for telework, we have put together some resources to help you get started working remotely. If you require assistance, please submit a help ticket or contact your support person. If you are unsure who your support contact is, visit Support Locations. If your request is related to a computer lab on campus, submit a ticket here.




How to install Zoom



Remote Desktop



How to map a network drive



How to find your Hostname


How to install SolidWorks 2020 for windows

The video below includes directions on how to install SolidWorks on your home computer.  In order to access additional instructions for this installation, please map the following path using the “map a network drive” video tutorial located on this page.  \\collegeit-fs01\shares$ and then navigate to the “Engineering Software” folder.  You will need to access the written instructions on the above-mentioned mapped drive to gain access to the serial number required for installation.

How to Uninstall SolidWorks 2020 for Students

How to Install SolidWorks Templates and Weldment Profiles

How to sign into OneDrive for NMSU

How to Install Office 365 for NMSU Students

Temporary Access to Adobe Creative Cloud desktop Apps for the NMSU Community is now available

As a result of NMSU going online or working remotely to stem the Coronavirus spread, access to Adobe Creative Cloud in labs and classrooms is limited. Adobe has provided temporary at-home access for impacted students, faculty, and staff, so that they can continue to do their work remotely. The temporary access begins today and will last until May 31st. Please follow the instructions below to enable access to Creative Cloud Desktop Apps on your personal device.

1. Visit and use your NMSU username and password to sign in.


2. If prompted, select Company or School Account and then enter your password an provide your credentials in the NMSU login screen.


3. From the Creative Cloud website, browse for and download your desired app. Click Apps on the top of the page to view all apps.


For more information on how to download or install apps, see Download and Install Creative Cloud apps.

For educators and school leaders seeking to engage students during campus closures, Adobe has curated resources to help them discover inspiring projects, best practices, and new ideas so they can continue to drive valuable learning in virtual environments. For more information on Adobe’s distance learning resources please click here.