Device Support

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Technical support is available to help troubleshoot and repair computer issues, mobile devices, printer issues, and more.

Berkeley Desktop

Berkeley Desktop provides a reliable, secure, and integrated computing environment that reduces the amount of time faculty and staff spend maintaining their UC Berkeley-owned computers. Berkeley Desktop will configure a desktop or laptop computer with its operating system and standard software. A Berkeley Desktop configured computer provides a standard environment combined with automated maintenance which means you:
  • See fewer problems;
  • Have more security to defend against cyber attacks;
  • Are able to get help faster; and,
  • Experience less down time.
IST - Infrastructure Services & Telecommunications, Endpoint Operations and Services (EOS)

Cellular (Wireless) Phones

We offer a variety of cellular products from our approved University vendors. AT&T and Verizon Wireless are the exclusive providers of our cellular devices and plans offered through IST for University-owned cell phones.

Information Services and Technology (IST) - Infrastructure Services & Telecommunications, Telecom (Voice Products and Services)

Computer Facilities

Computer facilities or labs are located across campus and available to students, staff, and instructors who need access to computers, specific software, or printing.

See table for service provider information.

Computer or Tablet Purchasing

Do you need to buy or replace a computer? To make ordering easier, IT Client Services maintains an inventory of standard equipment available for faculty and staff. We handle your order from start to finish, which means we can deliver your computer and have it up and running that much faster!

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IT Client Services

Device Security (BigFix)

BigFix (formerly called TEM) is the endpoint management system leveraged centrally by EOS and locally by departmental IT partners to improve the security posture of the UC Berkeley network, help simplify systems lifecycle management, provide machine inventory for data driven decisions, and reduce common IT tasks for overall time savings.
IST - Infrastructure Services & Telecommunications, Endpoint Operations and Services (EOS)

Device Support

For faculty and staff needing assistance with setting up a new device, installing hardware, having printer issues, or other technical troubleshooting, IT Client Services is here to help. Students can get technical support from Student Technology Services by calling or visiting the Helpdesk online or in-person during office hours held at Moffitt Library.

IT Client Services

Instructional Equipment Checkout

Instructional Equipment Checkout provides instructors additional technology beyond the standard equipment in General Assignment and department classrooms across UC Berkeley. If you are assigned to a general assignment or department classroom and you need additional technology, ETS can help. We provide equipment checkout to supplement the standard General Assignment technology and provide solutions for other rooms that might require display (AV) or other technology.

Educational Technology Services (ETS)


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Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Student Tech Services

Student Tech Services supports students by ensuring they have reliable network access and knowledgeable, friendly, and responsive technical support. We staff free drop-in helpdesk support in various campus locations to assist all undergraduate and graduate students with resolving connectivity issues, installing free software, removing malware, fixing iClickers, finding printing resources, ensuring good information security, and utilizing legal services to get their music, movies, and other media.
Student Affairs Information Technologies (SAIT)