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Affordable laptops – u:book

If you lack the necessary hardware for the convenient communication tools or for successful e-learning: Twice a year at the beginning of the semester, u:book offers excellent deals for laptops, convertible laptops and tablets.

Software for students

You can also obtain software: For example, Microsoft 365 including the Office programs Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. and the upgrade version of Windows 11 Education. Students can acquire both for free. In addition, students can get special software at reduced prices: for example, SPSS for the social sciences or Mathematica for the natural sciences.

Computer rooms and u:print

If you do not want to buy software yourself, you can use it in the computer rooms at the different university locations. The computer rooms are also equipped with u:print printing devices that you can use to print, scan and copy documents.

Cloud storage – u:cloud

You do not have to print your precious seminar paper to avoid losing it. Instead, every student can use storage space in the u:cloud, the “cloud” of the University of Vienna. Unlike Dropbox, Google Drive and the like, all data in u:cloud is stored on ZID servers, and thus in a secure environment. You can access files stored in u:cloud from anywhere and with any device.

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