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Connecting to CometNet on a Mobile Device

Apple iOS Tap the Settings icon Tap Wi-Fi Select CometNet in the list of available networks Enter your NetID and Password (Mode set to Automatic) and select Join Tap Trust in the Certificate notice that appears You are now connected to CometNet   Android Open the Settings menu an ...

CometNet/Campus WIFI Availability

CometNet is available in all non-residential buildings on UTD campus. All academic buildings and areas such as the Student Union and the library have CometNet WiFi available for use. Sign in with your NetID and password.   Residential buildings such as the residence halls, University Village apart ...

Connecting to CometNet on a Computer

Mac OSX Select the Wifi icon in the Menu Bar Select Open Network Preferences, then select Wi-Fi Select CometNet  Enter your NetID and Password (Mode set to Automatic) and select Join In the "Verify Certificate" panel, select Continue You are now connected to CometNet   Windows 10 Navi ...

Parking Garage WiFi Access

Two wireless access points have been installed in PS4 on the 1st and 2nd floors that cover the southeast corners. This will allow a place for students to access CometNet and still follow physical distancing guidelines. ...

UTD Guest/Event Wireless

This guide contains instructions on how to connect to UTDGuest as well as several other options for guest users who need internet access on campus   UTDGuest is an open wireless network available on campus to accommodate short-term guests who simply need internet without full access to UTD network Guest Wireless Use these instructions in buildings that have been upgraded to the new Mist wireless access points.   Click the wireless icon on your device Select UTDGuest Your preferred browser should open automatically, but if it doesn’t you can select a web browser to open. A web page will p ...

Create Termination/Transfer/Retire Requests in eCAT

Create Checkout requests in eCAT Login to eCAT with your NetID credentials while connected to CometNet or the VPN. Select Terminate, Transfer, or Retire under "Termination/Transfers"  Fill out the required information for the request and select Submit ...

Request Access to Resources from Other Departments

Requesting Access to Resources from Other Departments Login to eCAT with your NetID credentials while connected to CometNet or the VPN. Select Computer Access from the "Access Requests (Existing Users)" menu.   Fill out the required user information, select Other Department from "Other Departm ...

Submitting an eCAT Request

eCAT's is the electronic Campus Access Tool. Through eCAT, requests can be submitted to access certain resources, create or update resources, and more. Submitting an eCAT Request Login to eCAT with your NetID credentials while connected to CometNet or the VPN.   Select the type of request you need to submit, fill out the required information for the request, and select Submit For more information about what eCAT requests can be submitted, sel ...

Check Status of an eCAT Request

Check Status of an eCAT request Login to eCAT with your NetID credentials while connected to CometNet or the VPN. Under the "Status" tab, you can search for requests by a users ID (NetID or UTD ID) or by eCAT number If searching by eCAT request number, you must select whether the request is a C ...

Cancel an eCAT Request

Cancelling an eCAT Request Login to eCAT with your NetID credentials while connected to CometNet or the VPN.   Select Cancel Access Request under "Update Pending Requests". The following selection will show a list of requests submitted by you. Select the request you want to cancel and select N ...

How Do NetID Service Levels Work?

Standard Service Level Students enrolled for at least one credit hour (considered an "Active Student") in the current semester, and a grace period into the next semester, and users entered in the HR System as "Active Employees" (including Student Employees, Faculty, and Staff) are all given the Sta ...

Remote Desktop

This guide contains instructions on how to set up a UTD computer for remote desktop access as well as how to access that computer remotely. Remote Desktop Access   Did you know that you can use your office computer remotely? UTD Windows computers can be set up to allow for you to remotely use your computer. Please keep the following restrictions in mind when setting up remote desktop At this time, we do not provide a way for remoting ...

NetID Login Trouble

This guide is for current users who are having issues with their NetID login information. Forgot NetID The NetID is sent to your personal (non-UTD) email once your account is ready to have a password set. It is also included in each successful password change email. If you do not have access to these emails, the OIT Help Desk can provide you with your NetID after confirming your 10 digi ...