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Activating the desktop client

To activate the client:

1. Start the  FAUbox by clicking on the FAUbox-Desktop-Shortcut.
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2. When open the FAUbox and are not logged in yer, the activation wizard will start automatically:

3. First choose the right institution in the “institution” drop-down menu and login using your idM-username and password.

If you have been invited to the FAUbox as a part of an external project-group, choose the option “Guests” for institution and use the login-credentials provided in the invitation e-mail.

 

4. Click on next. (Click on Finish if the wizard doesn’t close automatically afterwards.)

5. Accept the guidelines for the use of information-processing systems belonging to the University of  Erlangen-Nuremberg

During your first login to the FAUbox, you will be asked to follow a link to our web interface, where you must accept the guidelines for the use of information-processing systems belonging to the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in order to be able to use the FAUbox and the IT-Services connected with it:

Scroll to the bottom of the webpage and click on “Accept” to accept the terms and to be able to use the FAUbox.