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UNIX users can now print to Pitt Print Stations

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 9:17am


Users of the UNIX Timesharing system can now print to the Pitt Print Stations.

Print jobs can be sent to a new unified queue named pittprint and retrieved at any Pitt Print Station.

Example: lpr -Ppittprint sample.file

UNIX users should use the pittprint queue when printing from the UNIX system to the Student Computing Labs; the previous lab specific queues are no longer in use.

Pitt Passport: Your Trusted Single Sign-On Experience

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 10:10am


A new login page called Pitt Passport is coming to the University services you use every day, including My Pitt,, CourseWeb, PRISM, PittSource, and more. Pitt Passport is a Single Sign-On solution that delivers a consistent, trusted login experience across University services.

The new Pitt Passport login page will replace the variety of different login pages you currently see when accessing University services. The new page always begins with in the address bar of your browser, and it looks like this: