Using MacBooks off Campus

Creating a Mobile Account

1) When a user logs into a MacBook for the first time it will ask to create a mobile account. Click Create Now

Picture showing the create a mobile account page

You mobile account is now created. That was easy!

2) If the create a mobile account message does not appear, log in to your MacBook using your network account, while connected to NSU Secure Wi-Fi or Ethernet

3) Choose Apple menuSystem Preferences, then click Users & Groups

4) Click the lock icon to unlock it, then enter an administrator username and password

5) Click the Create button next to Mobile account, choose the disk where you want the local copy of your network home folder, then click Create


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