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Notes for guests: Computers, Accounts

1. Get an account

You should get a guest account from

  • the SFB-office (Ms Tiefenbach) if you are a guest invited by the SFB
  • the secretary of your host in other cases

2. Register your computer

(for instance your laptop if you are a guest) You should register your computer at the Rechenzentrum (www.uni-regensburg.de/rechenzentrum/index.html), currently (Nov 2014) this can be done here: register.uni-regensburg.de. Important note: If you want to register your computer outside of our faculty (e.g. from biology), please choose "Kursrechneroption", further information is available from register.uni-regensburg.de/dhcpreginfo.html.

3. In case you lose your password

The Rechenzentrum offers a so-called "SMS-Passwortservice" (short message service for mobile phones) in case you lost your password. Further information is available from www.uni-regensburg.de/rechenzentrum/rz-account/rz-passwort-aendern/passwort-reset-einrichten/index.html.

4. Questions and problems

In case of problems send an email to math.linux"at"mailman.uni-regensburg.de, or ask the secretary of your host.

5. Contact persons

Contact persons für computer-related questions

  1. Schools/Faculty

Faculty of Mathematics


Mathematics Building
Room 212
Phone +49 941 943 2806
Fax +49 941 943 4923