Frequently Asked Questions – FAQs

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You have to put Proxy Server Address in the Web Browser you are using

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There are total 2 Proxy Server Addresses you can use in Computer Centre.

172.31.16.10 Port no. 8080

172.31.4.6 Port no. 8080

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Changing Proxy is different from Browser to Browser. It is listed below:-

Internet Explorer:-

Go To –>Tools –>Internet Options –>Connections –>LAN Settings –>Proxy Server

Here you have to enter either 172.31.4.5 or 172.31.4.6 or 172.31.16.10

And Port No. must be: – 8080

Google Chrome:-

Go To –> Customize and Control Google Chrome –>Option –>Under the Hood –>Change Proxy Settings

This will open a window which is similar to IE. Note here, the Proxy you set for your Internet Explorer is automatically applied to Google Chrome and Vice Versa.

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Mozilla Firefox: –

Go To –> Tools –> Options –> Advanced –> Network –> Settings –> Manual Proxy Configuration

Here you have to enter either 172.31.4.5 or 172.31.4.6 or 172.31.16.10

And Port No. must be: – 8080

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If you know the link of the International Journals / Papers you want, you can access it through any Web Browser, but make sure you have set your proxy to“172.31.4.6 & port no. 8080”. List of all E-Resources available with VNIT’s Library and Information Centre can be found under the link,https://vnit.ac.in/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=464&Itemid=190
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Officially you don’t have access right to use your personal Laptop or device to connect to Computer Centre’s LAN. But for any project related or official VNIT’s students events work, we are giving access to few devices, but for that students need to give request letter to our Computer Centre In-Charge or He / She can bring recommendation letter from any Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor (Guide or In-Charge of the Event).
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[fruitful_tab title=”In which user I can access Internet and other general work?”]

You have to use Student – Account to access internet, routine practical work and all other general work.
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 If you want to access NPTEL Videos then you have to follow link below: –

https://vnit.ac.in/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165&Itemid=162

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