How To Register For A New Geography Glue Account

 

The steps are as follows:

1. Sit down at (or telnet -- not rlogin -- to) any machine in the Open Lab (geog10-39@ glue.umd.edu). Type "register" and hit return at the login prompt and "register" and hit return at the password prompt.

2. Type "y" or hit return when asked if you want to register for an account:

3. Type your University ID at the prompt, and hit return.

4. Type your full name, and hit return.

5. Select a username, and hit return.

6. Type "y" at the prompt and hit return, or just hit return to confirm your entry.

7. Press the enter key to continue.

8. Select a password for your account.

9. Verify the password by typing it a second time.

10. Type "y" at the prompt and hit return, or just hit return to create your account.

11. Press the enter key to end the session.


Step by step:

1. Sit down at (or telnet -- not rlogin -- to) any machine in the Open Lab (geog10-39@ glue.umd.edu). Type "register" and hit return at the login prompt and "register" and hit return at the password prompt:

2. Type "y" or hit return when asked if you want to register for an account:

3. Type your University ID at the prompt, and hit return:

4. Type your full name, and hit return:

5. Select a username, and hit return:

6. Type "y" at the prompt and hit return, or just hit return to confirm your entry:

7. Press the enter key to continue:

8. Select a password for your account:

9. Verify the password by typing it a second time:

10. Type "y" at the prompt and hit return, or just hit return to create your account:

11. Press the enter key to end the session:

Once your have completed the registration process, it will take about one business day for your account to be authorized and approved. In most cases showing your ID to the Lab Manager is all the authorization which is required (rather than walking across campus to the OIT Help Desk, as described above).