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How do I find my IP Address?

The easiest way to find your IP address is to use the lookup tool here: http://webtools.csx.cam.ac.uk/myip/
 

Alternative method

For Windows users, press the windows key and the 'R' key at the same time.
Once Run is open, type cmd and click OK.
In the cmd window, type ipconfig and press enter.

You should now see something similar to the below:

Your IP address us the number given to you next to IPv4 Address. In this instance it's the 131.111.165.000 address.

 

University VPN

To connect to the Lucy server or your faculty machine, you will need to connect to the University VPN first.
Instructions on how to set up the VPN can be found here:

https://help.uis.cam.ac.uk/devices-networks-printing/remote-access/uis-vpn

Click on the appropriate link on the left for your operating system.

 

How do I add packages to Stata?
 

To install packages to Stata you will need to tell Stata to install packages to your M:\ drive.

To do this, open Stata and type:

sysdir set PLUS "M:\ado"

Once this is set you will then be able to install packages.