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Mac installation/upgrade request form

Fill out and submit this form to request a Mac install. Use the PC installation/upgrade request form if you are requesting the install of a PC running Windows and/or Linux.

Please fill out the requested information as completely as possible.
Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

User and project information

*SCS user ID:
Office phone:
Primary user (if different from above):
Owning project:

Host information

*Host name:
IP address:
(If you do not have an IP address, you must netregister your equipment.)
*CMU asset tag number:


*Do you want backups for this host: Yes No


SCS Facilities-configured Mac hosts are delivered to end users with the following standard software configuration:

The following optional software packages can be installed on request. Please make these requests in the "Additional Information" field below.

Additional information

Please enter any additional installation-related information and preferences:


Mac baseline software

By default, Mac installs will include the following: MacOS 10.x, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Symantec anti-virus, Fetch, and the Andrew Security Pack. iPass and VPN client software will be installed on laptops.