Lab 7, Linux and Windows - R.G.19


The computers in R.G.18 and R.G.19 are used by Computer Science students for programming papers at Level 3 and above.

There are also a few second year papers taught in this lab. Otherwise, it is intended for casual use by senior students. It can be booked if absolutely necessary.


  • 8 x Windows 10 based computers
  • 8 x Linux based computers
  • Open desks with power for laptops
  • Couches for group meetings

Microsoft Imagine

The Microsoft Imagine program (previously known as Microsoft DreamSpark) gives students currently enrolled in any University of Waikato Computer Science paper (including Computer Graphic Design papers) access to a selection of Microsoft software suitable for developers, including Windows and Visual Studio. This software is available free of charge.


In addition to wireless access, there are some wired Lightwire ports available in Labs 6 and 7. These are clearly labelled.

Support and Help

The first line of support is your demonstrator. If you're not in a timetabled lab with a demonstrator, email, otherwise visit the Technical Support Group in R.G.20 or G.G.26.