About this service
As part of your University IT account provided by IT Services, you get 10 MB of web space, also known as privatewww, which you can use to publish personal webpages to the internet.
Access your web space
On staff computers:
If you're using a staff computer, you can either:
In IT labs
If you're using a computer in an IT Services lab, pod or study area, you can access your web space by going to the W:\ Drive.
Your website's URL
Pages can be viewed by anyone using the web address: http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~username (where username is the user's Essex login name).
Owners of private web pages must follow the Guidelines for the use of IT Facilities.
The University does not exercise editorial control over the private pages on this server, but will act on any breach of the guidelines which comes to its attention.
As a general guideline, don't place any of the following on your personal website: