Setting up a great home workspace

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Best practices

If you are new to working or studying from home, we provide information and video resources to make your experience as problem-free as possible. Here are some best practice tips:

  • Have a dedicated study or workspace.
  • Create a routine, and stick to that routine.
  • Set a beginning and finishing time to work or study.
  • Keep track of the time you spend on different activities, this helps you know how long it takes to perform different tasks and on what you could be wasting your time.
  • Take 10-15 minute breaks. Get up and walk around or stretch. 
  • Keep distractions to a minimum in your work or study space.
  • When working or studying from home, security is of the utmost importance, make sure your Wi-Fi network is secure.

Remote connection using VPN

Dell provides guidance on how to use and troubleshoot issues with your Wireless or Wired network, for more information browse to the Dell Networking, WiFi and Bluetooth Knowledge Base site.

Every organization may use a different type of VPN software to allow their employees to connect to their business network, Dell recommends that you contact the IT department of your business for further assistance.

Solutions for Remote Study and Work

Equip yourself to get the job done. Our broad portfolio of solutions is designed to help you be productive no matter where you are.

 to see the table of links to accessories for your computer.

Have questions about cleaning and disinfecting options? Refer to the Dell Knowledge Base article Guidance for Keeping Your Dell Technologies Equipment Clean. This applies to all products including computers, monitors, accessories, servers, storage, and data-center