CAEN Knowledge Base
CAEN Knowledge Base

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Enter your question or keyword below to search our knowledge base. At any time, you can click the Blue button in the bottom-right corner of the page to open a Live Chat session with a CAEN consultant. If no consultant is available, you will be prompted to submit an offline message, and the next available consultant will contact you at the email address you provide.

What is the Engineering Base Desktop?

The Engineering Base Desktop (EBD) is CAEN's fully-configured, easy-to-install, and ready-to-use software environment based on Microsoft Windows 10. It is designed to support the administrative and productivity needs for College of Engineering departments.

For more information, refer to our Engineering Base Desktop for Departments page.