Virtual SINC Site


Reported on Fri. September 26, 2014

Chrome has made some recent JAVA upgrades which has incompatibilities with the Virtual SINC Site. We are currently working on a solution to this problem.

For the best user experience at this time we advise you NOT to use Google Chrome for Windows. Instead use Firefox or Internet Explorer. You can also check their Java installation for compatibility at:

Remember to use the VPN if you are off campus and trying to access the Virtual SINC Site.

Last Updated: Fri, Sep 26th 9:42am

The Virtual SINC Site provides a way for students, faculty, and staff members to access site-licensed, academic software titles directly from their personal computers from either on or off campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Students can use the Virtual SINC Site to access the Print From Anywhere service using any device or operating system.


In order to run the Virtual SINC Site, you will need to download the Citrix Receiver.

To run the Virtual SINC Site from an off-campus location, you will need to connect to Stony Brook University's Virtual Private Network before accessing the Virtual SINC Site.

Automatic Log Off

There is a 30-minute idle time limit for the Virtual SINC Site.  After 30 minutes of inactivity, you will be automatically logged off.  If you do not save your work, you will lose it when you are logged off.

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