Help with CloudDeakin

Setting up your computer

The following essential steps will help you to successfully access, log in to and use CloudDeakin.

  • Activate your Deakin username and password
  • Ensure you are able to meet Deakin's computing, connectivity and capability requirements
  • Run a system check before you log in
    • passed iconIf you receive all ticks, you can successfully access CloudDeakin
    • failed iconIf you receive a warning for any area, go to the Recommended browsers and settings page and follow the instructions


For more information about Accessibility in CloudDeakin refer to the Accessibility Guide.

Further notes:

If you continue to experience problems after configuring your browser software settings, it may help to clear your browser cache and cookies. Please look at the Recommended browsers and settings page if you need help doing this.

Mobile and Tablet devices

Built using responsive design, CloudDeakin automatically adapts to different screen sizes to provide a great user experience on computers, tablets, and smartphones.

Mobile Supported


  • Announcements
  • Content
  • Discussions
  • Grades
  • Calendar
  • Groups e.g. Joining Groups
NOT Mobile Supported

NOT Supported

  • Assessments e.g. Assignment and Quizzes

Please use a desktop computer to complete the above tasks.

Help Guides

A complete list of all quick guides, step-by-step guides and movie demonstrations.

How to use CloudDeakin


Please check the FAQs for answers to some of the most common queries about using CloudDeakin.

Frequently Asked Questions

IT Help

For technical problems, such as difficulties logging on and computer and browser issues, contact the IT Help.

IT Help

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