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Welcome to CDF!
To become a registered member of CDF, follow the two steps below.
Obtain a Fermilab ID
via the Web (
) or in person at the Fermilab Users Office in Wilson Hall.
Request your computer account via the WEB:
Read the "
Fermilab Policy on Computing
Apply for a lab mail server account, Unix uid/gid, and KERBEROS principal at:
Apply for a CDF login pool account, access to CDF internal web pages, and CAF (FermiGrid) access:
Unix account request
Complete basic security training via your
Individual Training Plan
It may take a few days for the CDF Spokespersons to approve accounts, and for the Fermilab Service Desk to setup your accounts. The Service Desk will contact you via the e-mail you provided.
New users wishing to do analyses need to
on their Unix account request.
AFTER your KERBEROS principal is setup, you may request a Windows Fermi domain account with CDF privileges by filling out a Service Desk Request (
) or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Necessary text is provided in the following link:
Old newcomers page.
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