Author Archive: Meredith Perkins

rss feed

Ask IT:  Connecting to the internet in the dorms

Ask IT: Connecting to the internet in the dorms

ASK IT form questions & comments: From So Hee Jung: How do I activate internet? I tried several times but it didnt work. Please email me back as soon as possible. Thank You. Answer: Hi So Hee, Thanks for your question.  You will find instruction on the IT Self Service Help Desk site.  The instructions […]

January 26, 2011 | By | Reply More
Ask IT: New Jersey Transit Student Discount

Ask IT: New Jersey Transit Student Discount

ASK IT form questions & comments: Sent by Ezgi Todurge: The NJT website says to log onto FIT’s website and to sign up for the monthly bus passes with a student discount rate. However, I am not able to find this “Quik-Tik Online Pass Program” on FIT’s website. Could you please help me? Here is […]

January 14, 2011 | By | 5 Replies More
Ask IT: Not receiving email

Ask IT: Not receiving email

ASK IT form questions & comments: Hi, I have not received a single email at my account for about three weeks–which indicates that there is a problem at FIT .I receive automatic emails from Linkdin and there are none of them for a long time. I am awaiting for important messages so please, take a […]

January 4, 2011 | By More
Ask IT: Where to Change Your Password

Ask IT: Where to Change Your Password

question from 12/23: ASK IT form questions & comments from Jean Deniro: I am a Professor in English and Speech and I forgot to CHANGE my password. AS a result I CANNOT get into my e-mail or any other area of the FIT website. There is NO PLACE on the FIT website that directs a […]

December 27, 2010 | By | Reply More
Google Cloud Connect with MS Office

Google Cloud Connect with MS Office

An announcement was made last week that an invitation-only beta test is starting to try a new Google Cloud Connect with Microsoft Office.  So what does that mean? This would allow you to synchronize spreadsheet, documents, and presentation files using the MS Office interface, but add the value of the easy to use collaboration component […]

December 6, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Exercise Files for Lynda.com

Exercise Files for Lynda.com

Did you know that you have access to all of the exercise files used in the Lynda.com tutorials? If you would like to download any of the exercise files used in the videos so that you can follow along with the instructor keep reading. Scroll to the top of the table of contents page of […]

November 11, 2010 | By | Reply More
wifi on campus & dorms

wifi on campus & dorms

question: ASK IT form questions & comments from Krystal: Hello, Where do I go or what do I have to do to be able to use wifi on my laptop at school? Thank You answer: Hi Krystal, There are two networks that you can join while on campus.  If you are in the dorms, “DORMNET” […]

August 30, 2010 | By | Reply More
webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

Just a reminder, or introduction for he new students, staff, and faculty, that you have 5GB of personal storage to use with WebFiles, FIT’s document management system.  That means you can upload/download your files on campus, from home, the dorm, Europe, anywhere with an internet connection.  If you have not checked it out yet, here […]

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
Workshop for New Faculty!

Workshop for New Faculty!

  New to FIT? The TDT’s technology orientation will introduce faculty to the My FIT Luminus Portal, your gateway to technology on campus. All sessions will be held in B-915. Sign up on the TDT’s Training & Development page.

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

We receive periodic reports from Lynda.com on the number of training videos watched and the general topics the FIT community has been searching for.  I am so happy to announce that from the report covering the time period of May 20th to July 5th, the FIT community has viewed over 3,500 complete video tutorials.   […]

July 22, 2010 | By | Reply More