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Adobe Lab w Scanner for Spring Break

Adobe Lab w Scanner for Spring Break

Ask IT Question: Hello,  I’m looking to use a computer that has Adobe CS in a lab that also has a scanner in it. Can you please advise which labs would have this and if there are any that are open during spring break, if so what are the hours? Thanks Jessica Ask IT Answer: […]

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Spring Break Lab Hours

Spring Break Lab Hours

Academic Computing Spring Recess Hours for the week of 4/14/14 to 4/20/14 are as follows:   CC15 & CC15a: Monday – Wednesday: Open 24 hours Thursday: Closes at 11pm Friday:  The college is closed Saturday: Labs reopen at 8am Sunday: Open 24 hours Have a happy and safe break!

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
AutoCAD .dwg File Conversions

AutoCAD .dwg File Conversions

Ask IT Question: Hello I’m an interior design student and i use autocad 2007 version.And i can’t open some Autocad project. Example,i download some cad files on this site http://www.dwgindir.com/ or  http://www.bibliocad.com/ site ect. but i can’t open files. How can i change to dwg files versions ?  Thank you Ask IT Answer: Dear Alice, We tried to […]

October 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Adobe Creative Cloud at FIT

Adobe Creative Cloud at FIT

I am happy to inform you that academic classrooms and faculty licensing will not be adversely affected by Adobe’s new subscription licensing model. FIT students will have the option to purchase CS6 or subscribe to the Creative Cloud. As you know, Adobe announced that Creative Suite 6 (CS6) would be its last major release sold […]

May 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I’m  a freshman who just moved into Alumni Hall in 2F. I have a wireless enabled printer which I’d like to share with my 3 roommates via the FIT dorm network. As a part of setting up the printer,  I tried to setup the Wi-Fi connection – it found the network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign

Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Do the computers in the library have InDesign, on Adobe Creative Suite? Sincerely, Pamela Mufson Hi Pamela! All of the computers on the 4th, 5th, and 6th floor do have Adobe Creative Suite, which include InDesign.  If you would ever like to check on other available software, there is […]

August 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Computer Labs

Computer Labs

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Which Labs have Autocad? What are these labs’ hours and do they have a phone number where you can reach someone? Thank you, Ceci Thompson   Answer: Hello Ceci, All the labs including CC15 and CC15a have Autocad. The classroom labs which are C227 through C232 all have specific […]

May 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Adobe Acrobat for Mac

Adobe Acrobat for Mac

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I was wondering where the “Print To Adobe PDF” option disappeared to on the macs.  Its only giving me the option of printing FIT Color and FIT Bw now.  I have been on the computers in both the C lab and library now and none of them are […]

December 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Deteriorating Classroom Conditions

Deteriorating Classroom Conditions

Question: It is time for some serious attention to be paid to the deteriorating conditions in the classrooms in which we teach.  Primarily:  C409, C415A, C415B, C415C, CC16, and CC40.  The furniture has not been cleaned in a very long time.  Table tops and keyboards are filthy.  They used to be kept clean by work […]

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Acrobat Professional X

Acrobat Professional X

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi there! I am a faculty member in the Fashion Design Dept. For some reason, when FIT provided the disk for CS5 last year, Acrobat Professional was not included. I use Acrobat 8.3.1 (which was provided by the college in 2008 with CS3) to create all of my classroom […]

September 19, 2011 | By | Reply More