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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
FIT is closed on Fridays during the summer

FIT is closed on Fridays during the summer

As a reminder, the college is closed on Fridays during the summer through Friday. August 9th.

June 28, 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
MS Office for Student Laptops

MS Office for Student Laptops

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Does FIT offer downloads of the MS office for our laptops? I have never heard of a school not including this. - by Julianna Alabado Answer: Hello Juliana, Unfortunately, no we do not not give out Microsoft Office for students but we do offer a discounted Microsoft Office. To purchase […]

January 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

FIT Community As President Brown referenced during her Convocation comments, FIT is deploying an advanced wireless technology solution.  The new system will blanket all administrative and academic buildings with over 500 access points, providing high quality wireless signal strength.  The system is designed to support classrooms and other high concentration usage areas. Design and configuration […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Phone Outage: November 28th 7am-9am

Phone Outage: November 28th 7am-9am

FIT Community:  On Wednesday November 28th from 7am-9am, IT must apply critical upgrades to expand the phone system in support of the new Advisement Center.  Users may experience sporadic outages of the phones during this window of activity.  After 9am if a user phone is not functioning a simple reboot should be performed.  A reboot […]

November 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Personal Router

Personal Router

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My daughter is in  Alumni hall and her computer (Mac air) doesn’t have Ethernet The wireless is very sketchy. Is it possible for her to set up her own wireless router in her room? -Bruce Lampcov Answer: Hello Bruce, Unfortunately we do not allow personal routers in our network […]

August 20, 2012 | 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 […]

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