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Lynda.com accessible from campus!

Lynda.com accessible from campus!

We have been getting increbile feedback on the trial account with Lynda.com.  Thanks, and please continue to let us know your thoughts. Just a reminder that the service is only available on campus right now, so if you are off-campus you will receive a “Permission Error” message. Here is the link again in case you […]

March 7, 2010 | By | 24 Replies More
Tribute to Apple

Tribute to Apple

At the risk of coming across as some sort of Apple fanatic (those of you that know me can attest to that fallacy) , I wanted to post this beautifully done short clip that a group called Transparent House did in honor of the release of the iPad. Enjoy. http://vimeo.com/9820827 PS: KILL FLASH. Before viewing […]

March 5, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Lynda.com Up and Running!

Lynda.com Up and Running!

Due to an overwhelming response to the new offering to try Lynda.com an error message “Your organization’s licenses are currently all in use. Please try back again later.” was received by many trying the service. The number of concurrent sessions availabe has been increased so everyone should be able to access the site now.  We […]

March 5, 2010 | By | 21 Replies More
Lynda.com Page Error

Lynda.com Page Error

Good morning.  We are aware of the permission error received when clicking on the new training site for Lynda.com.  This should be cleared very shortly.  Thank you for your patience.  Another post will go up as soon as we are back on track.

March 5, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
FIT’s Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum on Feb 18th

FIT’s Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum on Feb 18th

All faculty and staff are cordially invited to the Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum to be held on February 18th. The event will be located in Seminar Room 9 (underneath the Great Hall) and there will be two sessions: 10am-12pm and 1-3pm. We will be discussing all things Mac related at FIT, providing demonstrations, and […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Future of Video in Education

Future of Video in Education

The New Media Consortium in conjunction with Kaltura Inspire is hosting a free webinar for educators and technology enthusists on the “Future of Video in Education.” Tuesday, January 26th, at 2:00 pm EST If you are interested in attending, you must preregister by following this link where you will receive a personalized link to use to […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Email Settings For Droid Phones

Email Settings For Droid Phones

“Ask IT” Question from student Shanna Long: Hello, I was wondering how I can get directions on how to get connected to email through my phone. There are instructions with a blackberry and an iphone but not for the droid.  If I had the domain names and exchange server name I could probably do it […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
FIT email on Smart Phones

FIT email on Smart Phones

A recent upgrade to the email system, incorporated updated security features that may necessitate minor configuration changes on computers and non-FIT smart phones (Blackberry’s, iPhones . . .) To help users resolve issues, the following instructions are provided, however, because of the multiple phone carrier configurations, and types of smart phones on the market, if […]

January 14, 2010 | By | 20 Replies More
Creating Powerful PowerPoint Templates

Creating Powerful PowerPoint Templates

One of my favorite educational blogs is The Rapid E-Learning Blog written by Tom Kuhlmann This particular post talks about finding inspiration for your templates from websites that you like.  It is a great place to find simple color palettes to really make your slide pop or have consistancy. Some of the tutorials include creating that […]

December 17, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Ask IT: Q&A with Carmita Sanchez-Fong on AutoCAD

Ask IT: Q&A with Carmita Sanchez-Fong on AutoCAD

“Ask IT” Question: I had requested the installation of AutoCAD 2010 in my office computer during Fall 2009. When I did so, AutoCAD 2007 stopped working but AutoCAD 2010 was never installed.  I have been using AutoCAD 2008, which students do not even have because they are using 2010. Your assistance processing this request will […]

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