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MyFIT Email Access

MyFIT Email Access

You asked and IT listened! To improve navigation for accessing email on the MyFIT Portal, the “My Email Inbox” channel has been eliminated. Users will now be able to directly access their email by clicking on the Email Icon in the upper right corner of MyFIT. Thank you for your patience as IT continues to improve […]

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Ask IT: Q&A with Anthony Dipaola on IT Request Status

Ask IT: Q&A with Anthony Dipaola on IT Request Status

“Ask IT” Question: Where can we see the status of a work order or a project requests? Is there an online queue? Answer: For Project Requests Innotas has a “self-service” feature, that allows users to view their submitted Project Requests and the PMO will implement this feature at the beginning of the next semester.  The […]

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“Ask IT” Q&A with Robert Vassalotti

“Ask IT” Q&A with Robert Vassalotti

“Ask IT” Question: Should I have my system upgraded if I am running on Windows 2000? I often receive “runtime errors”. Can I get my e-mail capacity increased? Answer: Hello Robert, Thank you so much for your inquiry on the IT e-Forum. The run-time errors that you are experiencing could be caused by the out-moded, […]

December 1, 2009 | By | Reply More
The Never-Ending URL Address

The Never-Ending URL Address

What if you could change this: http://insidefit.fitnyc.edu/sections/departments/IT_for_FIT/forms/Request_Form110209.pdf To this: http://tiny.cc/MSOfficeForm Would you?  There are services that will convert long and confusing url addresses to a short quick link where you can pick the keywords to use within the shortcut. Where could this be helpful? Handouts, presentations, newsletters, blogs, email, or even just to conveniently remember […]

December 1, 2009 | By | 2 Replies More
FIT Customer Service: Top 5 Questions Asked

FIT Customer Service: Top 5 Questions Asked

Top Five Questions (and Answers) asked at IT’s Customer Service Help Desk: #5. How do I access my email, class schedule, angel, my class audit, etc? A: Go to: http://myfit.fitnyc.edu #4. How do I set my security questions? A: Go to: http://passkey.fitnyc.edu Type in your username and password in the dialog box that appears; if […]

November 24, 2009 | By | Reply More
Google’s Image Swirl: new beta image search

Google’s Image Swirl: new beta image search

Google has recently released a beta version of an image experiment called “Image Swirl.” According to Google, “The service “organizes image search results based on their visual and semantic similarities and presents them in an intuitive exploratory interface.” The search capability is pretty limited right now, but the idea behind it is quite interesting.  It […]

November 24, 2009 | By | Reply More
Academic Skills Tutoring Center Partnership with Academic Computing Center

Academic Skills Tutoring Center Partnership with Academic Computing Center

Tutoring– an important component of an undergraduate education– has always been the means by which an institution provides students with the opportunity to seek help on a one-on-one basis or in a small group. The academic setting in which the tutor and the student(s) meet can often play a defining role in how this relationship […]

November 23, 2009 | By | Reply More
Final Cut Pro Studio Workstation Added by the TDT

Final Cut Pro Studio Workstation Added by the TDT

Studio D203 is open for business and all faculty and staff are welcome to come give this state-of-the-art multimedia workstation a test drive. This private room with sound proofed studio walls is fully equipped with a 2×2 Mac Dual-Core Intel Xeon computer, Sony DV deck with monitor and surround sound speakers. The workstation is loaded […]

November 23, 2009 | By | Reply More
Faculty Highlight: Capture Software in The Academic Computing Center

Faculty Highlight: Capture Software in The Academic Computing Center

More than ever, faculty are challenged to keep up with the ever-increasing number of students who move through life on a wave of digital imagery. Fortunately, all over the world, tools like Camtasia Studio and SnapZ pro are becoming more and more prevalent in higher education. These software applications allow users to capture a computer […]

November 23, 2009 | By | Reply More
Free Web Event 10/28 on Green Classrooms

Free Web Event 10/28 on Green Classrooms

Quoted from the NMC 2009 Symposium for the Future calendar: Wednesday, October 28 The following special session will take place using Adobe Connect and is open to anyone who is interested.  Conference registration is not required to attend this session! 8:00 – 8:45 am Pacific Time (that’s 11:00-11:45 EST) Sustainability Initiatives on Campus – Green […]

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