Maybe you have already migrated to Google Apps for Education on campus or are awaiting your go live date, but I get this question all the time in training and figured it was about time to make a post of it. How do I get rid of, or at least do a search for mail […]
If you haven’t already done so, please check out our Google help site. It was created just for FIT and includes tutorials, FAQs, training opportunities, and helpful tips. fitnyc.edu/google
A day like today is one where I am so proud to be a part of the migration of FIT to Google Apps for Education. After the announcement this morning from Google about its preview of “Classroom” I had a flurry of email asking if we would have this, and more importantly…when? Right now you […]
I always cringe when I say “new” because one of the benefits of being part of Apps for Education is that on most Google upgrades we have a 30 day window from general release to educational release. This is great because it give us time to make announcements about upcoming changes, and let Google work the […]
I have been spending way too much time in “Google Land” as we are migrating the campus and came across this video and thought it a perfect thing to share on a Friday afternoon. Happy weekend everyone!
Ask IT Question: While I appreciate the features of g-mail, I am wondering if I am logging in correctly. When I log in via MyFIT, I have to log in a second time to g-mail. Other schools I am at which teach simply log me directly into g-mail from their university site, without a second […]
Converting a file to a Google document, spreadsheet, or presentation allows you to edit, collaborate on, and share it online. When you convert a file, the original file will remain intact and accessible from Google Drive on the web and (if you have the application installed) Google Drive for your Mac or PC. A copy […]
You are able to to add the calendar data from your secondary account to your FIT account, but not migrate it. To add a calendar using its address, follow these steps: Click the down-arrow next to Other calendars Select Add by URL from the menu Find the address of the Google Calendar in iCalendar format, or if you have the […]
The announcement tab inside of the MyFIT portal now has a new channel just for students called “FIT Google Apps for Education.” Here you will find important reference links to: The FIT Google help site Your new Google account Your archive mail (only available until January 22nd, 2014) Instructions on how to move your imail […]
Please remember that your username is your entire fit email address when logging into your new student Google account. For example you need to type “firstname.lastname@example.org” instead of meredith_perkins. Your password is the same as your FIT password.