RSSCategory: GOOGLE SERVICES

Gmail Tip: Filter mail older than a certain date

Gmail Tip: Filter mail older than a certain date

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 […]

May 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
Google Apps for Education at FIT

Google Apps for Education at FIT

  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

May 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Google’s New Classroom

Google’s New Classroom

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 […]

May 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
New Google Sheets Features

New Google Sheets Features

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 […]

May 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Hall and Oates Go Google

Hall and Oates Go Google

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!

May 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
Why is there not single-sign on to Gmail in MyFIT?

Why is there not single-sign on to Gmail in MyFIT?

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 […]

April 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Convert a file to a Google document, spreadsheet, or presentation

Convert a file to a Google document, spreadsheet, or presentation

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 […]

February 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Can I migrate calendar events from another g-mail account?

Can I migrate calendar events from another g-mail account?

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 […]

February 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
New Student Google Apps Channel in MyFIT

New Student Google Apps Channel in MyFIT

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 […]

October 10, 2013 | By | Reply More