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Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Lynda.com is constantly coming out with more and more tutorials and one specifically caught my eye today on using Adobe Illustrator for fashion design.  Two new courses are now available: Illustrator for Fashion Design: Drawing Flats walks you through drawing shirts, pants, skirts, and more, using custom brushes and symbols. Illustrator for Fashion Design: Creating […]

May 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
365 Days for Windows XP

365 Days for Windows XP

Windows XP users be warned that Microsoft will no longer provide support for the 2001 operating system after April 8th, 2014.  After this point, security updates and fixes will no longer be pushed out. More information can be found on this TechCrunch post. Microsoft is suggesting those still using the XP OS should upgrade to […]

April 8, 2013 | 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
Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Will the Lynda.com upgrade be available to graduating seniors of 2012 later on? Or will it only be available to current students? Thanks, Rony Patzan Answer: Hi Rony, Thanks so much for your email, we are pretty excited about the upgrade with Lynda.com and are glad to hear that […]

May 18, 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 […]

May 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Trial Version – Revit

Trial Version – Revit

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Question: I was told in my autocad class that we could get a trial version of revit for students, can you tell me where to find it? -Ellen Lynch Answer: Although rivet is currently installed in the c229 lab, the college does not currently provide the software.  It sounds […]

December 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
Adobe Acrobat for Mac

Adobe Acrobat for Mac

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I was wondering where the “Print To Adobe PDF” option disappeared to on the macs.  Its only giving me the option of printing FIT Color and FIT Bw now.  I have been on the computers in both the C lab and library now and none of them are […]

December 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Webfiles Troubleshooting: November 1st from 7:00am-7:30am

Webfiles Troubleshooting: November 1st from 7:00am-7:30am

We are continuing to experience slow response time with Webfiles.  We are in continual communication with the software developers and hope to resolve the issue soon.  To continue the troubleshooting process, we need to disableWebfiles on Nov.1 from 7:00am-7:30am.  During this time Webfiles will be unavailable.  All other technology services will remain operational Thank you […]

October 31, 2011 | By | Reply More
Acrobat Professional X

Acrobat Professional X

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi there! I am a faculty member in the Fashion Design Dept. For some reason, when FIT provided the disk for CS5 last year, Acrobat Professional was not included. I use Acrobat 8.3.1 (which was provided by the college in 2008 with CS3) to create all of my classroom […]

September 19, 2011 | By | Reply More
Anti-Virus Software

Anti-Virus Software

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: I do want to learn photoshop and is there any classes in this school available for me to develop my interest. And I have look up angel, it needs to pay for the videos online. Besides,could you send me a kapasperky anti-virus program with code key to my email. […]

September 15, 2011 | By | Reply More