Tag: Software

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
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 […]

December 17, 2009 | By | Reply More
Ask IT Q&A with Robert Vassalotti on Classroom Podiums

Ask IT Q&A with Robert Vassalotti on Classroom Podiums

“Ask IT” Question: Hello Meredith and others in IT!! As was discussed at the Fac Senate recently: Podium systems in the classrooms need to be wired from an over-head, drop-down configuration so that there are no wires all over the floor and so we can move the podium around within a certain radius. The wires […]

December 14, 2009 | By | Reply More
“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
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
Windows 7 Institutional Policy

Windows 7 Institutional Policy

Microsoft released two of three new products On October 22, 2009, the new operating system Windows 7, as a replacement for Vista, and the browser upgrade to Internet Explorer 8.  Soon to follow will be Office 2010 early next year.  All three of these products represent Microsoft’s move to improve functionality, performance and usability. Although […]

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
A Digital Facelift for B-915: The Technology Development Team’s Training Lab

A Digital Facelift for B-915: The Technology Development Team’s Training Lab

For the dozens of training requests the Technology Development Team (TDT) receives per month, upgrading their training lab (B-915) last spring to all iMacs was essential to be able to offer training on programs such as: MS Entourage, iMovie, Keynote, and more. The TDT isn’t abandoning its Windows XP operating system or exclusively adopting the […]

October 22, 2009 | By | 2 Replies More