Tag: Students

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
AutoCAD .dwg File Conversions

AutoCAD .dwg File Conversions

Ask IT Question: Hello I’m an interior design student and i use autocad 2007 version.And i can’t open some Autocad project. Example,i download some cad files on this site http://www.dwgindir.com/ or  http://www.bibliocad.com/ site ect. but i can’t open files. How can i change to dwg files versions ?  Thank you Ask IT Answer: Dear Alice, We tried to […]

October 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester!  This morning was quite busy with the faculty convocation and new students orientations.  There is no mistaking that that the new semester is officially in full swing. We were so pleased with the turnout from this morning’s new student IT orientation.  All three sessions in the John Reeves Great […]

August 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Improvement Program

Wireless Improvement Program

Phase I of the Wireless Improvement Project has been completed.  All of the legacy wireless devices have been removed and replaced with the advanced wireless solution.  Users should experience improved performance and the elimination of redundant of log-ins when your mobile device goes to sleep.  As a reminder, IT still has hundreds of new advanced […]

April 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Accessing Courses Through Angel

Accessing Courses Through Angel

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My Modern History professor uploaded information that I need for next class on the Angel account. But on my account under courses, that class isn’t there so I can’t recieve information. How do I fix this issue? -by Kelly Scheffler Answer: Hello Kelly, Your professor must open the course […]

February 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
MS Office for Student Laptops

MS Office for Student Laptops

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Does FIT offer downloads of the MS office for our laptops? I have never heard of a school not including this. - by Julianna Alabado Answer: Hello Juliana, Unfortunately, no we do not not give out Microsoft Office for students but we do offer a discounted Microsoft Office. To purchase […]

January 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

FIT Community As President Brown referenced during her Convocation comments, FIT is deploying an advanced wireless technology solution.  The new system will blanket all administrative and academic buildings with over 500 access points, providing high quality wireless signal strength.  The system is designed to support classrooms and other high concentration usage areas. Design and configuration […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Why is it that I pay upwards of $12,000 a semester to go to school and live in the dorms at  IT and I get better wifi reception at the Starbucks down the street? I feel as if the high tuition I pay, as well as the tuition the other […]

November 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
Angel Course Technical Problems

Angel Course Technical Problems

If students are having technical trouble in an online Angel course they should first let their instructor know of the problem, and then contact: SLN HelpDesk at 1-800-875-6269 E-mail: faculty.helpdesk@SLN.suny.edu.   Office hours: Mon-Thurs 8am-9pm, Friday 8am-5pm, Saturday 1-5pm&Sunday 1 9pm.  

September 27, 2012 | By | Reply More