Tag: Tips

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 […]

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Easy Contact Form

Easy Contact Form

I wanted to highlight the option built right in to your new posts and pages to create a very easy contact form.  This can come in really handy if you are looking for feedback, requesting basic information, or want to … Continue reading

November 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Hidden Font Options

Hidden Font Options

Depending on the theme that you are using for your blog you will have different options on how you can (or can’t in some instances) manipulate the fonts in your posts.  If you are using the original FIT template and … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Automatically Post to Twitter, Facebook and More

Automatically Post to Twitter, Facebook and More

In the past you had to jump through some hoops to get your posts sent directly to your affiliated Facebook or Twitter accounts.  Well, not anymore.  Jetpack was upgraded today to version 2.0 which includes a very powerful sharing tool … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Changing your “by-line” name in your posts

Changing your “by-line” name in your posts

Do you have a nickname you prefer to go by? Or do you want just your first name to show when you post? No sweat. Click on your name on the upper-right corner of the page from the dashboard to … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Need a Proofreader?

Need a Proofreader?

I recently stumbled upon this proofreading option within the profile options in WordPress.  I tend to write a post when the moment strikes and even though my computer’s OS picks up on most typos, I am loving the build in … Continue reading

October 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.  

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Lynda.com

Lynda.com

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Good Morning, I was curious when Lynda.com was going to be available again? Thanks, Amanda Keeler   Answer: Hi Amanda, Lynda.com is available.  What type of problem are you having accessing it? If you log into http://myfit.fitnyc.edu with your FIT username and password you will see a link to Lynda.com […]

August 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I’m  a freshman who just moved into Alumni Hall in 2F. I have a wireless enabled printer which I’d like to share with my 3 roommates via the FIT dorm network. As a part of setting up the printer,  I tried to setup the Wi-Fi connection – it found the network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Autodesk for Students

Autodesk for Students

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hello, I’m an interior design student and I’ve recently formatted my computer so that all the softwares I had on it were deleted, including Autocad. I saved the password that was issued to me when I first downloaded it at the beginning of last semester, and I was wondering […]

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