Tag: Tips

Email Forwarding

Email Forwarding

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum Hi, How do I forward my emails to my gmail account? -Jessica Planter Answer: Jessica, If you choose to forward, your email will be removed from the FIT server, IT 4 FIT will not be able to restore any of your email. Your FIT email will not show in your FIT […]

January 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Joining iCloud

Joining iCloud

    If you’re like me, you’ve probably been procrastinating and avoiding your move from MobileMe to iCloud, which you will eventually have to do before June 30, 2012. Or maybe, you have an Apple device, but you just haven’t gotten around to signing up for iCloud. If you’re finally ready to move your devices […]

December 15, 2011 | By | Reply More
Problems Receiving E-mail Using iMail

Problems Receiving E-mail Using iMail

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum Hello Ask IT, This semester I’ve been having an email problem: When some of my students email me, the “from” address is firstname_lastname@imail.fitsuny.edu.  If I reply to this address, the email bounces, but I don’t get the “Delivery Status Notification” for at least 24 hours.  What’s going on?  Where do these “fitsuny” addresses come […]

November 7, 2011 | By | Reply More
E-mail Forwarding

E-mail Forwarding

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum Hi – how exactly can I go about setting up all emails from my FIT email account to be automatically forwarded to my personal email ? Please let me know. Many thanks ! Tyree Answer: Hi Tyree, When you sign into your email go to the preferences on the […]

September 11, 2011 | By | Reply More
QuickStart Guide for Connecting Computer to Projector in new A-Labs

QuickStart Guide for Connecting Computer to Projector in new A-Labs

Teaching in a new A-Lab? Want to hookup your computer to the Projector and Sound System? QuickStart PDF guide here.

March 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
Use MS Word & Acrobat Pro to create Table of Contents for a PDF

Use MS Word & Acrobat Pro to create Table of Contents for a PDF

  Have a large PDF document you’d like to create a table of contents for?  Well today’s you’re lucky day, here’s the how to tutorial: If the video size is too small to follow in this blog post, direct link here.

March 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
Reset Your Password vs. Change Your Password

Reset Your Password vs. Change Your Password

It may sound like quibbling but there is a difference between resetting your password and changing your password. When  you reset your password you are setting it back to the initial password (the first one you ever got at FIT) which is your date of birth in the default format of MmmDDYYYY example Jan031979. Keeping […]

February 25, 2011 | By | Reply More
webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

Just a reminder, or introduction for he new students, staff, and faculty, that you have 5GB of personal storage to use with WebFiles, FIT’s document management system.  That means you can upload/download your files on campus, from home, the dorm, Europe, anywhere with an internet connection.  If you have not checked it out yet, here […]

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
Approving WebPages From Home

Approving WebPages From Home

ASK IT form questions & comments: From Elaine Maldonado: Must I be on campus to approve edited Red Dot pages? Answer: Hi Elaine, I reached out to Patty McGillin and here is the answer: “No, you do not have to be on campus to approve pages. Tip: sometimes the link to approve a page will […]

June 18, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Matching Colors in Apple Keynote

Matching Colors in Apple Keynote

Here is a function within Apple’s presentation software, Keynote, that allows you match any color up on your screen. Lets say you have a title on a slide and it would look great if it cold just be that exact color blue in the image you are using. well, that’s possible  and here’s how you […]

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