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How much notice IT requires for setting up a new hire's computer
Information Technology requires two weeks notice before the start date of a new hire to ensure there is a computer available for deployment. Additional time...
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 at 8:28 AM
How to record audio on your computer or phone
You may find yourself in need of recording audio using your desktop, laptop, or other mobile device. This article will show you how to do so using several p...
Wed, May 16, 2018 at 1:45 PM
Minimizing your exposure to malware
Do not open any files attached to an email from an unknown, suspicious or untrustworthy source. Do not open any files attached to an email unless you know...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 2:59 PM
Technology considerations for supervisors when employees are leaving
The following is a checklist of technology considerations for supervisors with regard to employees who are exiting the University. Please note that an Emplo...
Tue, Feb 18, 2020 at 12:53 PM
Things to know before requesting a computer for a new hire
There are several factors to consider before requisitioning a computer for a new hire: Does the new hire have a desk?  The desk should be within reach o...
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 at 8:26 AM
Viewing PDF's
Mac: Mac computers running OS X have built-in capability to view and create PDFs. To view a file that ends in the .pdf extension, simply double-cli...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 3:04 PM
Why can't I print a PDF file to a Toshiba printer from my Mac?
If you are having problems printing a PDF file to a Toshiba printer, it might be because of the printer drivers that Toshiba uses.  You can change your Open...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 3:06 PM
What is a .pdf?
 PDF stands for Portable Document Format, a file format developed by Adobe Systems. PDFs capture the fonts, images, and format of a document, making it poss...
Fri, Jul 21, 2017 at 12:38 PM
What is a ".zip" file?
 Files that end with the extension ".zip" are archive files that contain a collection of files in a compressed format. Compression can dramaticall...
Fri, Jul 21, 2017 at 12:58 PM
What is Malware (Viruses, Adware, Spyware)?
Malware is a class of software that is written with the intent to infiltrate computers without the users’ consent. The effects of such programs vary accordi...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 3:06 PM