Technology Tutorials & FAQs

Tutorials

Lynda.com

Desire2Learn (D2L)

CITS Training

Setup your e-mail account on your mobile phone

Setup e-mail for Android Phone users

Faculty/Staff: Accessing Z: Drive From Personal Computer

From a Windows 7 or Windows Vista Computer
From a Mac Computer (10.4 or greater)
From a Windows XP Computer

FAQs

What is the status of Office 365 Migration Project?

A. Follow this link for details of the Office 365 project https://uwcxcits.uwex.uwc.edu/Office365/default.aspx

How can I manage my email better?

A. Watch the following video:  http://inboxzero.com/video/

What new computer should I buy? 

These are the very minimum hardware specifications you should consider when buying a new computer.
RAM 2 GB or more
Video RAM: 512 MB
Processor: 1 giga hertz (GHz) or faster (32-bit or 64 bit processor)
Hard Disk Space: 200 GB
Operating System: Windows 7, Snow Leopard 10.6
Wireless Card: Wireless G Compatible

Deals on Dell PC's. At least 10% off!
Apple Discounts 5-10% off!

Where can I find free Anti-Virus and Anti-Malware Software? 

Wisconsin Integrated Software Catalog (WISC Software)
Symantec Anti-Virus

Why doesn't D2L work on my home computer?

A. Try running the D2L System Check

Where is the best place to save on the school's computers?

A. The best place to save your work is on your Z: Drive, a personal storage space which you can access from any computer on campus. Locate the icon on your desktop labeled "Z: Drive". Double-click on this icon to view your files. When saving files from another appliation such as MS Word be sure the destination path is Z: Drive.

How do I check my printing account balance?

A. Click on the paper account icon on the taskbar. Your remaining balance will display. The first $10.00 of printing is included in student fees. If you need to add money to your account, fill out the request form. Additional prints are .05/page for black and white, and .25/page for color.

How do I check my grades on PRISM?

 

What are the IT Policies?

Follow this link for detailed IT Services Policies