ITS Tips

  • April 14, 2014
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    Need to add some images to a document or presentation? Use Google’s image search filters to find content that you can reuse.
  • April 9, 2014
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    Seeing as Penn Law has been nominated for a Webby, now is a good time to reflect and learn about the origin of the World Wide Web (and vote for us to win).
  • April 7, 2014
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    Low battery warning? Learn how to charge your battery faster when you need your phone the most.
  • April 3, 2014
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    Qualtrics has introduced a new feature that provides an automated summary to gauge the overall effectiveness and impact of your surveys.
  • March 31, 2014
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    Microsoft is officially ending support for Windows XP next week on April 8th, 2014.  What does that mean if you are still using Windows XP?
  • March 24, 2014
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    Mac OS X has built in keyboard shortcuts for many features, but why memorize when you can customize shortcuts?  This tip will explain how to edit keyboard shortcuts in Mac OS X.
  • March 20, 2014
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    Canvas has just released a new version of their mobile app for iOS.  Download it today for your iPhone or iPad!
  • March 17, 2014
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    Learn how to configure your iPad so it is useful for work.  This short Lynda course contains tutorials on how to set up an external keyboard, how to backup and secure your data, how to sync calendars and contacts, how to configure iCloud and more.
  • March 6, 2014
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    You can upload files to any Penn+Box folder by adjusting email options within the folder you choose.  Here is how to configure a Penn+Box folder to receive uploads from email attachments.
  • March 3, 2014
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    The Calendar is a global tool that keeps track of events and assignments across all of your courses in Canvas.  It integrates closely with the Assignments and Syllabus pages of your courses and also contains a tool for scheduling meetings between faculty and students.


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