IT Help Desk Archives

Saturday

January 13, 2018 5:36 pm

Microsoft® Excel – Flash Fill (IT Training Tip)

The Flash Fill feature in Microsoft® Excel 2013/2016 for Windows fills in data for you when a pattern is detected. As an example, let’s say…

Monday

January 8, 2018 4:37 pm

How do I connect my iPhone/iPad to Bates WiFi?

You will want to connect your iOS Device to the Bates Secure WiFi and not Bates Open WiFi. The Bates…

Monday

January 8, 2018 3:39 pm

How do I setup a Bates issued iPad?

New iPad Setup – Power On your new iPad Tap on your preferred language (English) Tap on Your Country or…

Friday

January 5, 2018 3:53 pm

G Suite – Google Calendar Gadget (IT Training Tip)

In Bates Gmail, there is a lab/plug-in available that will provide you with a compressed view of your Google Calendar in the left margin of…

Thursday

December 21, 2017 3:48 pm

Thesis Planning – Winter/Fall 2018

A Quick Reference for Thesis Planning Prepare your Computer – Use a current version of Microsoft Office/Word. Download and apply…

Thursday

December 21, 2017 2:00 pm

Microsoft® Office – Insert a Screenshot (IT Training Tip)

Inserting a screenshot into a Microsoft® Word, Excel, or PowerPoint Document can sometimes be a challenge. With Microsoft® Windows, you need to remember the keyboard shortcut (ALT+PRTSCN)…

Friday

December 15, 2017 3:03 pm

IT Help Desk – Removing Formatting Characteristics (IT Training Tip)

When performing a text copy from one location (source) and pasting to another location (destination), such as in a Microsoft® Word Document, a G Suite Doc, WordPress,…

Monday

December 11, 2017 2:49 pm

How do I access the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite?

To access the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite you will first need to request an account from the Bates College IT…

Friday

December 8, 2017 4:14 pm

Ellucian® Banner – Create A Customized Personal Menu (IT Training Tip)

Ellucian® Banner or Banner INB (Internet Native Banner), is the college’s Administrative Information System or ERP. Banner INB enables the college to collect, manage, and store…

Tuesday

December 5, 2017 1:03 pm

Where can I find tutorials and FAQ’s for Lyceum?

Tutorials and FAQ’s for Lyceum can be found in the Resources section of the Curricular & Research Computing webpage.  …