Information & Library Services Archives


August 31, 2011 8:46 pm

PuTTy: Install and Configure Remote Access for Windows (SSH)

For security reasons Secure Shell (SSH) has replaced Telnetas the supported method of remote access. SSH provides a secure connection…


August 31, 2011 8:36 pm

Protecting Yourself On The Internet

A. Cookies: Cookies are little pieces of information that web sites store on your computer. B. Common scams: “phishing” Banks…


August 31, 2011 8:34 pm

Protecting Your Information

A. At the office: Never give your Bates password to anyone. It can be used to look at confidential information…


August 31, 2011 8:32 pm

Protecting Your Computer

A. Administrative password: Put a secure administrative password on own computer (Some viruses are now set to guess passwords and…


August 31, 2011 8:31 pm

Printing Tips

For fast and efficient printing, Information and Library Services advocates the use of our network printers located throughout campus; that not…


August 31, 2011 8:29 pm

Powerpoint: Presentation Tips

PowerPoint slideshows should enhance your presentation, not detract from it. Here are a few simple tips to start you on…


August 31, 2011 8:28 pm

Powerpoint: Web Image Capturing and Basic Slideshow

Powerpoint can be used to create digital slideshows to enhance your talk… not as a substitute for a good presentation!…


August 31, 2011 8:26 pm

Photoshop Resources

Adobe Photoshop CS is the industry standard application for editing images for web, print, and screen presentation. Photoshop provides a…


August 31, 2011 7:53 pm

Peer to Peer (p2p) Configuration

As we administer the College’s Computer Use Policy, we try to assure that all users have access to their fair…


August 31, 2011 7:49 pm

Password Change Process

Notification will be sent via e-mail to each Bates community member with a network account starting one month from the…