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July 21, 2016 12:01 pm

Connecting to Bates Wireless (WiFi)

Computers, Laptops, and Smart Phones: Instructions for connecting to the Bates Secure SSID can be found at this FAQ. Game…


March 30, 2016 12:32 pm

Computer Lab Software: 2017-18

The below lists contain the titles and versions of Windows and Mac software applications that will be available during the…


December 21, 2015 1:00 pm

Web Publishing at Bates

Bates supports the following web publishing platforms: WordPress (for official college pages) WordPress support community at Bates Google Sites (for…


August 26, 2015 12:37 pm

Free Software

Bates provides access to well over a hundred different software applications in support of teaching, learning, research, and the administration…


July 21, 2015 2:42 pm

Back-to-School Computing Basics

Information and Library Services welcomes the Class of 2020 and all returning students!  If you have any questions about connecting to the Bates network, please don’t hesitate…


October 21, 2014 12:44 pm

[Redirect] Adding Printers using Self Service (Mac)

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May 23, 2014 9:08 am

Backup Bates Google Data using Takeout

Google Takeout allows you to backup your entire Bates Gmail account. This includes email messages, contacts, calendar entries, all Google…


January 16, 2014 1:42 pm

Printing to Paw-Print (Mac)

To setup Paw-Print and Paw-Print-Color on your Mac, use the following directions. The locations of Paw-Print printers can be found…


September 30, 2013 2:30 pm

Voicemail: Redirect To General Line

If you want to give callers an option to dial a new number to speak with someone else, when you…


September 30, 2013 2:28 pm

Voicemail: Call Transfer Recall

If you are transferring a call, get voicemail and would like to cancel out of voicemail and return to the…