Information & Library Services Archives


February 12, 2013 2:31 pm

Typing Chinese in Windows 7

Adding the Ability to Type in Chinese (Simplified) on Windows Computers 1) Click on the Start button and select Devices…


September 1, 2011 7:10 pm

Windows XP: Connection to Windows Updates

Windows XP allows you to connect to the Windows Update Service so that you can download and install all critical…


September 1, 2011 1:54 pm

WinSCP SFTP: Install and Configure

WinSCP software for Windows is intended to be used to securely transfer files from local machines to the server…


September 1, 2011 1:51 pm

Windows Vista/7: Connecting to Netapp (Paris)

Connecting to Windows Vista / 7 to Paris (Netapp): A. Click the Start button In the “Start Search” field at the…


September 1, 2011 1:49 pm

Windows XP Updates: Trusted Sites

Windows updates are critically important for the protection of your home computer, and should be reviewed and installed routinely. In…


September 1, 2011 1:28 pm

Web Image Capture Copyright and Citation Considerations

When using the web to gather information and images for academic endeavors, always consider copyright issues, and whenever you use…


September 1, 2011 1:14 pm

Accents and Diacritics in Windows XP

A. Typing accents and non-English diacritics in Windows XP Log On Click the Start button Click on Control Panel Click…


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 7:12 pm

Internet Explorer 7: Tips and Commands

On December 21, 2009 the Bates campus (including offices, labs, and kiosks) will all be running Internet Explorer version 7….


August 31, 2011 6:39 pm

Enabling Windows File Synchronization

Most Windows applications default to storing a user’s documents and data files within the My Documents folder, which is located on…