IT Help Desk Archives

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:46 pm

CAB* – Protect Yourself From Scams! (IT Training Tip)

With so many scams happening on a daily basis, it’s sometimes hard to tell what is real and what might be an actual…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:45 pm

Microsoft Office – Word Default Font (IT Training Tip)

When launching Microsoft Word, the default font is automatically set to Font: Calibri, Font Size: 11. If you would like to change the default font to…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:45 pm

G Suite – G Suite? Google Apps? Which one is it?? (IT Training Tip)

You may see reference to G Suite and Google Apps and wonder which one is it? On September 29, 2016, Google changed its Google Apps…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:44 pm

G Suite – Convert a PDF File to Text using G Suite Docs (IT Training Tip)

The IT Help Desk on occasion receives inquiries on how to convert a PDF File to Text so it can…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:44 pm

iPhone/iPad – Troubleshooting a Misbehaving iDevice (IT Training Tip)

iPhones and iPads (iDevice) can be wonderful devices. They offer the perfect companion to a laptop or desktop computer. They…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:43 pm

G Suite – Customize the Application Launcher (IT Training Tip)

When accessing your Bates Gmail account or Calendar from a web browser, you may have noticed a 3×3 grid on the top right corner of your Bates Gmail…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:41 pm

Bates Web – Navigate to Common Pages on the Bates Website Quickly and Efficiently (IT Training Tip)

Do you have trouble with remembering the web address of some commonly accessed web pages on the Bates website, such as…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:41 pm

G Suite – Importance Markers in Bates Gmail (IT Training Tip)

When logged into your Bates Gmail account, have you ever wondered what those little markers () to the left of each…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:40 pm

IT Help Desk – An Easy Way to Find your Bates ATag Number (IT Training Tip)

When contacting the Bates College IT Help Desk, A Technology Support Specialist will often ask you for your “Bates ATag Number” to accurately identify your…

Friday

July 21, 2017 12:39 pm

G Suite – New Features with Forms (IT Training Tip)

If you use G Suite Forms to collect data, Google has recently added some new functionality that you may find helpful. There…