Archives for "Software"


March 14, 2018 3:43 pm

What is the preferred way to insert graphics/images into a Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation?

When using Microsoft PowerPoint, there are several ways to add a graphic/image to your Microsoft PowerPoint slide Copy & Paste…


February 16, 2018 2:11 pm

Microsoft® Office – Customize the Quick Access Toolbar (IT Training Tip)

In Microsoft® Office 2013/2016 for Windows and Microsoft® Office 2016 for Mac, there are two menu systems that you may frequently utilize while using Microsoft® Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)….


January 19, 2018 5:24 pm

Lynda – On The Go? Take Lynda With You! (IT Training Tip) offers online courses from technology training to subjects in professional and personal growth. With over 5,000 course titles available, take an opportunity and visit!…


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…


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)…


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…


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…


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.  …


November 9, 2017 1:51 pm

Microsoft® Word – Document Readability

Microsoft® Word can scan your document and provide you with readability statistics, including Counts, Averages, and Readability Scores. Once enabled, Microsoft Word will review…


October 20, 2017 12:58 pm

How do I run the Adobe Serializer on a Mac?

The Adobe Serializer will update the license file for any of the Adobe Applications installed on your Mac.  To run…