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+apple macintosh
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+apple -macintosh
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+apple ~macintosh
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+apple +(>turnover <strudel)
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apple*
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Logging into SelfService (eWeb)
Access Self Service (eWeb) by first logging into Office 365. You no longer need your Eastern ID and PIN. Accessing from the O365 portal page: Access SelfService (eWeb) through the Office 365 portal at: ...
rating 01 Oct, 2019
Password Management
Password Management: A. When a notification states your password is expired or will expire soon B. To change a password that has not yet expired NOTE: If you've forgotten your password, you will need to contact the ITS Help Desk at (860)-465-4346 and select Option 1. A. When a notification...
rating 01 Oct, 2019
Connecting to Wi-Fi at Eastern and Finding Your Mac Address
The instructions below relate to using ECSU-BYOD or ECSU BYOD5. If you are using eduroam, please see Article 180: Wireless Services. Temporary Access Eastern WiFi will allow account holders to connect devices that have browsers and keyboard input (computers, tablets, phones, etc.) when they...
rating 01 Oct, 2019
View Only Your Account Doesn't Allow Editing on a Mac - Office 365 Error
After installing Office 365 apps on a personally owned Mac some users get an error that says: View Only. Your account doesn't allow editing on a Mac. To learn more, contact your admin about your Office plan This article lists possible solutions to the issue. First verify that you are using...
rating 19 Mar, 2019
How to Start a New Club or Organization
Forming a Student Organization is not as complicated as you may have heard it to be. There are several steps that you have to complete before you can be recognized as an established organization. The steps can be easily followed because they are all connected and flow together making the process...
rating 03 Jul, 2018


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Accessing Advisees List via eWeb
How to access a list of the students you are advising via eWeb: Using your ECSU credentials, log into eWeb Please see related Article 21: Logging into SelfService (eWeb) Click on the Faculty Services tab Click on Faculty & Advisor- Student Information Menu Click on the Advisee...
rating 09 Dec, 2019
Submit a Portfolio
If you are eligible, the provost will have added you to a Blackboard Organization named for the review your are involved with. You will find this in Blackboard, on either the My Eastern tab or the Community Tab, provided you still have the default My Organizations Module there. If you have removed...
rating 04 Dec, 2019
Create a Portfolio
These are the technical guidelines for creating your AAUP Portfolio. Please refer to the AAUP Portfolio Guidelines for specific contract requirements and specifications. The Portfolio Tool is available to all Blackboard account holders. Faculty can begin building portfolios as soon as they...
rating 04 Dec, 2019
FindTime
FindTime is an Outlook Add-In that let's you conduct a poll to determine possible meeting times. Because it's integrated with Outlook, it knows the free/busy time of your participants and will present options with that in mind. Once consensus is reached you can easily book the meeting and have it...
rating 26 Nov, 2019
Getting Started with OneDrive and Sharepoint Commons
The university replaced personal file shares, known as Z-Drives, and common file shares, known as the Common Drive with Microsoft Cloud services. OneDrive Storage and SharePoint Online can by synced with the OneDrive App on your computer letting you interact with your data via Windows Explorer,...
rating 21 Nov, 2019