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Mobile Scanning Applications
Mobile scanning applications offer a great way to capture information from documents, whiteboards, business cards, receipts, menus, signs, handwritten memos, or anything else containing text that you want to import but not manually type out yourself. These two options are available for both iOS...
rating 14 Jan, 2021
Recording with Panopto's Desktop Applications
Record a Video on a Windows PC (Scroll Down For Mac Instructions) (Scroll even Further for iOS (iPad) instructions) You can find Panopto's web-based recording solution in the following article: Recording with Panopto Capture - A Web-based Recording Application Record a Video on a...
rating 12 Jan, 2021
Recording with Panopto Capture - A Web-based Recording Application
Panopto Capture is Panopto's web-based recorder which allows a user to easily record audio, video, and entire screens or application windows. A user can access Panopto Capture from directly within their browser, and no download is required. The following link contains documentation from Panopto...
rating 12 Jan, 2021
Making Your Course Available/Unavailable to Students
By default, the Blackboard Learn Course Availability Setting for students is always set to Yes. You can change it to the beginning and end dates for the term as they are listed in Banner as well as on the course catalog. This means your students cannot access your course before the first day of...
rating 08 Jan, 2021
Restrict Chat Options in Webex
Webex allows you to customize who can chat and how. Click on Participant > Assign Privileges
rating 07 Jan, 2021
Prevent Webex Participants From Using Cameras
When you launch the meeting go immediately to the menu on top and select Meetings -> Options -> General tab -> and check or uncheck the box for allowing video for participants. Then click Apply For MAC You need to do this at the time of the meeting. (after launching the...
rating 07 Jan, 2021
Interfolio How To and Word Templates
The following link https://myeasternct.sharepoint.com/sites/InterfolioTemplates contains Microsoft Word templates to be used for Renewal, Promotion, and Tenure submission on the Interfolio platform. It also provides detailed instructions on how to use them in MS Word, and how to submit them in...
rating 07 Jan, 2021
Create PDF Portfolios - Merging Signed PDFs Into One Document
PDF Portfolios can be created when you need to collect a series of PDFs in one document. As an alternative to merging documents into one PDF, it has the advantage of being able to include digitally signed PDFs. To Create a PDF Portfolio Launch Acrobat Acrobat DC application (not Acrobat...
rating 06 Jan, 2021
Add Users to a Blackboard Course
This article covers instructions for single user enrollment and bulk enrollments for courses and organizations in Blackboard. Single User Enrollment Blackboard allows an instructor to add other users to their course who are not automatically added by registration. Log into your course. ...
rating 04 Jan, 2021
Work at Home and Online Class Toolbox for Students
Office 365 (Teams) You can access the Office 365 suite from home using a web browser. You can check your Outlook email, and use a variety of applications, as well as install them on your personal machine. Overview of Office and how to get it installed on your personal devices Office 365 in...
rating 30 Dec, 2020
Purchasing Hardware and Software (Home Use and On Campus)
Purchasing Hardware and Software Faculty requests for new hardware and software should be directed to the department chair. Requests are prioritized by the department chair and forwarded to the Dean's office. CIT offers consultation on technical issues related to potential purchases. Please note...
rating 23 Dec, 2020
Beginner's Guide to Adobe Sign
Beginner's Guide to Adobe Sign The following link contains information from Adobe about Adobe Sign: https://helpx.adobe.com/sign/tutorials.html This article includes the following content areas: Send to a Single Recipient Send to Multiple Recipients Set Up Routing for Signing Order ...
rating 22 Dec, 2020
How to Hide Adobe Sign Agreement
How to Hide Adobe Sign Agreement Users cannot delete agreements in Adobe Sign. They can cancel, and if you do not wish to see it listed, you can hide the agreement. The following link contains information from Adobe Sign regarding instructions on how to hide an agreement:...
rating 21 Dec, 2020
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Help for Students/Participant
The following link contains information from Blackboard about the Collaborate Ultra Experience for Students/Participants: https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Participant
rating 07 Dec, 2020
Interfolio Instructions for Committee Chairs, Deans, and the Provost  
Interfolio Instructions for Committee Chairs, Deans, and the Provost This article covers how to: Upload the required file (one letter from the DEC, Dean, P&T, or Provost) How to upload more than the single required letter file Note: If you upload your letter via this function it is...
rating 04 Dec, 2020
Online Help Desk Request
Online Help Desk Request Online Help Desk requests can be made at https://myeasternct.sharepoint.com/sites/HelpDesk
rating 01 Dec, 2020
Installing Adobe Acrobat DC and Creative Cloud Applications
All university-owned Windows computers have the main Adobe Creative Cloud application installed, which manages the individual Adobe applications. However, due to the size, the standard Eastern package only includes some of the individual applications. If the application you need is not on your...
rating 01 Dec, 2020
Course Evaluations
This article covers instructions for students to evaluate a course and instructions for faculty to access a course evaluation. Note: The course evaluation link is only activated for students 21 days prior to the last day of their section and will remain open for 4 days following the last day of...
rating 24 Nov, 2020
Book Training with CIT
Book a remote one-on-one with CIT Book a remote one-on-one training session with a CIT staff member by clicking the following link: https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/CITTraining@myeasternct.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/ How-to instructions are below. Choose a service Click the...
rating 24 Nov, 2020
VPN and Remote Access Guides
VPN Login and Remote Access Options/Processes VPN & Citrix Course Access Request for Faculty VPN Login and Remote Access for Students VPN Access to General Purpose Labs for Students Downloading and Using Citrix Workspace for Remote Lab Access Troubleshooting Citrix Workspace ...
rating 18 Nov, 2020
Qualtrics - Learn to use Qualtrics Core XM
Qualtrics at Eastern can be accessed from the All Apps page in Office 365 or the following URL: https://easternct.co1.qualtrics.com/ IMPORTANT: The links below contain online training from Quatrics. After clicking on one of the below training links and choosing a course you will be prompted to...
rating 17 Nov, 2020
Combining, Modifying and Bookmarking PDFs - Adobe Acrobat Tutorials
The following link contains information from Adobe about modifying pdf files using Adobe Acrobat DC. This article requires the full version of Adobe Acrobat DC (not Acrobat Reader). All university-owned Windows computers have the main Adobe Creative Cloud application installed, which manages the...
rating 12 Nov, 2020
Reviewing a Portfolio Submission in Interfolio
Interfolio is a secure, user-friendly interface that allows candidates to quickly and easily assemble a packet of materials for their review and submit these materials online. This article explains what to expect as a reviewer of a portfolio conducted using Interfolio's Review, Promotion &...
rating 12 Nov, 2020
Submitting a Portfolio to Interfolio
Submitting a Portfolio to Interfolio Interfolio is a secure, user-friendly interface that allows candidates to quickly and easily assemble a packet of materials for their review and submit these materials online. This article explains what to expect as the candidate of a review conducted using...
rating 12 Nov, 2020
MacOS Catalina and Screen Sharing
macOS Catalina and Screen Sharing There is a new settings on macOS Catalina (the most updated macOS). You must allow screen sharing before being able to provide screen sharing options. Example: MS Teams To fix this, go to your System Preferences > Security and Privacy > Privacy...
rating 11 Nov, 2020