Upcoming Adobe Webinars

January 31, 2019- Faculty & Staff Access to Adobe Software- Webinar You may have heard of Acrobat or Photoshop, but there is much more to learn about Adobe Creative Cloud!  Learn what Adobe software you have access to through Colby’s campus agreement with Adobe. In this session, Steven Watson, Adobe Senior Customer Success Manager, and...

Setting up a YouTube Account

Creating and Providing Youtube Content for Students Uploading a video to YouTube is one of the most efficient and user-friendly ways to share a video with students. With a streamlined upload process and room for customization, YouTube creates a convenient method to provide video content.

Using Colby Apps: Reply in Pop-out Window

I love working in webmail, but I don’t like how small the “Reply” editor is.  Here is a short video showing you a few different methods for giving yourself more editing room while authoring a Reply or Forward in webmail.

Using Groups, Playlists and Reporting at lynda.com

Here is a video tutorial showing you how you can use the Groups, Playlists and Reporting features offered at lynda.com to assign different tutorials to students in a class, student workers under your supervision or full-time Colby staff under your supervision. This can be a great way to: Gain back valuable classroom time Ensure student...

Mac OS X – Scrolling Tips

Have you been frustrated recently with how your Mac doesn’t scroll like it used to?  If so, I hope you find the tips in the video below helpful.

Using Colby Apps: New Login Screen and Drive Activity Stream

New Login Screen As was recently announced via General Announcements Google has changed the login screen for services like webmail, calendar and Drive.  In addition to the new look, you will now need to enter your full e-mail address when logging in (your alternate e-mail address will not work).  Below is a screenshot of the...

Microsoft Word: Insert Table of Contents

Have you ever wanted to insert a table of contents in your Word document, but aren’t sure how?  The video below will show you how to do just that on both a Windows and Mac computer.

Microsoft Word: Page Numbering

Have you ever needed to insert page numbers in Microsoft Word but you want those numbers to start on a page other than the first page of the document?  The video below will show you how to do just that on both a Windows and Mac computer.

Using Colby Apps: New Menu Interface

Google recently moved the links that had appeared at the top of your screen in a dark toolbar to a menu accessed by clicking an icon with 9 small black squares.  Below is a screenshot showing the old and the new ways to access these resources.