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new_students [2013/05/07 14:32]
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new_students [2014/04/21 09:20] (current)
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To submit a help ticket, visit: To submit a help ticket, visit:
http://www.brockport.edu/lits/helpdesk/ticket.php http://www.brockport.edu/lits/helpdesk/ticket.php
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=====Do I need to buy a specific type of computer?===== =====Do I need to buy a specific type of computer?=====
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=====Do I need to purchase a printer for my dorm room?===== =====Do I need to purchase a printer for my dorm room?=====
It is not necessary because Brockport has [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/labs/index.php|labs all over campus]] with printers, but it is highly recommended. It is not necessary because Brockport has [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/labs/index.php|labs all over campus]] with printers, but it is highly recommended.
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 +=====How can I print from home?=====
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 +To print to a lab printer from a laptop open a browser and go to [[http://printers.brockport.edu/app]]. Using your NetID and Password you can print to any network lab printer.
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 +For detailed instructions check out [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/documentation/printing/wireless]]
=====Does Brockport have a printing policy?===== =====Does Brockport have a printing policy?=====
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=====Are computer discounts available to Brockport Students?===== =====Are computer discounts available to Brockport Students?=====
Technology Support Services advises that you always look at advertised deals. Technology Support Services advises that you always look at advertised deals.
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 +=====What kind of software is FREE to students at Brockport OnTheHub?=====
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 +Students can currently download the newest version of Microsoft Office and the operating systems Windows 7 & Windows 8 for FREE.
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 +Log-in to [[http://brockport.onthehub.com]] using your Net ID to see the impressive deals that are offered to members of the college.
=====What software is supported and does Brockport offer discounts for this supported software?===== =====What software is supported and does Brockport offer discounts for this supported software?=====
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  * [[labs:software|]]   * [[labs:software|]]
-You can download some software for free, including Microsoft Office by going to:+You can download some software for free, including the latest versions of Minitab, Maple, and Mathematica by going to:
   * [[http://software.brockport.edu]]    * [[http://software.brockport.edu]]
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=====What else should I know?===== =====What else should I know?=====
Check out the Library's [[http://www.brockport.edu/library/help/new-students.php|10 Tips for New Students]]. Check out the Library's [[http://www.brockport.edu/library/help/new-students.php|10 Tips for New Students]].
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 +**VLAB** - This program allows Brockport students access to our campus lab computers from home. Once this program is installed, the user can simply log in and utilize any of our PC software programs!
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 +For installation instructions check out [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/documentation/vlab/overview]]
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=====Contact Information===== =====Contact Information=====
Please feel free to contact the [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/helpdesk|IT Help Desk]] with any further questions: (585) 395-5151 option 1 [[helpdesk@brockport.edu]] or visit us in Drake Memorial Library Please feel free to contact the [[http://www.brockport.edu/lits/helpdesk|IT Help Desk]] with any further questions: (585) 395-5151 option 1 [[helpdesk@brockport.edu]] or visit us in Drake Memorial Library
 
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