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Technology Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Why use Google Drive?

Why use Google Drive? Well, because it's awesome! Store all of your documents in one place, accessible anywhere with an internet connection, and never use a flash drive again! UNI is given 25gb of storage per person which will store a LOT of documents and presentations. Do yourself a favor and check it out today. Visit lynda.uni.edu to see all of the features that are offered. Stop on in or give us a call with any questions!

What is Secunia and why should I use it?

Secunia is a computer security program that will scan your computer and check to make sure all of your programs are up to date and protected. Go ahead and download it from the following link and check it out. Let us know if you have any questions!

 See http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal

Access your Student File Space from your computer

ITS provides all UNI students with a network Student File Space of 2GB for access on and off campus. You can use this storage space for documents, files, email, and anything that pertains to your school work here at UNI.  For more information see:

 See https://www.uni.edu/its/support/article/1198

How to setup UNI Gmail on devices with separate Email Clients

Listed here is a link to the UNI Gmail server settings. With these settings you should be able to receive and send your UNI email on most email clients.  For more information see:

See  http://www.uni.edu/its/support/article/1356

Is there a keyboard shortcut?

Chances are there's a quicker way to do any basic command that you are performing on both Windows and Mac computers.

See  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/126449

See  http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1343

How can I benefit from Lynda?

Lynda is a training service free for all students, faculty, and staff at UNI.  There are hundreds of topics available ranging from Microsoft Office to Google Analytics.  

See lynda.uni.edu  and login with your CatID credentials