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==Computer distribution & configuration==
 
==Computer distribution & configuration==

Revision as of 10:16, 20 August 2008

Welcome to the Midd Helpdesk wiki! Please read Wiki Editing Protocol if this is your first visit.

Today's talk

  • I'm creating this section as a "mini bulletin-board" where y'all can post tips, reminders, things you want people to read for a couple of days. --Topher
  • Many users seem to not have noticed the rack of Helpdesk guides outside LIB202. Remind them that it's there - encourage people to use it!
  • Securing information - personal identifying information needs to be protected, yet many of us have it on our computers -- want to find out whether your computer may have personal information stored on it? Check out this work at Cornell - http://www.cit.cornell.edu/security/ ("Spider" forensics tool may be of interest) - Nate

LIS Helpdesk

Protocol | Policy | Resources | HEAT .

Network & Internet

Network Troubleshooting (Windows, Mac) | Email configuration, SPAM and Backscatter | Infrastructure | Remote Assistance | Wireless | Off Campus Access (VPN, Dial-Up, etc.)

Applications and OS

Viruses and malware | Languages | Useful Applications | Compatibility | Operating System | Data Recovery and Backup

Specific programs: Windows Explorer | Microsoft Office | Banner & BannerWeb | Novell Client | Entourage | Web Browsers

Quick tips: Taking Screenshots

Troubleshooting: Windows Hangs Before or After Login

Using and troubleshooting hardware

Printers | Monitors | External hard disks | Cooling - Overheating - Heat Issues

Advanced Port Replicator (aka APR/Docking stations)

Target Disk Mode

Cleaning Computers

Computer distribution & configuration

Notes on:

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