Friday, April 19, 2013

Fill Out Survey! Win Prizes!

Information Technology Services would like your opinion of support over the past year. In addition to providing valuable data to us, you have a chance to win one of following items:

- Seagate 500 GB external hard drive
- 8 Gb USB flash drive

Got an Idea of How ITS Can Improve?

The Information Technology department is always looking for better ways to improve your experience with Ferris State's technology services. So, we've set up an IT Services Feedback Forum that will serve as another tool to link communication between faculty, staff, and IT.

Currently, our main goal is to gather your ideas for quick wins to improve your daily technology experience and/or your technology support experience with IT

Adobe Acrobat Pro X - Hide Private Information

Do you have a PDF file to publish that has private information you want to hide, such as emails, phone numbers, or addresses? Adobe Acrobat Pro X has tools available to help hide information.

Select the Tools pane, and expand the

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Active Directory Migration Update

Back in July 2012, Information Technology Services (ITS) began migrating departments within the Administration and Finance division from Novell to Active Directory. Every

Preparing Your Classroom for Fall Semester

Now is the time to inform the TAC of your classroom software needs for Fall 2013. During the summer, TAC technicians are busy at work preparing classrooms for the next school year. Contact the TAC as soon as possible to submit your software request. 

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Wireless Network Tip

Is your computer having issues accessing the FerrisWiFi or FSUStudent campus wireless network? Make sure the "preferred band" is set to 5.2GHz. Below are instructions on how to do this in Windows 7:

Friday, April 5, 2013

Adobe Acrobat Pro X - Add a Header or Footer


Need to add a header or footer to your PDF document? Here's how to do it in Adobe Acrobat Pro X. 

Select the following options in the order listed:


  1. Tools
  2. Pages
  3. Edit Page Design
  4. Header & Footer
  5. Add Header & Footer

Technical Education & Outreach Workshops in April

Windows 7  

In this training, participants will get a hands on look at using Windows 7.  Participants will learn shortcuts to become more efficient in their jobs, along with some basic computer maintenance.  

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
2:00 - 3:00 pm
FLITE 108


iOS III- iPads & iPhones (Advanced)