Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Windows XP and Office 2003 Support Ends April 8, 2014

On April 8, 2014 Microsoft will no longer be providing security updates for Windows XP or Office 2003. If you or a student employee are using a computer in an office environment and it still has the Windows XP operating system on it or Office 2003, please contact the TAC at tac@ferris.edu or

Monday, February 17, 2014

Adding Bookmarks to PDFs in Adobe Acrobat Pro X

Do you have a lengthy PDF file? Would you like to separate information to make it easier to find what you are looking for? Try using the Bookmarks feature in Adobe Acrobat Pro X:

What is Data Hygiene?

There is much more to data hygiene than just cleaning and maintaining your data. Data Hygiene means keeping the information that is on your computer clean. Viruses and other malware can steal data that is on your computer. 
You shouldn't save data on your computer that is confidential. Confidential data should

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Survey Drawing Winner for January 2014!

Enter to win.
Each time you complete the satisfaction survey emailed to you after the TAC has closed a work ticket, you will be entered into a drawing to win a free lunch at The Rock. The drawings will be held at the end of each month throughout 2014. The winner for the month of January is

Monday, February 10, 2014

Have You Heard of Vimeo?

When you make a video and want to upload it to the Internet, the first place you probably think to go is YouTube. But there is another well-known video hosting site called Vimeo. YouTube is a video giant, with over 72 hours of video being uploaded every minute. Vimeo, on the other hand, is much

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Verify Emergency Text Alert Information

Have you signed up to receive text messages to your cell phone in the event of a campus emergency?

Students and employees are strongly encouraged to verify/set up your cell phone information to receive text alerts in the case of an emergency and receive weather updates.  Please login to MyFSU, and on the MyFSU tab, look for the Emergency Text Alerts channel.  Click on the Emergency Text