Wednesday, May 14, 2014

April Satisfaction Survey Winner

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 April is

Web and Media Accessibility Training in Big Rapids

Join the Technology Assistance Center, Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning, and the Disabilities Services Office the week of June 9, 2014 to learn more about web and media accessibility; what it is and how to create accessible media such as PDF files, Word documents, videos, and websites.

Web and Media Accessibility Training in Grand Rapids

Join the Technology Assistance Center, Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning, and the Disabilities Services Office on June 4, 2014 to learn more about web and media accessibility; what it is and how to create accessible media such as PDF files, Word documents, videos, and websites.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Computer Equipment Resale Offer for May 2014

It’s time for an upgrade! We’ve upgraded all dell desktops. We’ve also added iMacs to our line up.
We’re offering 20% off all Dell desktops purchased on the Computer Equipment Resale site starting May 16 until May 23, 2014. Enter promotion code TC0514 on the Payment Details page. Item availability is limited. 

Writing Effective Emails

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Here are 7 simple rules to follow when writing an email:

What Does Reliability Mean to TAC?

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Reliability is an important part of customer service. We know customers' want to work with someone they feel they can depend on. We know the customers' also want to have confidence in our ability to help them. In the Technology Assistance Center (TAC) reliability to us is our ability to

Adding a Link to a PDF II


Picture of the tools menuThere are several ways to use links in a PDF. In an earlier blog I covered how to use a link that will bring them to a different location within the document. In this blog I will cover adding a link to the document that will open a web page.   

To add a link:  
  • Click on Tools
  • Click on Content Editing
  • Go down to Add or Edit Link
    • Click on Add or Edit Link

Dell Member Purchase Program

Did you know as an employee of Ferris you can receive discounts on Dell computers and Microsoft Office for personal use? Plus other items!