Category Archives: Mac

Accessing Network Drives on a Mac

Note: This was originally posted on August 15, 2016 and was updated to reflect changes in the process on August 8, 2017. We’ve had some questions about how to access network drives on a Mac so I felt that this … Continue reading

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The Growing Threat from Phishing

One tool we have used here in ITS to remove Malware is Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Having recently acquired AdwareMedic for the Mac,  Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is now also available on the Mac platform. The folks over at Malwarebytes recently blogged about “The … Continue reading

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Small-group training sessions for Spring Term 2015

Various training sessions and workshops are provided by ITS throughout the year. All employees and students are welcome to attend, free of charge. Staff can also get credit for Blue and Gold Certification which is our on-campus professional development program. You can … Continue reading

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Students & employees can now get Office Professional via Office 365

Microsoft now offers Office 365 including Office Professional Plus (2016 for Windows) or Office Professional (2011/2016 for Mac), as well as versions for iOS or Android, to current students and employees of Augustana. iOS/Android: download the app in the App Store or … Continue reading

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Taking screen shots

Users being upgraded from Windows XP to Windows 7 will receive, among many other upgrades and enhancements, a great built-in way to take screen shots. Since the early days of Windows, using the Print Screen button, located in the upper … Continue reading

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Creating a Desktop Alias (Mac)

If you are a PC user, please refer to the previous entry: Creating a Desktop Shortcut. Would you like to be able to create a desktop icon that would bring you directly to a website or computer program that you … Continue reading

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