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  • Connecting to the Student Wireless Network (Windows)

    Instructions for connecting your Windows computer to the Student Wireless Network.

    Last Modified: 8/9/2021
  • Connecting to the Faculty-Staff Wireless Network (Windows)


    Last Modified: 8/9/2021
  • How To Determine Your Operating System
    How To Determine Your Operating SystemFor Windows 8 Open Control PanelClick on System and SecurityYour version of Windows and Service Pack should be listed in the pop up windowFor Windows 7, Vista, an...
    Last Modified: 6/10/2020
  • Creating a Screenshot to Include in an Email or Document

    There are many times when you would like to include a picture of your computer screen in an email or other document. Here are the instructions For Windows users Press "PrtScn" to copy the entire sc...

    Last Modified: 5/29/2020
  • How to Map a Network Drive (Windows)
    How to map a network drive on a PC Windows Computer 1. Click start button or the folder icon on the taskbar           a. Right click computer           b. Choose
    Last Modified: 3/16/2020
  • How to Change Password on a Campus Computer
    1. Sign in to a computer at Hendrix using your current username and password. 2. On your keyboard press and hold the Ctrl + Alt + Delete keys until a sign out screen appears.
    Last Modified: 4/5/2019
  • Accessing Hidden Files (Windows)
    Windows 7Go to "Start" > "Computer".Click on "Organize", then click on "Folder and search options".Click on the "View" tab.Under "Advanced settings", click on "Show hidden files, folders, and drives"...
    Last Modified: 8/8/2018
  • Malware Removal (Windows)

    Windows VPS (Virus ProtectionSoftware)  Computerviruses are small software programs that are designed to spread from onecomputer to another and to interfere with computer operation.  Microsoft Win...

    Last Modified: 1/11/2018
  • How to Determine Which Version of Office is Installed (Windows)
    1. Click the Start button. 2. Click Control Panel on the right side of the Start menu. 3. A new window will pop up. Select “Uninstall a program” under Programs. 4. Look through the programs and fin...
    Last Modified: 1/11/2018
  • Changing File Associations in Windows 7 (Default Programs)

    Changing File Associations Open Default Programs by clicking the Start button , and then clicking Default Programs. In Default Programs, you can Hide all Set your default programs Use this option t...

    Last Modified: 12/8/2017