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Information related to computers running Microsoft Windows.


  • Malware Removal for 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: 1/11/2017
  • Connecting Your Home Computer to your Hendrix Computer via VPN
    Before you leave the office, locate your computer name. (This is located on the inventory tag on your CPU. should be like xxxxxCPU). Setting up your VPN Connection Open your browser and
    Last Modified: 10/25/2016
  • 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: 7/29/2016
  • Helpful Tools for Your Computer
    Helpful Tools For Your Computer PC DecrapifierThe PC Decrapifier is a free tool that removes programs and unnecessary startup items that can slow down your PC. It goes step by step and gives recommend...
    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • Helpful Technology Tips
    Helpful Technology Tips Device will not perform properly or is unresponsive. Turn off the device, and then restart, or try unplugging or removing the battery before restarting. This will usually cle...
    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • Helpful Links
    Helpful Links Anti Virus and Anti Spyware Programs An article with more links specifically for windows can be found here, and one specifically for Mac here.  Microsoft Security Essentials For Window...
    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • Email phishing

    Internet or email phishing is a common online threat. To help protect yourself, it’s important to be aware of common phishing scams to prevent becoming a victim. What is email phishing? Email phish...

    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • Economic Printing: double sided printing and multiple sheets per page

    Did you know that when it comes to ink and toner, Century Gothic is justifiably one of the most economical fonts? It uses about 30 percent less ink than Arial.

    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • Connecting to the Student Wireless Network (Windows)



    Last Modified: 7/29/2016
  • 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: 7/29/2016