Category Archives: Facilitator Corner

Tech Updates – 8/14

Tech Updates – 8/14

Welcome Back! This Monday is the first day my student techs return. I will be sending some of my returning students out on the first day and doing orientation for the new recruits. I have some really talented students, everything we do here is to provide a learning experience for them. I am looking for more feedback this year both

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Technology Update: Crosspoint, Passwords

Technology Update: Crosspoint, Passwords

Password for Email and Computer Access Warning do not change your password through the Web Mail webpage. It does not check to see if the password meets the requirements of the district. When the password does not meet the requirements of the district it will invalidate the password. However, that is not the real issue – you cannot change your

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Technology Notice Crosspoint

Technology Notice Crosspoint

There is an issue with Crosspoint: To change a password you will see this screen.   Follow these instructions: Type in your current password Hit Tab Type in your new password Hit Tab Retype your new password Hit Enter Read the prompt on the bottom to see if it changed correctly. DO NOT CLICK ON THE SCREEN, IT WILL NOT

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Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

A couple of notes for the new year: Laptop Carts We have them available! Please reserve them by sending Joan Piggotte and myself an email with the dates you would like. Desktop Computers If you have desktop computers in your room please turn them on today so that they may get their updates. Parts and pieces Now is a great

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Tech Notes – Updates and TEC Website

Tech Notes – Updates and TEC Website

Hi! We have a couple of updates I wanted to share with you before Thanksgiving Break. TEC Website We have a new website for the Technology Empowerment Center. Visit It at tec.mainlandhighschool.org These notes and other information will be accessible and searchable. We will be growing what we offer based on feedback we receive. So want to see something on

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Copy Center on Personal Computers & Macs

Copy Center on Personal Computers & Macs

The new copy center drivers are now available for download on your home computers. They now even support Macs with a Mac Driver. To start go to Copycenter.volusia.k12.fl.us Once past the Logon Screen where you enter your credentials. You will see a side bar below: Click on Download SurePDF Driver On the next screen choose Windows or Mac Click Download.

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Windows 10 Anniversary Updates

Windows 10 Anniversary Updates

With the Anniversary update of Windows 10 rolling out, I wanted to share with you features that you may find useful. For the complete list visit the How to Geek Webpage The Start Menu Has Been Redesigned Microsoft has changed the way Windows 10’s Start menu works. The “All Apps” option is now gone–you’ll just see a full list of

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