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Out-of-the Box Agenda Welcome Parents and girls together – 30 min. Students to classroom – parents stay
Out of the Box Documentation On Plaidnet – www.harpethhall.org/podium/ www.harpethhall.org/podium/ Go to Laptop Information Click on OOB Documents
Responsibility Responsible Use Policy Security on and off campus –After school Care of machine –AC adapter –Battery – see users guide –Screen –Pen tether Parent/student dialog Sign Responsible Use Policy
Care of laptop at home Store in case Never flat on floor Charge nightly for school the next day Siblings loading software Damage by heat and cold of car Common causes of damage: –Stepping on it –Falling off bed –Spills
Unsupported Software What and why –You are responsible for software you load –School supports school-owned software –Conflicts with freeware and shareware Sign agreement
Backing up at home HH students use Dropbox to back up school work Student is responsible for backing up personal items and providing adequate space for them. No control over what is backed up and what is not if there is too much. Additional free space for inviting others who install Dropbox.
The Bear Cave –Summer hours Tuesday and Thursday mornings 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. or by appointment June and July –Regular hours during school year – 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Loaner laptops Staff –Ms. Betty –Mr. Karns –Mr. Dover
Cases Protection OK to personalize case with parent permission NO writing, stickers, nail polish on tablet itself, especially keys or screen. Warranty
Summer Class Required for new rising 9 th – 12 th graders Covers e-mail, network access, backing up, printing, Moodle, Dropbox, software review Necessity for good keyboarding
Future Expenses No software or loaner pool fees – included in tuition Anything that shows evidence of extreme neglect or abuse Lost laptop, AC adapter, pen, tether Battery replacement depends on care
Students Follow Dr. Wert and Ms. Blaine to classroom Learn about your laptop!
Classroom assignments Green ClassroomYellow Classroom
TN Consumer Use Tax No sales tax included in purchase Download form or file online
School-owned Software Office 2010 and future upgrades Virus and spyware protection (works at home too.) Inspiration Timeliner Discipline-specific titles Sign school licensing agreement YOU own Windows 7.
Service Bear Cave – we prefer that you use our service Send to Lenovo Use only Lenovo-certified technicians to maintain warranty
Registration Already filed by Virtucom and Lenovo Listed under Harpeth Hall
Accident Protection ThinkPad Protection –No fault accidental damage (not fire, theft, loss, cosmetic damage, earthquakes, floods, intentional) – no deductible, no limit – expires when warranty expires –Covers damage from drops, breaks, electrical surge, liquid spills, damage to screen, broken ac adapter