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Your Key to IT Faculty Of Business IT Plymouth University| Cookworthy | Level 0 | FOBIT Room 020 Welcome to the Plymouth University Faculty of Business specific IT Induction
What this session will cover Getting Started The Rules Where are the facilities What is available Launching Applications Printing File Management Tulip - The Student Portal demonstration Student Timetables Roaming Network / Wireless access AV Loan equipment from FOBIT Getting IT Help
Where are the Facilities? Babbage 1 st floor and labs Cookworthy Refectory and labs Roland Levinsky Building Library 24/7 365 access
PC Finder To find a free open access PC go to
What is available Open Access facilities PCs, Scanners, Printers (b/w and colour) Desktop Software Microsoft Office 2010, Antivirus Software Kaspersky Specialist Software SimVenture (Business Simulation), SPSS (Statistics), Qualtrics ( O nline S urveys) Software for use on your own PC SPSS etc (Search ILSSelfhelp for Software)
Launching Applications Start All Programs University Software Software A to Z Specialist software - we have 300+ specialist apps across the fleet. Your lecturers will guide you to any you will need.
Microsoft Office 2010 Help There are links to Office 2010 Tutorials from the Downloads and Links section on the Faculty Of Business IT Website: Windows 7 shortcuts: gb/windows/keyboard-shortcuts#keyboard- shortcuts=windows-7 gb/windows/keyboard-shortcuts#keyboard- shortcuts=windows-7
Printing Uses ID Card Charge printer card online Money Loader available at student reception on Level 3 Cookworthy Copier / Printer 5p per page Details next to each printer Follow Me Printing Student printers/copiers are available in Cookworthy refectory/Babbage open access Level 1 and the Library Further details: https://www1.plymouth.ac.uk/printandmedia/P ages/default.aspx
File Management Drive letters and what they do: C: for Operating System D: CD/DVD Writer E: for memory stick U: your personal file space
File Management Use Folders to organise your work Archive old files to free up space (copy to CD and then delete) Remember : empty the bin
File Storage Space Available on the system U: drive space: 50 MB PebblePad Space: No restriction MySite Space: 100 MB Space: 25 Gb
Pebblepad e-portfolio Login: Overview: Help: As your e-portfolio grows you can begin to showcase your achievements and skills by building a webfolio (a portfolio shown as a web site) or CV that you can let others see when you want to do.
The Student Portal To Access your student portal area, use the icon on the desktop An official communication route Single Point of Access to many sources of information: , Personal files, Module Folders Electronic Information Sources (Journals etc) Can be accessed via web browser:
Timetables Timetable online help MyTimetable is a service for delivering your timetable to you, via your web browser, calendar application, mobile device or even on paper.
Module Folders All your modules can be found behind the Programme Link on the front page of the Portal You can add links to modules on your MySite Some module folders may be empty Contents may include: Announcements, Lecture notes, Documents, Reading lists, Spreadsheets, PowerPoint slides, Video clips, Links to the Web, Contacts, Calendars, RSS Feeds, Blogs, Wikis, Discussions,
Eduroam is available in most areas of the campus, connection instructions are on the FOBIT Hub Wifi works laptops, tablets and most modern mobile phones etc Further details: For Windows 8 machines please see here Roaming/Wireless Access
Mobile with Plymouth There is a free Mobile with Plymouth app available to download from dlearning.net/mobile/ dlearning.net/mobile/
On-line self help materials Online courseware https://student.plymouth.ac.uk/ithelp/tulip/default.aspx https://student.plymouth.ac.uk/ithelp/tulip/default.aspx Babbage 1 st Floor | +44 (0) Cookworthy 228 Local IT support technicians Getting Help
Video cameras, audio recorders, web cams, headsets with microphones and cameras can be borrowed from FOBIT for coursework if approved by your tutor. Cookworthy Level 0 FOBIT room 020 AV Loan Equipment
What this session covered Getting Started The Rules Where are the facilities What is available Launching Applications Printing File Management Tulip - The Student Portal demonstration Student Timetables Roaming Network / Wireless access AV Loan equipment from FOBIT Getting IT Help
ANY QUESTIONS about anything covered or any other Plymouth University Faculty of Business IT related item? Questions?
Good luck with your Faculty of Business course in Plymouth