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How can I attach to WLUsec with Windows 7 if Cloudpath dosen't work? (link)
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Score: 30.0 - Updated: 9/2/2011 12:30:42 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I attach to WLUsec on my Mac if cloudpath doesn't work? (link)
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Score: 16.7 - Updated: 9/2/2011 1:11:59 PM - Was this helpful?
What is the URL to setup Machine Authentication in Windows 7 (link)
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Score: 10.0 - Updated: 7/7/2011 8:56:49 AM - Was this helpful?
Why can't I see a Sakai site that I used to be able to see? (link)

Once you've logged into Sakai, click on the More Sites tab. Classes that might have been listed in the tabs across the top previously might show now only under the More Sites tab.

Score: 10.0 - Updated: 10/7/2013 2:40:06 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I attach a file using RightFax? (link)

Under Attachments

Click Attach File

You have PDF Attachment Type options

  • Text
  • Photos & Images
  • Light
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How do I get Microsoft Security Essentials for my Windows 7 operating system? (link)

You can download Microsoft Security Essentials at the following site: 

http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/

Please uninstall any other antivirus software you might have before installing.

Score: 8.6 - Updated: 10/1/2010 2:29:31 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I add a BizHub or printer in Windows 7 (faculty/staff)? (link)
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Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 9/25/2014 9:40:15 AM - Was this helpful?
Windows Media Player won't play my DVD, Why? (link)

You could possibly be missing a CODEC file that did not come with Windows Media Player. Try using another media player like PowerDVD instead.

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 6/4/2012 2:06:44 PM - Was this helpful?
My Mac won't connect to WLUsec. How do I fix this? (link)

Your are probably having this problem because your Mac is trying to use an old 802.1x setting. To delete these old settings follow these instructions.

  1. Click on your Apple icon, and go to System Preferences.
  2. In system Preferences click on the Network icon.
  3. Choose the AirPort in the left hand window, and click on the Advanced button in the lower right hand side of the Network window.
  4. In the Advanced window click on the 802.1X tab. At this point you will need to delete the existing user profiles. Click on any that exist in the left hand screen and click on the - (minus) sign beneith them.
  5. Click OK, and connect to WLU and rerun the the Cloudpath installer.

 

 

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 6/7/2012 2:34:38 PM - Was this helpful?
What if the Cloudpath (wireless.wlu.edu) wizard fails to work on my Macintosh? (link)

Here’s a couple of advanced troubleshooting tips:

  1. Make sure you run Cloudpath from Safari or Firefox. Cloudpath does not work correctly with Google Chrome.
  2. Go to the Apple > System Preferences > Network > Airport > Advanced > Airport and remove “WLUsec” and “WLU”.
  3. Go to the Apple > System Preferences > Network > Airport > Advanced > 802.1x > User Profiles > “-” key will delete “WLUsec profile.”
  4. Select “Ok”
  5. Select “Apply”
  6. Select “Turn Airport Off” for about a minute. This is the equivalent of starting over.
  7. Select “Turn Airport On”
  8. Choose the “WLU” wireless network
  9. Log in to the portal and re-run Cloudpath from wireless.wlu.edu
Score: 7.5 - Updated: 10/1/2010 4:03:49 PM - Was this helpful?
Why can't I send email messages? (link)
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Score: 7.5 - Updated: 7/15/2013 3:49:10 PM - Was this helpful?
How does the AutoComplete feature work in Outlook? (link)
Note: When you type the first letter of a name in one the To, CC, and BCC boxes, AutoComplete begins to suggest possible matches based on names of whom you have sent an item to before.

How AutoComplete Works
The AutoComplete feature is turned on by default, and displays suggestions for names as you type them in the following situations:
  • To, Cc, and Bcc boxes in an e-mail message.
  • To boxes in meeting requests, tasks, and share requests
  • E-mail field in a contact card.

    When you type the first letter of a name in one of these boxes, AutoComplete begins to suggest possible matches based on names you have typed before. The more letters you type, the greater the possibility of AutoComplete finding a match.

Click the name you want to enter in the box. If you are using the keyboard, select the name using the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys, and then press ENTER (or TAB). If no suggestion matches what you are typing, continue typing. The AutoComplete feature will remember what you typed the next time you type that name.

Names that you use less frequently will move lower in the list over time, and eventually will no longer appear.

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 7/15/2013 3:58:08 PM - Was this helpful?
Why can't I access Lynda tutorials? (link)
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Score: 7.5 - Updated: 8/27/2013 2:19:28 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I get my Windows 8 machine on the wireless? (link)
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How do I get my Windows 10 machine on the wireless? (link)
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How do I add the Active Directory Users and Computers MMC to a Windows 7 Computer? (link)

1. Open the folder: \\maltiris2\SoftwareDelivery\Microsoft\Management Tools

2. Open the appropriate folder and install the MMC

3. Select the Windows Start button and search for "Turn Windows Features On" and open the application.

4. Expand Remote Server Administration tools

5. Open Role Administration Tools

6. Open AD DS and AD LDS Tools

7. Open AD DS Tools

8. Check Active Directory Administrative Center

9. Select OK

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 11/15/2013 12:56:12 PM - Was this helpful?
How can I get the W&L wireless network to work on my Blackberry? (link)

First turn on Wi-Fi (wireless) on the device:

1. At the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to the Manage Connections icon and press the trackball.

3. Scroll to Wi-Fi (not all Blackberry phones have this option; if you don't see it, it's not available for your model). Press the trackball to place a check mark in the box to turn on Wi-Fi.

Then scan and connect to available networks

To scan for and connect to available networks, perform the following steps:

1. At the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to Set Up Wi-Fi Network and press the trackball.

3. Scroll to Next and press the trackball.

4. Select Scan for Networks. The handheld scans and displays available networks.

SELECT WLUsec

5. Press the trackball to connect.  Enter your W&L network user name and password

Applies To: Faculty, Staff, Students

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 4/13/2011 1:47:24 PM - Was this helpful?
My iPad or iPhone won't boot. What Now? (link)

To force restart an iPad or iPhone hold down the Sleep button and Home button simultaneously for several seconds. This causes the device to force boot.

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Why can't I access Facebook on the wireless network? (link)

Various restrictions apply to the guest wireless network, including limited speed, and restricted access to some web sites, including Facebook. W&L faculty, staff and students can get the best quality connection by registering for W&L's secure wireless network. To do that, point your browser on your wireless device to http://wireless.wlu.edu and follow the directions.

 

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 9/3/2010 10:10:02 AM - Was this helpful?
Instructions for Windows XP machine authentication (link)
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Score: 6.0 - Updated: 6/7/2012 2:31:43 PM - Was this helpful?
Are there any Windows computers in the Williams Reading Room? (link)

There are six Xenith Wyse terminals to access the VDIs in The Stable. The VDIs have Windows 7 operating systems.

Updated September 2012

Applies To: Students

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 8/2/2012 10:19:56 AM - Was this helpful?
I can’t access my archived e-mail (evault). Is there something I can do? (link)

Browse to this location: \\maltiris2\SoftwareDelivery\Symantec\EVault Plug-in and install EVClient_en.msi

 

If you still are unable to acces your archieved e-mails, call the Information Desk at x4357 or send an email to help@wlu.edu giving us the details and we will contact you.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 11/22/2011 2:56:48 PM - Was this helpful?
Word won't save as a pdf, what can I do? (link)
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Score: 6.0 - Updated: 9/27/2013 9:16:23 AM - Was this helpful?
My Outlook (OWA for employee) doesn't look right what can I do? (link)
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Score: 6.0 - Updated: 1/8/2014 9:26:34 AM - Was this helpful?
My iPhone doesn't seem to hold a charge what can I do? (link)
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Can I attach a file to include in the fax with RightFax? (link)

Yes, you can attach a file to include in your fax. Many document types are supported, including Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and image files such as JPG and PNG. *Keep in mind that some documents such as detailed spreadsheets or PowerPoint slideshows may not render clearly when printed on a recipient’s fax machine.

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 4/21/2014 9:46:45 AM - Was this helpful?
Why won't Box sync work on my Mac running 10.6.8? (link)

Box will not run on Mac 10.6.8. Apple dropped support of Mac 10.6.8 in February 2014, and since it's not being updated with security updates, Box has dropped their support of the operating system. 

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 12/1/2014 9:13:54 AM - Was this helpful?
Why won't BART recognise a SATA disk? (link)

Instruction:
1. Go to BIOS setting, On Board Devices, and turn off "Flash Cache Module".
2. Go to On Board Devices and change SATA Operation from "AHCI" to "ATA"
3. Save and exit BIOS
4. Use your BartPE to access the "Vista HDD" now, you will be able to see a C: Drive, back up all files.
5. If clean Install Vista from CD, change everything back in the BIOS.
 (Is it possible to do a ghost? Haven't tried yet since I couldn't find a working vista image)

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 3/8/2010 3:17:55 PM - Was this helpful?
Why aren't there any words in the tag cloud? (link)

Probably because we flushed the logs. If we flush the logs, the tag cloud words get reset to zero. Pretty cool, eh?

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 8/8/2013 3:01:05 PM - Was this helpful?
My phone doesn't ring. What should I do? (link)
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Score: 5.0 - Updated: 10/1/2010 2:01:25 PM - Was this helpful?
What can I do if an attachment takes a long time to attach in Outlook? (link)

Try running a “Repair” (Control Panel > add/remove programs) on Office 2007.  This seems to solve the issue. 

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 10/1/2010 3:27:25 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I save my "Pages" document to "Word" to turn in my work? (link)

Students: If you are using Apple's "Pages" to create your documents,

you need to save as a Word document before you turn in your work.

Here's how:

 

1. In Pages, go to File > Save as

2. Click the down arrow by the Save As box.

3. Check the box, "Save Copy as: Word Document"

 

You can also go to: http://www.wlu.edu/x49936.xml and download

Office 2008 for the Macintosh. (W&L has a site license for Microsoft

Office for all university computers and for all student computers so

that everyone has access to a common software set.)

Applies To: Students

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 9/21/2010 10:26:10 AM - Was this helpful?
Why does Outlook say 'Windows Desktop Search' is not available when I see it in installed components? (link)
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Why can't I use the "Edit in Browser" feature in SharePoint 2010? (link)

If Check-Out and Check-In are enforced on a document library, the "Edit in Browser" feature will not be available. You'll have to open the file in Word, or Excel, depending on the type of file, in order to edit it.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 10/28/2012 5:59:56 PM - Was this helpful?
How do Windows machines access the Junos Pulse VPN? (link)
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How do I use SNAP in Windows7 to view windows side by side? (link)
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How do I get a disc out of a Macintosh manually when pressing eject button does not work? (link)

Keep holding down the mouse pad while doing a hard restart on the system.  This will eject the disc.

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How do I configure my personal Windows laptop to do wireless printing to BizHubs? (link)
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I can't use the Citrix client now I have upgraded to Lion? (link)

Go to > Finder > HD > Library > Applications Support > Citrix

Delete this installation of Citrix

Log back into the Stable and after Citrix client is downloaded close the browser

Install new instance of Citrix client

Reopen browser

Applies To: Students

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How do I repair Outlook links that won't open in the browser? (link)
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Score: 4.3 - Updated: 7/12/2013 2:02:44 PM - Was this helpful?
Why can't I log on to a W&L authenticated web application? (link)

Here are some of the most common symptoms and solutions to authentication failure to W&L web applications:

  1. You are repeatedly presented with a login prompt, which never is successful.  You are using a personal computer, or are off campus.    Try entering your user name with the prefix "AD\" .  E.g.   AD\MyAccountName  .  W&L's Active Directory domain is named "AD".  This prefix tells the web server which domain to authenticate against.
  2. The previous step does not work, but in the popup, you see an option similar to "Use Another Account".  Select that option, and use the AD\ prefix.  In this case, your browser is using your computer's name as the authentication domain, and is ignoring the AD\ prefix.
  3. Has your W&L password expired?  Has it been more that one year since you changed it?  You may do so at http://password.wlu.edu.
  4. You are using FireFox version 30.0 on a Mac or Linux workstation.  Release 30 breaks Windows authentication.  See the following for a fix: http://managementtools.wlu.edu/Help/Resources/1/271.pdf
  5. You are using FireFox version 40, and accessing an unauthenticated page with authenticated content embedded in it.  This version of FireFox intentionally disables this if the page and content are in different domains.  You can configure Firefox to allow this, or use a different browser.
  6. You are using Safari, and receiving the error "request body stream exhausted".  This is a bug with Safari authentication.  Use a different browser.
  7. You are on an iOS device, recently updated to version 7.  This update breaks windows authentication for some iOS devices like iPhones or iPads.  Use another device.
  8. You are never presented with a login prompt.  You are using Internet Explorer on a W&L computer, from off campus.  Integrated Windows login is failing because the browser can not communicate with a W&L AD Domain Controller from off campus.  Use another browser or temporarily disable Integrated Windows authentication: https://managementtools.wlu.edu/Help/Default.aspx?col=1&q=unable+log+login

If none of these solutions work, try going to http://MyVI.wlu.edu and opening a web browser from the APPS screen.  Then, you will effectively be using a W&L computer, and on campus.  This will bypass many issues associated with using personally owned computers.

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I'm in Development office and I can't print on new BizHub? (link)
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What software is available on the Windows computers in 301 in Leyburn Library? (link)
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What software is available on the Windows computers in the Innovation Lab in Leyburn Library? (link)
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Why can't I delete .jar files that I saved to my home folder (H Drive)? (link)
 
 

.jar files are archive files which get marked read-only sometimes when they're created (depending on the program or method used to create them).

Just right-click on the file and remove the Read-only check. Then you should be able to delete them!

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I dialed the PhoneMail system but it won't accept my extension number. What is wrong? (link)
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Score: 3.3 - Updated: 10/1/2010 2:26:17 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I add MY e-mail address on a BizHub so I don’t have to type it in each time I scan something? (link)
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Score: 3.3 - Updated: 8/22/2014 10:51:38 AM - Was this helpful?
Sending to a contact group in Outlook 2010 didn't send to all members. Why? (link)

Fix: 

     • When in the Contact Folder open the distribution list so that you can see the members.
     • Click on Update Now in the tool bar
     • Click Save & Close

To check that all members will be sent to, create a new message and place the distribution list in the To field, then expand the distribution list and check that all names are listed.

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I added a NON-W&L person to my Sakai site and that person logs in but doesn't see the site. What is the cause? (link)

There are two possible causes:

1. Make sure that you have published the site. (Site Info > Manage Access > Publish Site)

2. Add the participant to the site as a NON-OFFICIAL site participant. In the course site, go to Site Info > Add Participants and add the user's full e-mail address in the SECOND box for NON-OFFICIAL participants.

Applies To: Faculty

Score: 3.0 - Updated: 10/1/2010 3:43:39 PM - Was this helpful?
How do users(staff) speed up managing files using “Open in Explorer” in their SharePoint site through Windows standard interface? (link)
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Score: 2.5 - Updated: 12/11/2012 10:31:40 AM - Was this helpful?
Why am I unable to log into various Windows authenticated sites using FireFox 30 on a Mac or Linux computer? (link)

FireFox version 30.0 breaks Windows authentication.  Look for the resource document to the right for the fix.

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When off campus, why can't I log into a W&L application web site (like SharePoint) using Internet Explorer? (link)

If one takes a W&L laptop that is in the W&L AD domain off campus and then attaches to a site that is in the IE 'Local Intranet' security zone, the laptop attempts to do pass-through integrated windows login.  However, this requires that the computer has direct access to an AD domain controller, which is blocked in the firewall.  Unfortunately, IE does not gracefully fall back to a username and password prompt in this case.

 

To configure IE to always prompt for a username and password:

1.       Open Internet Explorer

2.       Select “Tools”

3.       Select “Internet Options”

4.       Select “Security”

5.       Select “Local  intranet”

6.       Select “Custom level…”

7.       Scroll all the way to the last option and select “Prompt for user name and password”

8.       Select “OK” to exit both dialog windows

 

To re-configure IE once you are back on campus, follow the same procedure, but in step 7, select “Automatic logon only in Intranet zone”

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I don't have the current class groups in my Outlook address book on my Mac what should I do? (link)
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The app I'm using on my [iPhone, iPad, Android] won't let me save to my Box at W&L account. It says the app is disabled. How do I request that it be enabled? (link)

Send an email to help@wlu.edu providing the details--the name of the app and how you'd like to use it in your workflow. We'll review the app to see if it meets security requirements and get back to you.

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