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Computing @ Conestoga

  1. 1. Melanie Parlette Program Liaison, Engineering & IT Library Resource Centre
  2. 2. <ul><li>Logging in to computers </li></ul><ul><li>Logging in to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Student Portal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ANGEL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Library Resources </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Saving </li></ul><ul><li>Printing Rules </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Access </li></ul><ul><li>Getting a Locker </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Visit or call: </li></ul><ul><li>Ask Me (near Tim Hortons) desk </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Monday – Thursday 8:00 am – 8:00 pm </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>IT Services Office 1E19 </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>519-748-5220, Extension 3444 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Library Staff and Computing assistants whenever the library is open </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>Student Portal </li></ul><ul><li>ANGEL </li></ul><ul><li>Library Resource Centre </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Logging in to the Computers: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>username-cc </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>i.e. jsmith-cc </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>password is Cc and your student ID # </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You must change it right away! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To change your password: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The Rules: 6 characters, lower and upper case and one number i.e. Password1 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Can’t contain your first or last name </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Email-click on email from the website </li></ul><ul><li>Students web email login </li></ul><ul><li>Email Address: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Log in using your full email address </li></ul><ul><li>Password: the same as computer login </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your computer login and email login will be the same (once you have changed it from the default) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It is important to check your Conestoga email often/daily </li></ul></ul>
  7. 10. Enter ID and Password
  8. 11. Welcome to your Conestoga Email!
  9. 12. <ul><li>Timetables </li></ul><ul><li>Grades </li></ul><ul><li>ANGEL, MyCareer </li></ul><ul><li>View Bills / Tax Forms </li></ul>
  10. 13. <ul><li>Top right of Conestoga Website (beside email) </li></ul><ul><li>Login: Student ID number </li></ul><ul><li>Password: birth date YYYYMMDD </li></ul><ul><li>New password must be six digits at least, have upper and lower case and contain at least one numeral. Make this password the same as the PC login and email </li></ul><ul><li>Do this in Personal Information (under the Profile Tab) </li></ul><ul><li>For accessing all of your course information: Timetables, grades, etc. </li></ul>
  11. 16. Timetable Grades ANGEL MyCareer View Bills Tax Forms
  12. 17. <ul><li>Online Course Content </li></ul>
  13. 18. <ul><li>What is ANGEL? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Conestoga’s Online Course Management System </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Like a course website where you will access information from your instructor. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Not all courses will have an ANGEL site </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Same login as Student Portal – can be accessed through Student Portal, under Services, or… </li></ul>TIP: To go to ANGEL directly: Click Student Services, E learning, ANGEL
  14. 19. Select a Course Check for news about class events Check your Course Mail
  15. 20. Course Lessons
  16. 21. <ul><li>Use library resources from off-campus </li></ul><ul><li>Access your library account </li></ul><ul><li>Renew library books </li></ul>
  17. 22. <ul><li>Go to Library Resource Centre Website </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s learn how to Explore Your Topic </li></ul><ul><li>On campus no need to login </li></ul><ul><li>Off-Campus – anywhere with internet access </li></ul><ul><li>Login: Student ID </li></ul><ul><li>Password is your PIN </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The LRC gives you this. You can ask for it at the circulation desk (bring your student card). </li></ul></ul>
  18. 23. Explore Your Topic
  19. 24. Research Articles
  20. 25. Enter Student Number and 4 digit Library PIN number
  21. 26. Library Catalogue
  22. 27. Enter Student Number and 4 digit Library PIN number
  23. 28. <ul><li>You can: </li></ul><ul><li>Review Your Account </li></ul><ul><li>Change Your PIN </li></ul><ul><li>Renew Books </li></ul>
  24. 29. <ul><li>Finding your G Drive </li></ul><ul><li>Creating a Folder </li></ul><ul><li>Saving a File </li></ul>
  25. 30. <ul><li>The two best places to save your work: </li></ul><ul><li>Your G: Drive is your personal computing space on campus. You can access it from any computer here. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Find it by: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Clicking the Start Menu </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Selecting “Computer” Folder </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Network Location – (G:) – You’ll see your name next to it. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>If you’ve inserted a USB Drive , you can access it from the same “Computer” folder. </li></ul>
  26. 31. <ul><li>From your G: Drive click on the New Folder button </li></ul><ul><li>For practice, Name it [email_address] </li></ul>
  27. 32. <ul><li>Open Word: Start Menu – the icon may be there, if not </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All Programs, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office Word </li></ul></ul><ul><li>To Save: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Click “Office” Button at the top left (for 2007 vers.) or the File Menu (for 2010 vers.) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Always choose Save As, NOT save </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>(Same process we used to create a new folder) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select “Computer” Folder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Network Location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>G Drive </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give the file a name </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Save </li></ul></ul>
  28. 33. <ul><li>Printing at Conestoga College </li></ul>
  29. 34. <ul><li>You have a printing account with the College. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Printing must be school related. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can print in any lab, classroom or the library. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The maximum print job is 25 sheets of paper. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Larger jobs must be broken into quantities of 25 or less </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Maximum 2 copies at a time. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Larger jobs must be broken down into multiples of 2 copies. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Each student is allowed 1500 pages per semester . </li></ul>
  30. 35. <ul><li>Printers at Conestoga will automatically print your work double-sided. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You may not always want this. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>To print single-sided: </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Microsoft Icon or File, top left </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Print </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Properties or Preferences </li></ul><ul><li>Each Printer is slightly different so we need to click each tab (i.e. Finishing) to find the one that shows double- and single-sided. </li></ul><ul><li>Then select single-sided </li></ul><ul><li>If you have changed the printing options, be sure to Shutdown and Restart the computer after you are done so it can reset. </li></ul>
  31. 36. Word 2007
  32. 37. Word 2007
  33. 38. Word 2010
  34. 39. Word 2010
  35. 40. <ul><li>Using Wireless at Conestoga College </li></ul>
  36. 41. <ul><li>Wireless Internet access is available in locations around Conestoga College. </li></ul><ul><li>If you have a laptop computer you can bring it to campus and access the College Internet service. </li></ul><ul><li>The login for wireless access is the same as your PC login, e.g. jsmith-cc. </li></ul><ul><li>Laptop Loans are available in the Library. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Laptop Loan period is 3 hours. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In Library use only. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wireless Printing is available. </li></ul>
  37. 42. <ul><li>Get your own locker on campus </li></ul>
  38. 43. <ul><li>Under student services – Locker Selection </li></ul><ul><li>Use network ID and password </li></ul><ul><ul><li>i.e. jsmith-cc and computer password </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Will NOT work with the default password. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Choose based on parking location and/or location of most classes. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Check the Floor Plan when you login to Locker Selection </li></ul></ul>
  39. 44. <ul><li>We’re here to help! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>There are many services available to help students at Conestoga College. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The friendly staff at the library are available to help you! </li></ul></ul>