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Monthly Archives: May 2013
To map to a Follow-me Printer follow the instructions below. Click the Start button, and choose â€śDevices and Printers.â€ť In the upper tool bar, click â€śAdd Printer.â€ť In the box that pops up, click â€śAdd a network, wireless or Bluetooth printer,â€ť and click â€śNext.â€ť Click â€śThe printer that I want isnâ€™t listed.â€ť Check the box beside â€śSelect a shared printer by name,â€ť and type in \\hpu-print\followmeprint Click â€śNext,â€ť wait for the driver to install, and the printer should be mapped successfully. Click â€śFinishâ€ť to return to the â€śDevices and Printersâ€ť screen.
Android Webmail Setup: 1. Go into Settings â€“ swipe down from the top and choose the gear icon in the top right corner 2. Choose â€śAccountsâ€ť 3. Click â€śAdd Accountâ€ť 4. Select â€śCorporateâ€ť or â€śMicrosoft Exchange ActiveSyncâ€ť 5. Enter your e-mail address and password 6. Click â€śManual Setupâ€ť 7. Under â€śDomain/username,â€ť enter your entire e-mail address. Do not include any \â€™s (see picture) 8. Enter mailhybrid.highpoint.edu as the server 9. Make sure that the Use Secure Connection (SSL) is checked 10. On the â€śActivationâ€ť window, click â€śOkâ€ť 11. On the â€śRemote security administrationâ€ť window, click â€śOkâ€ť 12. Click â€śNextâ€ť 13. Read more
iPhone Webmail Setup: 1. Go to â€śSettingsâ€ť 2. Open â€śMail, Contacts, Calendarsâ€ť 3. Click â€śAdd Accountâ€ť 4. Choose â€śExchangeâ€ť 5. Enter e-mail, password, and description 6. Click â€śNextâ€ť Your account should be added! If you are brought to a second page, please complete the following steps: 7. Enter mailhybrid.highpoint.edu as the server 8. Leave â€śDomainâ€ť blank 9. Under â€śUsername,â€ť enter your entire e-mail address. 10. Make sure the â€śEmailâ€ť section includes your e-mail address only once 11. Click â€śDoneâ€ť 12. Your account has been added!
The Office of Information Technology (IT) staff has experience using many computer applications and acquisition tools associated with instructional media development and deployment in the classroom and online. Our department will be happy to assist you in becoming proficient in using these tools. We can assist you with the development, effective design and delivery of multimedia content using presentation software such as PowerPoint. A wide and expanding variety of other integrated multimedia development tools for classroom and online presentations are available as well. The software tools available include editors for photographs, audio, video, screen capture, motion graphics and more. Currently, Read more
Network Resources Students, faculty and staff are all provided with access to a minimum of two networkÂ drives. These drives are located on HPU servers and are backed up regularly. WeÂ encourage all users to save any University related work to at least one of theseÂ folders. Your O: Drive is your personal share space and can be accessed while onÂ campus or while off campus using VPN. The W: Drive is a public drive most oftenÂ used for personal websites or for providing public access to documentation. To map your drives while on campus: For Windows Users: For O Drive:Â Click HERE.Â For W Read more
Windows Vulnerabilities Please be sure to run Windows Update on a regular basis to combat any vulnerabilities that may surface. When you are downloading applications make sure to read what is being installed with the application. Some programs that are included that can be harmful to your computer and cause problems with your connection are programs like: Sendori Stronghold/ strong vault Lastest Virus Information Below is the most recent information on topÂ threateningÂ viruses currently. The virus list opens in a new window, which can be found here. Simply click on the Virus name to view more information about the virus… Spyware Read more
Any computer purchased within the last two years will likely meet our minimum recommendations for accessing our campus network. If you are considering purchasing a new computer please review the following recommendations for your machine. Remember, that hardware needs may vary based on a student’s major. If you have additional questions or need more information please contact the Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (336) 841-9147. Personal Computer Processor: Core i5/i7 Processor; AMD Turion 64 bit or Athlon processor 64 bit Memory: 4GB or higher Hard Drive: 500 GB or higher or 256 GB and an external Hard Drive 500+ Read more
High Point University offers discounts to three websites. Dell and Mac offer a student discount when purchasing computers. Our software purchasing program is through a company called Varsity Buys. Dell Computer Purchase Program Apple Computer Purchase Program Software Purchase Program Click here to see the minimum requirements and suggested software
High Point University provides many computer labs for the use of the students. The use of computers is an integral part of the success of the High Point student. The computers in the labs contain many titles of software. The type of software contained on the machine is dependent on the type of lab. General Use Labs The General Use labs are not reserved for classes, but are accessible for any HPU student to access the internet, email, etc… Many computer programs used for certain classes can also be located in a General Use Lab. Special Purpose Labs The Special Read more