Author Archives: Emily Blackmore

About Emily Blackmore

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Free Office 365 for SMU Students

Everyone at SMU is united behind a single goal – help prepare our students to become the best they can be. Now, there are exciting news that aim to go a long way to achieve that goal, we are providing … Continue reading

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Creating Animated GIF’s in Photoshop

by Moez Janmohammad This brief tutorial shows you have to take a 5-10 second video and convert it to a GIF with Adobe Photoshop.

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Inside.SMU Permissions

How secure is Inside.SMU and who uses it? This webinar will show you how to utilize Inside.SMU’s permissions features for specific audiences. We will explore the differences between Site permissions, and setting up permissions at the Library and List level … Continue reading

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Sitecore Basics Webinar

Are you new to Sitecore, SMU’s Web Content Management System? Are you a user, but you’re not using it regularly enough to remember how to use it? We can help. The Sitecore Basics class will cover everything you need to … Continue reading

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About Wiki.SMU

  Wiki.SMU is an online documentation system that allows for collaboration and shared editing of articles. Uses Instructons/ How- to articles Process documentation Frequently-updated documents Document versioning Benefits of using Wiki.SMU Wiki documentation is available on the web, from anywhere. … Continue reading

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Internet Browser Troubleshooting

By Rachel Mulry The IT Help Desk receives reports daily from individuals having trouble using different websites. These reports seem to be growing more and more frequent and functionality within websites seems to be impacted with each browser upgrade. The following … Continue reading

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Lyris Email Lists

Have you been looking for a bulk email option that allows you to use non-SMU emails? Or maybe you want to start a conversation chain for a class? Then take a few minutes and check out this mini-webinar by Assistant … Continue reading

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Lens Profile and Upright Corrections in Lightroom 5

by Moez Janmohammad Lightroom has tools built in that allow users to quickly and easily correct lens distortion and vingetting in images. Lenses have distortion because the light “bends” as it enters the front glass, so when it hits the … Continue reading

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SMU’s Password Reset Tool

This mini-webinar by IT Help Desk Consultant Zach Peterson show you how to enroll and use SMU’s password reset tool.  

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The First 48: iOS 8

by Moez Janmohammad iOS 8 was announced Monday, and the beta for developers went out that day. I’ve had it now for about 48 hours, and I’m pleased to say that it’s a pretty solid update, especially for the first … Continue reading

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