Category Archives: Communications

K-State Online: Vote on new Canvas features

by Information Technology Services One of the benefits of K-State Online powered by Canvas is the ability to participate in the growth of Canvas. As a user, you can vote on new features or changes being made in Canvas in … Continue reading

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Choose your channels for IT news from K-State

Welcome, new and returning K-Staters!  Information Technology Services (ITS) provides a variety of resources and services for free. Stay up-to-date by visiting the ITS website or using one or more of the following communication channels: IT News is a blog about … Continue reading

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Restoring of phone service continues

By Information Technology Services Network and telecommunications has restored service to all of the phones that appeared to be impacted by last week’s phone outage but some splicing might have been missed. If your phone is still out of order, … Continue reading

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Phone outages on campus

By Ryan Swanson A water pipe broke on campus about 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug 12. Water filled some tunnels resulting in sporadic phone outages in the southeast quadrant of the Manhattan campus. 

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New features in Office 365

by Information Technology Services Microsoft continually rolls out updated features in Office 365. Below are a few highlights of new features implemented over the last few months: Improved accessibility for Office: Users with a licensed version of Office 2010 or … Continue reading

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Technology checklist for students leaving K-State

Students are graduating and going on to new adventures.  Use these tips to manage your K-State technology channels and resources. Students can now keep their K-State email accounts. Your eID must be kept active by meeting K-State’s password-change deadlines each semester. Review your … Continue reading

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Grad students and K-State writers: “Using Word to write” sessions scheduled April 16, April 23

Graduate students, faculty, and all K-State writers who want to learn more about the ins and outs of using Microsoft Word are welcome to drop by the “Using Word to write” open help session 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at … Continue reading

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Zoom “scheduling privilege” allows scheduling audio/video meetings for others

Zoom videoconferencing has a Scheduling Privilege feature that is very helpful when you: Want others to schedule a meeting for you Want to schedule a meeting on behalf of others Directions on how to use this feature are found at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362803-What-is-Scheduling-Privilege.

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Zoom conferencing: How to schedule recurring meetings

Scheduling a recurring meeting in Zoom can be done in just a few easy steps. 1. Schedule a meeting using Other Calendars.

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Faculty, staff and student employees moving to Office 365 Jan. 6, 2014

by Information Technology Services On Jan. 6, 2014, faculty, staff and student employees will be moved to Office 365, K-State’s new email and calendaring system. K-Staters accessing email and calendaring via the web-based version will sign in as usual at webmail.k-state.edu. Those using … Continue reading

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