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Notebook Computer Setup and Registration

  • Newly-issued NMU computers come with brochures that guide you through setting them up and registering them on the NMU network. Reimaged computers typically need to go through the same set up process...

Object Zoom in Word

  •   Object zoom is useful in Read Mode when an image is too small to see normally. It is also useful because an image can be made to take up less space on a page while still being visable when zoomed...

Online Education Information

  • The Center for Teaching and Learning provides many resources for faculty to facilitate online learning, including the Basic Distance Delivery Kit that provides information for going virtual on short...

Online Videos in Word

  • You can embed a video from online into a Word document, either with the embed code or by seariching online, making the video visible within the Word document. This article details that process. ...

Opening a Shared Calendar in Outlook

  • Users are able to send a copy of their shared calendar as an attachment of an e-mail. When another Microsoft Outlook user grants you permission to their calendar, you can open it in Outlook. If you...

Outline Tools in Word

  • There are many Outline tools provided in Word. This article will cover a few of them. Though these screenshots are in 2016, they should be similar or identical to the steps in earlier versions.     1...

Outlook delivery errors when sending to an @mes.nmu.edu address

  • If people get a delivery error message when sending mail to YourID@mes.nmu.edu address it is most likely because the email program they are using, typically Outlook or gmail, has an outdated...

Outlook is prompting for a UserID and/or Password

  • Outlook needs your NMU credentials to log into the mail server and retrieve your information. If it is prompting for your information, it might be due to your stored password being incorrect. Also,...

Outlook Metered Network Warning

  • Outlook's Metered Network Warning is trying to assure you want to continue to use a network connection, typically NMU LTE, that it assumes is part of a paid data plan. Click the "Continue Anyway"...

Outlook Refuses Sent Mail

  • If you aren't getting mail you believe you should be getting, Outlook may be refusing to accept mail from the sender.  First, verify the person sending you the mail is sending it to the correct...

Password Locking a MacBook Screen

  • It's a good idea to password protect your screen when you are away from your computer, particularly when you are working in a public place. To do this enable screen locking by:   1. Go to the Apple...

Paste Options in Microsoft Office Word

  • ↵Office offers multiple different pasting options within a document for both words and images. This article will cover the different paste features. Open Word with your image or text copied (right...

Personal Huawei LTE Configuration

  • The personally purchased Huawei LTE CPEs should work with NMU LTE as soon as the NMU SIM card is installed. If the device gets a LTE signal but doesn’t provide Internet access the following...

Personalizing Chrome

  • ↵Google Chrome is an internet browser that allows the user to use many advanced features, including bookmarks, add-ons, themes, and more. Signing in to Chrome will link your settings to your Google...

Personalizing Firefox

  • Firefox is Mozilla Corporation's open-source web browser, and it comes on all NMU computers. It is fully customizable, has a popup blocker, bookmark tools, and offers many extensions, themes, and...

Personalizing the Windows Taskbar

  • The size, location, and icons on the taskbar can be changed to fit your needs. This article will guide you through the three processes below. Though these instructions use Windows 10, the...

Photo Editing in Word

  • Microsoft Office has enhanced photo editing features to help when adding pictures in your documents.  You can adjust the picture brightness or contrast, remove the background, use artist affects, add...

PowerPoint is Blocking Videos

  • ​Occasionally, PowerPoint may present the error, "SECURITY WARNING References to external media objects have been blocked" or will not play a video. These instructions will help you to play videos...

Printing to the On-campus Printers

  • NMU public network printers are located in the NMU Library, the Help Desk (room LRC 116), Jacobetti Center, PEIF. For your convenience these printers are already set up on your NMU issued ThinkPad or...

Private Wi-Fi addresses in iOS 14

  • With the introduction of iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and watchOS 7 Apple introduced a feature to randomize the device MAC address. While this was done with the best of intentions, it will cause the device to...

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