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Setting up remote wipe on your mobile device

  • Remote wipe is a feature that allows you to remove all data from your mobile device should it ever get lost or stolen. The documentation below outlines the process for Android, iOS devices, and...

Sharing your Calendar in Outlook

  • Many organizations, NMU included, allow some users the functionality of sharing calendars in order to better schedule meetings and appointments through a Microsoft Exchange account. These accounts...

Show Hidden Files and Folders

  • Some settings, configuration files, and other files in Windows are stored in hidden locations and certain troubleshooting steps may require you to unhide them. Make sure you only alter files and...

Smartphone and Mobile Device Setup

  • Due to the lack of standards, rapidly changing models, operating systems, and services provided by cell phone service providers, NMU support of personal mobile devices is restricted to providing WiFi...

Software included on the Lenovo ThinkCentre desktop

  • Below is some of the software that is preloaded on the 2014 Mini desktop computers. Adobe Flash Player Adobe Reader Microsoft Windows 7 x64 Enterprise Microsoft Office 2013 Access Excel...

SolidWorks Student Access

  • *If you have a Northern Michigan University issued laptop and a class that requires SolidWorks you do not need this download. Go to http://www.SolidWorks.com/SEK Fill out the "Student Access Form...

Some Windows Desktop Applications Appear Blurred

  • If some windows and applications on your desktop appear blurry (but not all) it's likely because your computer has a high-DPI (dots per inch) display. This is because some desktop applications can't...

Sponsoring a Guest on the NMU Network

  • All computers that wish to use the NMU Wireless or Wired connections on campus must be registered. Current NMU Faculty, Staff, Students, and Retirees can register machines on the network. If there is...

Starting Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client [Windows]

  • Some programs and services, such as Ultratime, are only available when on a campus connection. The VPN client, when connected using your NMU login credentials, simulates an on campus network...

Starting my Computer in Safe Mode

  • Safe mode is the Windows diagnostics mode. When you start the computer in Safe mode, only the specific components that are needed to run the operating system are loaded. Safe mode does not allow some...

Student Network ID Information

  • When is the NMU Network User ID created? Once a person is admitted as a student, an account is created with the status of “Admitted.”   Enrollment in a course will trigger the creation of an account...

T460s Outlook Outgoing Mail Fix

  • The T460s NMU Image appears to have a bug that may cause Outlook to not be able to send mail. After running Outlook for the first time it automatically creates the YourID@nmu.edu account in Outlook....

Taking a Respondus Lockdown Browser Quiz on Educat

  • Make sure your computer is connected to the Internet in the location where you will be taking the quiz.Locate the “LockDown Browser” shortcut on the desktop and double-click it. (For Mac users,...

Technology Available for Checkout at the Library

  • There are some items available at the library for students, staff, and faculty to borrow.  Free Thinkpad AC Power Adapters MacBook AC Power Adapters  Ethernet Cables  Display adapter to VGA cables...

Temporary Labor Network ID Information

  • When is the NMU User ID created? The NMU Network User ID is created once the appropriate employment documentation is entered into the Human Resources system, but no more than 30 days prior to the...

Tenure Earning/Probationary and Tenured/Continuing Faculty and Staff Network ID Information

  • When is the NMU User ID created? The NMU Network User ID is created once the appropriate employment documentation is entered into the Human Resources system, but no more than 30 days prior to the...

Term, Contingent, and Adjunct Faculty Network ID Information

  • When is the NMU User ID created? The NMU Network User ID is created once the appropriate employment documentation is entered into the Human Resources system, but no more than 30 days prior to the...

Tested LTE CPE Devices

  • Other than the NMU LTE CPE's (Customer Premises Equipment) available for purchase from Micro Repair, current NMU faculty, staff, students, and retirees have another alternative to access NMU LTE....

ThinkPad and General Battery Tips

  • The ThinkPad has a lithium-polymer (or lithium-ion for older models) battery pack which includes a microprocessor that regulates battery use and communicates the battery's status to the computer....

ThinkPad LTE Troubleshooting

  • This page is a part of a series of pages for LTE troubleshooting. If you haven't already done so, please start the LTE troubleshooting process by going to the LTE Troubleshooting (Start Here) page...

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