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ThinkPad Model identification

  • System Information applicationMachine info application Label found on machineSystem Information     1. In the Start menu type "System Information" and select that option from the results...

ThinkPad Specs

  • 2019 model ThinkPad2017 model ThinkPad2016 model ThinkPad (for Faculty and Staff)2016 model ThinkPad (for Students)Lenovo ThinkPad T495s (2020 Model)AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 3500U 2.10 GHz, 2MB14.0 1920 x...

ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 Dock Set Up

  • 1. Do a complete shut down of your computer by holding down shift key when selecting “Shut down” from the Windows menu.    2. Power on the machine and at the red Lenovo screen press "Enter" to get...

Time Machine for Backing up your Mac

  • Time Machine is the built-in backup that works with your Mac and an external drive. Connect the drive, assign it to Time machine and start enjoying some peace of mind. Time Machine automatically...

Tracking a Meeting Proposal in Outlook

  • Microsoft Outlook offers the ability to track your meeting proposal responses to monitor who will be attending a meeting. In order for this feature to work, invitees must choose to send a response...

Training Resources

  • Below is a list of available training resources for software and services we regularly use on campus and which come pre-installed on NMU machines. Click an icon to get started.               

Training Resources for Microsoft Office

  • The Microsoft Outlook suite comes pre-installed on all NMU computers.  Explore the features of Microsoft Office (Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Word) using these links to each...

Troubleshooting an Existing Exchange Account in Outlook

  • Microsoft Exchange Account access is granted to certain faculty and staff upon request. It is mainly used for its calendar sharing function. You can access your exchange account online at https://...

Troubleshooting Microsoft Silverlight

  • Some people may notice that they are unable to play vidoes, such as Netflix streams. This may be due to a broken version of Microsoft Silverlight. Since a reinstall of the program rarely fixes the...

Troubleshooting the Ethernet cord and network port

  • Get connected IP address conflict Get Connected If you have trouble connecting to the on-campus network through a network port: Make sure your network cable is plugged into the network...

Troubleshooting Wireless Network Connections

  • These steps will help you troubleshoot wireless connectivity problems on a Windows computer. Though these steps use Windows 10, the instructions are similar for earlier versions.    1. If you're...

Turn an Appointment into a Meeting in Outlook

  • In the event that an appointment you create in Microsoft Outlook should have been a meeting OR if people would like to join you for an appointment you have scheduled, you are able to change an...

Uninstalling Oracle VM VirtualBox to Resolve Connection Problems

  • A bug has been found with the Oracle VM VirtualBox software that causes connection problems on Lenovo Twist Ultrabook computers that were issued in Fall 2013 and have not been re-imaged. The Oracle...

Uninstalling Programs in Windows

  • Use the Add or Remove Programs control panel to remove software that you've installed, but no longer need. Removing unnecessary software will free up the drive space and system resources. Though...

Uploading files onto MyWeb from a computer

  •   MyWeb is a server on which students, faculty, and staff can store files and publish Web pages. You may store up to 1 Gb of files in a personal directory (folder) on the MyWeb server. Keep in mind...

Useful Keyboard Shortcuts

  • Keyboard shortcuts are combinations of keystrokes that allow you to quickly perform an action. They are useful and often great time-savers. This page includes a guide to a few useful combinations...

Using a Google Group like a previous NMU organization account

  • After Changing your NMU organization account to a G Suite Group a good solution is to use the google group like a previous NMU organization account by having members forward the all messages the...

Using a Security Key for 2 factor authentication

  • Setting up a Security Key for 2 factor authentication A FIDO U2F Security Key is typically a USB or other device you can connect to your computer to be used as a second step in 2 factor...

Using Authy for 2 factor authentication

  • Setting up Authy for 2 factor authentication These instructions provide an overview of the process and the process may have changed if the authenticator app was recently updated. Step by step...

Using Backup Codes for 2 factor Authentication

  • Setting up Backup Codes for 2 factor authentication       1. On a computer or other device, go to https://myuser.nmu.edu/user, click “Manage Account” and login with your NMU ID and password...

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