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Identifying and Limiting Spam

  • Here are some tips to help you identify if an email is spam: Northern will NEVER ask you for any personal information such as your NMU password or Social Security Number through an email. In fact,...

Identifying Phishing Attempts

  • At the HelpDesk, and throughout campus, there has been an influx of phishing attempts on NMU accounts. In response to this we would like to get the word out to the NMU community about ways to tell if...

Importing an Outlook pst file

  • Importing an Outlook pst file is a way to make the file contents available in Outlook in a different storage location. If you don't need or want to import the contents of an Outlook pst file to...

Importing Outlook and OWA content to G Suite

  • If you are using Microsoft Outlook to access your NMU E-mail and/or have an Microsoft Exchange Account available on OWA, and typically issued to faculty and staff follow these instructions. If you...

Importing Webmail Content to G Suite

  • If you are using Webmail to access your NMU E-mail and want to copy your Webmail content to gmail please follow these instructions. If you are using Microsoft Outllook to access your NMU E-mail and/...

Indentifying Outlook Storage Locations

  • Microsoft Outlook typically stores the messages, folders, calendars, and other items available to you in files with a .pst extension in the "Outlook Files" folder in the "Documents" folder on your...

Informational Posters

  • These posters are displayed around the HelpDesk and in other areas on campus in order to help educate the public on useful technological information. You may download, print, and use these PDF...

Inking Feature in Office

  • In Office 2013 and 2016, you can use the Inking tool to draw on Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, and more. This is especially useful with a pen in tablet mode or however you want to use it. To...

Inserting Objects in Word

  • Word allows for the insertion of many objects, and this article will guide you through a few of these. Though these instructions use Word 2016, the instructions are comparable to older versions.  To...

Install Cisco VPN Client

  • This article uses Windows 7 to install the VPN client, but the instructions are very similar to Windows 8 and can be followed for either version.  Download and open the Cisco VPN client installer...

Install Updated Respondus Lockdown Browser

  • These instructions walk you through installing the latest verision of Respondus LockDown Browser for Windows. 1. First, you must uninstall the previous version of lockdown browser. Search "Programs...

Installing the Cad Lab Printer

  • These instructions are for setting up the Cad Lab Printer to print in the Cad Lab on Windows machines.  Verify the computer is connected to and registered on the NMU network and if you can plug your...

Installing the Library Laser Printer

  • These instrctions are for setting up the Library Laser printer to print in the library on Windows machines (this is not the colored printer). This should already be installed on NMU issued computers...

Installing the Library Laser Printer, Macbook

  • These instrctions are for setting up the Library Laser printer to print in the library on MacBooks (this is not the colored printer). This should already be installed on NMU issued computers. Click...

Intel PROset/Wireless Connection Utility to connect to WiFi

  • This tutorial uses windows 8.1, but the steps are nearly identical for Windows 7 and XP.  Click the Proset Wifi icon  on your taskbar. Youmay need to expand the arrow in the tray to see it.   ...

Internet Safety

  • Please read the information below on how to be safer on the Internet. If you have any questions please contact the Computing HelpDesk, 906-227-2468, HelpDesk@nmu.edu. General Safety TipsPhishing...

Jamrich

  • The new Jamrich building has officially replaced the old, which has been demolished. A live stream of both sites is available here. New Jamrich now houses the department offices for sociology and...

Java installation Instructions

  • To install the latest version of Java that works with Banner and Extender, go to http://it.nmu.edu/downloads/java or follow these steps for more guidance.    1. First you need to uninstall any...

Kaspersky Anti-Virus

  • Kaspersky® Enpoint Security Antivirus combines reactive antivirus and spyware detection methods with the latest proactive technologies to provide your computer with the most effective protection...

Keep Your MacBook Clean

  • You should take care to clean your MacBook properly. Select a part of your laptop to learn how to safely clean it. KeyboardLCD ScreenCase Keyboard Take care not to spill any liquid on the...

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