Author: Jason Satya

Computer Tips, Tricks, and Recommendations

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As technology evolves and new features are offered, there may be times when unwanted or unexpected things happen. This page is dedicated to providing some tips, tricks, and recommendations to circumvent these undesired circumstances. Normalize Sound Levels – Windows Microsoft Windows 10 automatically adjusts audio levels between different applications. This can affect the level of…

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Connecting and Using an All-in-One at Home

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How to Connect an All-in-One for Work-at-Home Making the Physical Connections Make the appropriate connections to the back of the all-in-one. Plug in the power cable to the power port on the back of the all-in-one. A physical network connection is only required if you do not want to or can not use wireless. Both…

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Foxit PDF Editor Pro – Quick Start Guide

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About Foxit PDF Editor Pro is Fairleigh Dickinson University’s replacement for Adobe Acrobat Pro. Foxit PDF Editor improves document productivity and efficiency. FoxIt PDF Editor Pro can create, convert, edit, and sign PDFs across devices and is available from the FDU Self Service Portal under “Software” for all full-time faculty and full-time staff only. Due…

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There are a few different ways to change your University NetID password. However, Computing Services strongly urges everyone to change their FDU NetID password while on campus, as it is the preferred method to do so. If you are off-campus, please follow the designated Windows/macOS sections below “Changing a NetID Password while OFF-CAMPUS.” If you…

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Laptop Recommendations for Current and Prospective Students

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As students begin their college journey, technology will play a key role in that experience. A reliable, capable laptop computer can play a significant role in helping you achieve success. With many options available in all different price ranges, it can be daunting to select the right one. Below are general guidelines to follow. Please…

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Being connected to the internet suggests that the internet is connected to you. Without concern and proper safeguards to protect the information you share, you are at a greater risk of cybercrime. The university assumes its share of responsibility to protect sensitive information but you must do the same. The vast majority of data and…

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Software Compliance & Distribution Policy

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Employees of Fairleigh Dickinson University must comply with all software regulations imposed by the University and by US Copyright Law.

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