Software & Applications

Reference articles, software for computer labs, Microsoft Office Download, MAC OS and more.

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Articles on Zoom, a web conferencing system provided by Minnesota State for students, faculty, and staff

Campus Mobile App Management

Articles for service and content owners.


Articles on Adobe, including Adobe Creative Cloud


Jabber internet phone system

M365 App Tips

M365 App tips


VPN Connection

Articles (20)

After changing my password I can't login to email

Unable to login to email after changing StarID password.

ARCC/ATC Mobile App Installation

The ARCC/ATC mobile app is your one stop shop for connecting to campus life.

CamScanner tutorial

Using the CamScanner App on Your Phone to Scan, Send, and Save Documents

How to login to a Computer Lab computer

Instructions on how to login to a computer located in the Computer Lab.

How to print a document stored in D2L

Instructions for printing a document stored in D2L

How to upload video to Mediaspace

Step-by-step instructions for uploading content to Kaltura's Mediaspace

I can login to D2L, but email says my password expired

How to change password when the email password expires before the StarID password does.

I changed my email password but D2L still uses my old password.

After changing email password other college systems still use the old password.

MediaSpace: Sharing Your Zoom Recordings in D2L Brightspace

This article describes how to share a Zoom recording to D2L Brightspace via Kaltura MediaSpace.

Microsoft Teams

How to Download and Use Microsoft Teams

Online Student Forms: What to Do When You Can't Submit an Online Form

This article describes one possible way to solve an issue sometimes experienced by students who are unable to submit an online form. Examples include the online Orientation form, Graduation application, and Course Placement application forms.

PDF Files - How to Set Acrobat Reader DC or Acrobat DC your Default PDF Program

This article describes how to change the default program to open .pdf files.

PowerBI (PBI) Frequently Asked Questions

EPM11 getting retired and PowerBI is the replacement

Scanning Photos to a PDF

Scanning Photos to a PDF Using OneDrive & Uploading to a Brightspace Assignment Folder

Windows Video Editor Basics

This article describes the basic functions of Microsoft Video Editor.

Microsoft Office 365 for Personal Use

Students, Faculty, and Staff can download Microsoft Office for free on personal devices

Microsoft OneDrive

How to access your OneDrive associated with your college O365/Email account.