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Pinned Article Getting Started - Technology Training Sessions for Students 2024-2025

This article is updated with training events for our new and returning students. Additional sessions will be added as trends or needs arise.

Pinned Article Zoom: Web Conferencing

Zoom is a web conferencing system. It supports video and audio over the Internet, screen sharing, meeting recording, whiteboard, Outlook calendar integration and use on mobile devices.

CamScanner tutorial

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

Captioned Media: Finding YouTube Videos that are Properly Captioned

This article describes how one can search for YouTube videos that have already been properly closed-captioned.

Computer Tips for Remote Proctoring (Proctorio & Examplify) Use

Computer Tips for Remote Proctoring (Proctorio & Examplify).

How to send emails through the D2L Brightspace class list

This article describes how to send an email to an individual student, a group of students, or the entire class through D2L

Office 365: Immersive Reader

This article describes the usage of the Immersive Reader tool in Office 365.

Proctorio - Enable Screen recording Permission for macOS Catalina(10.15) and later

Apple introduced new security and privacy features with macOS
Catalina. Learn how to enable screen sharing for Daily.co.

Remote Proctoring: How to take an exam with Respondus Monitor

Respondus Monitor enables a student to take proctored exams online. Respondus Monitor uses the student's webcam and microphone to record test sessions for later review.

Scanning Photos to a PDF

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

Scantron: Using the Scantron Machine

This article contains links to a website that discuss the use of the Scantron test scoring machine.

Student Engagement: Being "Present" in a Course

This article defines "Being Present" in a course and methods that faculty can use to do so.

Turnitin: Plagiarism prevention service

Turnitin® is an internet based plagiarism prevention service. Instructors and students can submit papers to the website, which is checked against billions of webpages, works previously submitted to Turnitin®, and a repository of journals, and other publications. This tool helps instructors engage students in the writing process by providing feedback that can both assess and help improve students' work. No download, registration, or login is needed.

Uninstall / "Clean" Uninstall of Examplify - Mac

Uninstall Examplify on your MacBook or other Mac OS X computer

Where can I Find Additional Resources for D2L Tools, D2L Pulse App and MediaSpace?

Information about the D2L Support site can be found in this article.

Windows Basics: How to Move a Lost/Off-Screen Window Back to Your Desktop

How to Move a Lost/Off-Screen Window Back to Your Desktop

Zoom: Live Captions

Live captioning in Zoom