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    Download Apple Quicktime Player

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    Gene Inspector for Macintosh

    Step-by-Step

    1. Download Gene Inspector for Macintosh.
    2. Double click the downloaded zip file. This should unzip the file to a folder with the same name.
    3. Open the folder Gene Inspector 2.0.
    4. Copy the Gene Inspector application to the Applications folder.
    5. Copy the Gene Inspector 2.0 folder to your Documents folder.

    Tuning the AFS client for Macintosh

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    Below are optional configuration and tuning steps for the OpenAFS Macintosh client.

    Tuning the AFS Client

    Downloading Microsoft Office from BWA

    Step-by-Step

    1. Open a web browser and navigate to http://bwa.dartmouth.edu/
    2. The BWA login screen will appear. Enter your NetID and password, then press Enter. Your Email account will appear.
    3. In the left corner of the menu bar that appears at the top of the window, click Office 365. (This looks like it is just text but it's actually a link.)

    Set Separate Scan ON as Default on a Konica Minolta

    Step-by-Step

    1. Press the Scan/Fax button.
    2. Select Application.
    3. Select Separate Scan to turn it ON.
    4. Press the Menu button.
    5. Select Utility.
    6. Press User Settings, then Scan/Fax Settings, then Default Scan/Fax Settings.
    7. If Current Setting is selected, change selection to Default Setting, then press OK.

    Mac OS X for Windows Users

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    If you are using a Macintosh computer for the first time, the information below may help familiarize yourself with the new operating system.

    Aliases – the same as a shortcut in Windows.

    Command Key – same as the Windows key

    Dock – Similar to the “taskbar” in Windows. It appears, by default, at the bottom of your window and includes short cuts to applications. Applications that are running appear in the dock with a dot underneath them.

    Media Storage and Sharing at Dartmouth

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    Dartmouth offers a wide variety of digital media services for storing and sharing media with others. This page explains how to request assistance selecting a media hosting solution. Key considerations for shared media include access control, copyright protection, and whether the data should be available for download or streamed. In addition, special attention should be given to whether any of the hosted data contains information protected by HIPAA, FERPA, or Dartmouth's Information Security Committee (DISC) policy.

    RStor - Central Data Storage for Researchers

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    RStor is being phased out. It used to be Research Computing's main data storage offering and was available to anyone in the Dartmouth community.

    RStor is based on the OpenAFS distributed filesystem which provides secure network file storage at relatively low cost. RStor is frequently used to share files across the Internet because it has strong authentication and flexible access control. This can be especially useful to researchers when they either need off campus access themselves or the ability to share data with non-Dartmouth collaborators.

    Zoom Frequently Asked Questions

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    How do I activate my Zoom account?

    Go to https://dartmouth.zoom.us click Sign in and log in using your Dartmouth NetID and password. Once this step is completed your account is activated. Bookmark this webpage. This is where you will sign into your account.

    How do I get Zoom support?

    24/7 support is provided by Zoom.

    Best Practices for Calendar Delegation

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    A delegate is someone who would respond to ALL meeting invitations for your calendar. They do not have your calendar open all the time, but would receive all meeting invitations for you in their account. They can send and respond to meeting invitations for you as if they were you. An owner/editor is someone who is in your account all day and has full access to add and remove items from your calendar and accept or decline meeting invitations for your calendar, but they cannot send nor reply to meeting invitations as if they were you.

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