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    Create a Group in Office 365


    An Office 365 group includes a shared workspace for conversations, files, calendar events and more so group members can communicate, collaborate, and quickly get stuff done.

    To Create an Office 365 Group using BWA:

    Operating Systems Upgrades and Program Compatibility


    When Apple Computer or Microsoft Corporation release an upgrade to their operating system (OS), the upgrade normally includes many new and improved features. We are often anxious to take advantage of these new features as soon as possible, but frequently there are compatibility issues when new system software becomes available.

    Collaborating with Office 365 Groups


    Within the Microsoft suite of tools that Dartmouth licenses for all faculty, staff and students, there is a feature called Office 365 Groups. These are shared workspaces where group members can collectively get things done.

    What is an Office 365 Group?

    An Office 365 group is a space for team collaboration. It comes with a shared:

    Incoming Students Computer Training


    During the spring and summer, you will receive your Dartmouth account, and information that describes New Student Orientation events and general information about technology at Dartmouth. Online information will also describe how to use our technology resources.

    Network Jack Add Move Change Service Overview



    Data (network) jack activation, installation, and repair requests can be placed with the Wired Network Service Request Form, or by sending an email request to [email protected].

    Upper Valley Internet Service Providers


    To access the Internet from locations outside of the Dartmouth campus, you will need to contact a commercial Internet Service Provider (ISP) to investigate what kind of connection service they offer in your area and which will work best for you.

    Note: Check the agreements carefully. Some of the ISPs listed below charge a fixed fee for a certain number of connect hours, with an additional charge for extra hours. Check the web pages of these ISPs to see if the high-speed service is available in your particular area.

    Access DartFS from Windows


    Accessing Your DartFS Private Home Directory Space (named as your Dartmouth NetID)

    1. Click the Start or Windows menu icon (bottom left corner of the desktop).
    2. In the search text field, type Run. In Windows 10, just start typing run if the search field is missing.
    3. Select and click the Run application found towards the top of the menu.

    Confirm Email Application Online


    Before working with your individual application, check your Internet connection to be sure that your device is on-line and that your email password is working by logging onto your account at

    Once you are sure you can connect successfully and see your new messages, go to the section below for your email application.

    Outlook 2013 or 2016

    Centrally booked classrooms


    Central booked classrooms are designed for self-service use of computer, video, and document display. Faculty may also record their voice and the computer desktop in any central booked classroom using TechSmith Relay or Echo360 (available in select locations).

    Frequently Asked Questions about PKI


    What is PKI?


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