How do I post as my Google Group?

If you have a Google Group and you would like to send email messages from your Bmail that appear to come from the group email address, you must complete these instructions. Navigate to the Google Group. Select Manage Scroll to Basic permissions.  Note the current permissions. Use the drop down menu to select Public, so that […]

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Meet the Tech Desk Staff: Jon Hagofsky

Meet: Tech Desk Staff, Jon Hagofsky ‘08 Hometown: Rimersburg, PA Major(s): English, Classics, Philosophy Class Year: Bucknell ‘08 Advice for the class of 2020: Take advantage of your unlimited Google Drive storage space through Bmail and enjoy easy access to your files from most any computer or mobile device. What is Google Drive? For additional […]

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How do I backup files on my computer?

If you are a Bmail user, you have unlimited space available for you to store files in on Google Drive. It is always a good idea for you to backup files on your system. If you wish to do so, you have the option of uploading files on Google Drive in order to back them up. […]

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How many people can be in Google Hangouts at once?

Google Hangouts is a great tool for a group of people to discuss something if holding an in-person meeting is not possible. If you are a Bmail user (Google Apps for Education), you will be able to have 25 people on Hangouts at once compared to regular Gmail users’ 15. Only the 10 most active […]

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How do I request a Google Group?

To request a Google Group, you must complete the request form in myBucknell. In myBucknell, locate and click on Forms and Policies in the left navigation. Locate and click on Library & IT. Scroll down to Technology Forms.  Click on one of the following (they all go to the same form). Discussion List Request Form […]

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What is a Google Group?

A Google Group is a communication tool that can be configured several different ways, depending on your needs.  Bucknell University Google Groups must be requested using the form in myBucknell. You can use a Google Group for the following types of communication: Course Group – This group automatically syncs the membership based on the students […]

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