What items does the Tech Desk sell?

As a service for students, the Technology Desk has a few items for sale. The prices will vary a bit, depending on the cost when we purchase them, but you can use these numbers as a good estimate. 1, 2 and 4 TB external hard Western Digital USB 3.0 Passport Ultra 1, 2, and 4 […]

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What is ChemBioDraw Ultra?

ChemBioDraw Ultra is a chemical compound drawing tool for Chemistry and Biology students.  To download ChemBioDraw Ultra and other software available for student owned personal computers please see How do I find and install software? For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: biology, ChemBioDraw Ultra, chemistry,personal computer,student software

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What is AutoDesk?

AutoDesk is a 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software for engineering courses.  It is one of the software programs available for student owned personal computers.  To learn how to download AutoDesk and other software available to students please read How do I find and install software? For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk […]

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What channels are available on BUTV?

Bucknell offers BUTV in lounges and public spaces across campus over the campus network. The following contains the BUTV channel lineup for the Fall of 2016: Callsign Display Name WNEP ABC WYOU CBS WBRE NBC WSWB The CW WVIA PBS WQMY MyNetworkTV WOLF Fox WQPX ION AUD Audience Network CNN CNN HLN HLN ESPN ESPN […]

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BUTV FAQ

Q:  What is BUTV? A:  BUTV is the name for the TV options distributed across Bucknell’s campus.  Q:  Can I view BUTV in the confines of my room? A:  No, BUTV is not available in individual student rooms. However, you may have options available from your home cable provider or other streaming services. Click here […]

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What options do I have for watching live TV in my residence hall room?

BUTV is available in all residence hall lounges, but it is not available in individual rooms. Students have many options for streaming live or delayed TV in their rooms, including (but not limited to): Many cable and satellite-TV providers — including AT&T’s U-verse, Charter, Comcast, Cox, DirecTV, Dish Network, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Fios […]

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How do I crop and resize a photo for the directory?

A directory photo must meet this particular photo requirement: No larger than 299×375 (pixels) or 75K (passport size) and no smaller than 10K What we tend to find is that students attempt to upload photos that are too large and then sometimes they compress them down to a size that is actually below the requirement. If you try […]

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How do I turn off wireless on my HP Printer?

All credit for this article should go to the Univ of California at San Diego Bucknell does not support printing to personal wireless printers, but even though you cannot connect to your printer, it is still broadcasting a wireless signal. This signal interferes with bucknell.edu and can prevent students from connecting to our network. You […]

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Clearing malware from Macs

We had a mac with malware today *gasp* *horror* It was actually pretty easy to kill. look in /Library/Internet Plug-ins.   Kill conduit/geneio/vsearch/anything that looks suspicious. (cmd + delete, you will be prompted for the admin password) Look in ~/Library/Internet Plug-ins (go to the Go menu in finder, select go to folder and type ~/Library to access the folder […]

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How to clear the cache on different browsers

Sometimes users will have issues logging into myBucknell or Bmail, or other websites that store your credentials. Clearing the cache will frequently help, but every browser is different. Here are some helpful links that you can use to learn how to clear the cache in your browser. Firefox Chrome Internet Explorer Safari 7 for Mavericks (10.9) […]

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