How do I use Identity Finder?

Identity Finder is an application that searches your computer for personally identifiable information and then gives you options for removing or protecting that data. Departments that handle sensitive or confidential data can install Identity Finder by following the instructions to find and install software. Note: Identity Finder is only licensed for installation on Bucknell University […]

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How do I change the language input on my keyboard on a PC?

To type using a different keyboard other than QWERTY English, follow the following instructions: Locate the “Region and Language” setting in Control Panel (see screenshot below). After clicking on it, you will see a window with multiple tabs. Click on the “Keyboards and Languages” tab, and then click on “Change Keyboards” (pictured below on the […]

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How do I extract from a compressed file?

Compressed files help save disk space and clutter when copying files. You may have to deal with a .zip, .rar or other form of compressed file at some point to get the files you want. Follow the instructions below if you are on a Windows computer: Double-click the compressed file. You will see a window […]

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What is Software Center?

Software Center is the application that replaces Run Advertised Programs on university-owned Windows computers.  Software Center is the source for software that is licensed and available for faculty and staff to install on university-owned Windows desktops and laptops. When Software Center is first installed, it will show up in the Start Menu as a new […]

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2016 Desktop and Lab Software

2016 Windows Standard Configuration Operating System: Windows 10 64-bit Unsupported 16-bit applications may no longer work on a 64-bit environment. Pre-Installed Software This software is already installed on all classroom, lab, desktop, and laptop Windows computers. Adobe Reader current Chrome current Firefox current Internet Explorer Microsoft Office 2013 Word 2013 Excel 2013 PowerPoint 2013 Project […]

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What’s the difference between using a laptop and using a desktop?

Thinking of switching from a desktop to a laptop? Wondering if a laptop is right for you? There are many differences between laptop and desktop computers. A desktop computer: Is not portable Has a large external monitor and larger keyboard Is less likely to be dropped, broken, or damaged Must be connected to a power […]

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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 TB external hard Western Digital USB 3.0 Passport Ultra: $65 Apple 85W MagSafe power adapter (for older MacBook […]

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What Software Is Installed on Windows Computers in COMP 004 ?

COMP 004  includes all software installed on all Windows lab computers at Bucknell. The following software is installed specifically on Windows computers in COMP 004: Matlab2015A-32bit For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: Computer Center,computers,engineering, labs,Windows

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What Software Is Installed on Windows Computers in OLRY 307?

O’Leary 307  includes all software installed on all Windows lab computers at Bucknell. The following software is installed specifically on Windows computers in OLRY 307: No special software For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: labs, O’Leary Center,OLRY, software,Windows

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