How do I securely FTP to Netspace with my Windows computer?

Bucknell requires the use of a secure FTP program in order to access Netspace from off campus. We recommend using NetSarang Xftp. This article describes how to configure Xftp to connect to Netspace. Download Xftp from NetSarang.com Choose Xftp for the free secure FTP client. When prompted, be sure to choose the Free for Home/School option. Put […]

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What laptop should I buy for my major?

Does it matter if you own a PC or a Mac? We get this question all the time, especially from students planning to major in Engineering or Management. The Freeman College of Management specifically recommends the Dell XPS to its incoming students. This is due to courses and software for all management majors that require Windows computers.  Other […]

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Why do we recommend the Dell XPS 13?

We know students are looking for light, powerful, sleek laptops with bright screens and long lasting batteries. The Dell XPS has been top-rated for years and offers a terrific combination of features. But don’t just take our word for it: Engadget: Dell XPS 13 Still the best Windows laptop TechRadar: Making the best laptop in […]

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How do I change power settings in Windows 10?

You might want to change what closing the lid or pressing the power button does on your Windows 10 laptop. Or you might want to change how the brightness changes when you plug your laptop to a power source vs. using it on battery. All these options and many more are available under “Power Options”. To […]

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What’s new in Windows 10?

This is a large article. Follow the following links to quickly find what you want: Learn the basics of Windows 10: An introduction from Microsoft The New Start Menu: Power, File Explorer and more Searching for applications: Find all your installed programs Administrator permissions: Why does it appear? Logging out Turning wireless on/off Learn the […]

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What are some common tasks in Windows 10?

Here are some common tasks in Windows 10 that you should be aware of. Most of these apply to earlier versions of Windows as well but might look slightly different. Click on one of the links below to navigate to what you wish to learn. Switching between windows Permanently deleting files Cannot see Recycling Bin, […]

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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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What Software Is Installed on Windows Computers in BIOL 108?

BIOL 108 includes all software installed on all Windows lab computers at Bucknell. The following software is installed specifically on Windows computers in BIOL 108: APE Cyflogic DNA Master ImageJ 1.48v Mesquite Oracle VM VirtualBOx 4.3.28 For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: BIOL, biology, building,labs, science,software, Windows

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