What is BisonNet and how do I get started?

BisonNet is Bucknell’s high performance research computing network. It consists of compute nodes with numerous CPUs, large amounts of memory and graphics processing units (GPUs), as well as storage for both transient and archival storage. The various components are connected via a high speed network, which allows the data to be transferred and shared quickly […]

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How do I create a PDF in a lab or classroom?

Students who are using software in labs or classrooms might need to create a PDF of their work. If, for example, you’re using SPSS and you’ve run your analysis, your professor might want you to email or upload a PDF of the results. But if you go to File>Print and choose  Adobe PDF as the […]

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How can students install SolidWorks on their personal computers?

NOTE: SolidWorks is only available for the Windows platform. Retrieve the SEK-ID and Serial Number. STOP AND READ!!! Copy this text including the backslashes:  \\softserve.bucknell.edu\public\Solidworks-Student Press the Windows key and the letter R on your keyboard. This will open a box that looks like this! Paste  \\softserve.bucknell.edu\public\Solidworks-Student in the box. Click OK. Enter bucknell\username – Type it […]

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How do I download professional Adobe applications through Bucknell’s license using Creative Cloud?

Eligible Bucknell University faculty and staff can download professional Adobe applications (full list at http://ask.bucknell.edu/?p=5659) using Adobe Creative Cloud. (Effective July 10th, 2018: Creative Cloud will replace Self Service on OS X and Software Center on Windows 10 for downloading Adobe applications.) NOTE: These instructions will take approximately 20 minutes to complete.  Please close all […]

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What is LinkedIn Learning?

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning platform that is licensed for all Bucknell University faculty, staff, and students. Linkedin Learning courses can help you expand your knowledge in business, software, technology and creative skills. LinkedIn Learning  <- Click here for access LinkedIn Learning replaces and incorporates content from Lynda.com.  It contains more than 5,000 online courses […]

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