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If a CD or DVD is stuck in a Mac disk drive, and the Mac is frozen or will not otherwise normally eject the disk, manually reboot into OS X (hard reset w/ power button) while holding the MOUSE BUTTON, C key, or OPTION key upon startup.  Upon reaching the Startup Disk screen, release and press the EJECT button.

The following classrooms have the ability to capture lectures:

Service: Listserv

​To unsubscribe from a UIC listserv, send a specially formatted message or use the web interface (requires setting up a listserv password). Please note that there are special listservs (urgent and official notifications, massmail) for which subscription is managed centrally for all UIC students, staff and faculty.

No, printing from lab computers is restricted to current UIC students, staff, and faculty, with a valid UIC NetID and password.

Blackboard Instant Messenger works just like any instant messaging tool.  Individuals can only see the content that the two or more people are exchanging; no one else can see or hear Blackboard IM chat conversation.  That is, Blackboard Instant Messenger lets you easily set up a group chat by inviting others (select Invite Group Chat from the Actions pull-down menu) and you can save archives of the text-chat to review later or to share it with the rest of the class. 

The Instructional Technology Lab has both flatbed and slide scanners available for faculty and students. Scanners are also located in the following computer labs:

Files and software stored on the computers installed in the common use classrooms are not backed up.  This means that if there is a hardware or software failure on a classroom computer, files will not be recoverable.  For this reason, faculty are encouraged to utilize the Box.com service to store their files and be able to easily access them anywhere.  Alternatively, at least one USB port is provided for each classroom computer, to enable use of USB flash drives for portable file storage.  Please also note that after the end of a semester, all files and software a

Tags: non-accc

my.UIC is a University of Illinois at Chicago portal for incoming students which serves student administrative needs. To access my.UIC use your UIC NetID and ACCC common password. Activate your UIC NetID if you haven't already, or change your password, if you have forgotten it. 

Service: Exchange

Todays post will detail how to import an ICS file into Outlook. The Notes client will allow you to export into an ICS File. This post will show the procedure for importing this into Outlook 2010.

To download a file using Mozilla Firefox, right click on the link, and select Save Link As. To download a file using Internet Explorer, right click on the link, and select Save Target As.

You can configure BitLocker Drive Encryption to back up recovery information for BitLocker-protected drives and the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) to Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). Recovery information includes the recovery password for each BitLocker-protected drive, the TPM owner password, and the information required to identify which computers and drives the recovery information applies to.

ACCC conducts short hands-on workshops and webcasts on a variety of different topics. All workshops are free of charge to UIC faculty, staff, and students. All workshops function on a first come first serve basis, there is no sign up or RSVP needed. To view the current workshops please view the workshops schedule.

Tags: database

MySQL databases (version 5 or later) can be accessed via the web with phpMyAdmin. Log in using the following values:

The Quiz Manager allows you to create multiple choice and short answer quiz questions. A quiz can consist of any number of questions and can be presented to Participants during the session. The results are tabulated for your review and can be published for the session attendees to review.

You need to be on campus to do this, near a UIC-WiFi access point. Important: Where the instructions and the screenshots differ, use the settings given in the instructions.

Feature Office 365 Google Apps
Online document collaboration and file sharing Yes Yes
Productivity anywhere Yes Yes*
Mobile/tablet apps Microsoft Office Mobile for Android, iOS, and Windows devices Drive, Docs, and Sheets apps for iOS and Android
Service: Backups

We have seen several cases where people have restored files from one Windows PC to another Windows PC (both of which use NTFS file systems) and then they can not access the restored files or folders on the new PC, even if they are logged in on an administrator account. The problem is small but important difference between the administrator accounts on the two PCs.

  1. Go to Control Panel. Select evaluation --> grade center
  2. In the tab "Create Calculated Column ", select weighted column
  3. Add each category that requies a selected weight (or individual column)
  4. Indicate the percentage for each of the categories
  5. Make sure all percentages add up to 100%
  6. Click submit
Tags: webdisk

In order to use WebDisks from a web browser, please visit webdisks.uic.edu and authenticate using your UIC NetID and ACCC common password. Click on the Content System tab in order to enter the WebDisk environment.

WebDisks - web interface

Use the Upload File and Create Folder buttons to add content and create folders.

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