Tech Tips and Topics is designed to provide useful information to technology users. If you have suggestions for additional Tips and Topics....please forward them to Dr. James Craig.
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|Campus Classroom Inventory|
Directions for accessing the campus classroom inventory.
Need a classroom? Use this tool to electronically find a classroom based on location, size, features and technology.
Using the touch screen technology in the new lecture halls
This is a PowerPoint presentation (no audio) that shows the basic steps.
For one-on-one training or questions regarding this system contact Doug Brotherton X6-1324
|Conference Room Technology|
Directions for using Conference Room presentation technology
For one-on-one training or questions regarding this system contact Doug Brotherton X 1324
|Technology Tips and Technqiues|
Making Your PowerPoint Presentation Secure
Prevents user from copying, saving or manipulating your PowerPoint presentation.
If you make it safe--be sure to write down the password or else you will NOT be able to modify your document!
Converting MSWord or PowerPoint documents to a PDF file
While converting your documents to a PDF file will make it more difficult to alter or modify your documents...it will not prevent it.
Using Test Questions in PowerPoint Presentation to Engage Students
Includes sample test questions and reference to presentation providing multiple examples.
PowerPoint Slide Show Controls
Key strokes to simplify controlling your PowerPoint presentation.
Compressing your PowerPoint presentations to reduce file size
Using screen captures to enhance your presentation or handout
Adding narration to your PowerPoint presentations
Suggestions for improving your presentations
Using performance terms to measure learner behavior
Preparing your images for presentation
Improving your image quality
PowerPoint Basics - Windows XP
PowerPoint - Cropping Images
Changing Your Information in the Campus Directory
PowerPoint presentation. To access UMB Campus Portal
Defragmenting your computer
Deleting temporary Internet and History files
Updating Your Information on the Dental School's On-Line Directory
Using the Epson Expression 1680 Radiographic Scanner
Using the Nikon Coolscan III for scanning slides
Shows several examples of clinical footage. Interested in doing a video? Contact Dr. James Craig
Videotape and Photography Consent Form
Form used to document permission from patient for use of video or photography of procedures, techniques or case documentation.
Writing a script for a video presentation and things to take into consideration
e-Learning@UMB Do you want to learn Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Access? How about Change Management, Customer Service, or Stress Reduction? UMB has a solution for you. An exciting new educational program called e-Learning@UMB offers faculty and staff over 2,000 online courses to enhance computer, business and orgazational skills. Available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at NO COST to employees or departments. Check out this educational opportunity.
The Health Sciences & Human Services Library offers a variety of classes on the use of technology for education and research...check this site for a wealth of information.
|Web Development Manual for the Content Management System (CMS)|
This manual provides step-by-step directions in using this software to make additions for modifications to our website by our web coordinators.
Training Manual (Large File)