Category: Tech Tools

Zoom Refresher

Check out the quick tips below to brush up on your Zoom moves. Zoom shortcuts for PCs running Windows Alt+A -Mute/unmute audio Alt+Shift+S – Share a screen Alt+V – Turn video on/off Alt+R – Record a Zoom meeting Alt+M – Mute all participants Alt+i – Invite a participant while in a Zoom meeting Zoom Access…

Zoom into Your Next Meeting

Looking for a Skype alternative – Consider a product called Zoom, another online video communications and meeting platform which offers high-quality video, audio, and screen sharing for multiple participants at different locations and keeps a stable connection. Due to a University-wide license, Zoom accounts are now available to all faculty and staff at no charge. Use your UGA MyID credentials to gain access and follow the instructions below …

Google Around from Anywhere

If you are browsing or reading an article on the internet and want to know more about a word or topic in that article, normally you may do one of two things –

1. Type the text or word in the URL field and press enter to start a search
or
2. Bring up google and type the text in its search field and press enter
However, there is another option for searching which will save you some steps – …

Ready, Set, Know

Are you prepared for a rainy day? Perhaps your answer is “sure” if it means having an umbrella, but what if the rain turns into a big storm or a hurricane like the one that stretched across several southeastern states this past fall? What can you do? Let’s start today being proactive and making a…

SSW Applications have Moved

During the Fall semester 2018, the SSW IT unit successfully transitioned all SSW online applications from bare metal servers to virtual servers. Additionally this past semester, all SSW websites were migrated to the cloud. The new URLs for these systems and sites are below. Please update your records accordingly. Email itshelp@ssw.uga.edu for questions or comments.…

Tech Resources 101

Add this short list to your resource kit to help you get technical while at UGA    – New or old at UGA,  a UGA MyID is essential to conduct UGA business and accessing UGA online resources.  To get your MyId or reset your MyID password, point your browser to myid.uga.edu. Once a MyId and password…