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HOW TO: Compress images in PowerPoint 2010, 2013, and 2016
Added on Wed, Feb 4, 2015
In order to decrease your course quota, you can decrease your file sizes. PowerPoint images can make your presentation file size quite large, especially if you have embedded high-resolution images and photos. To compress your PowerPoint presentation... Read More
HOW TO: Login with Skillport
Added on Tue, Dec 2, 2014
To login to Clemson's SkillPort portal, please follow the steps below: Users must login through Clemson's SkillPort portal. To access the portal, the user must use one of the following:* Direct URL: http://www.clemson.edu/elearning*... Read More
HOW TO: Clear Web Browser Cache
Added on Wed, Feb 4, 2015
To clear your web browser's cache, cookies, and history, please follow the instructions below: Each time you access a file through your web browser, the browser caches (i.e., stores) it. Thus, the browser doesn't have to newly retrieve... Read More
HOW TO: Compress Media Files in PowerPoint for 2013 and 2016
Added on Fri, Apr 1, 2016
Compress the media files in your presentation You can improve playback performance and save disk space by compressing the audio and video files in your presentation. Click the link below: https://support.office.com/en-US/article/Compress-the-media... Read More
How to change the credit hours that a CI course is worth?
Added on Tue, Apr 30, 2019
How do you change the number of credit hours that a CI course is worth?  Here is an article on how to do that: https://www.clemson.edu/registrar/documents/training-materials/variable-credit.pdf Read More
Crestron Air Media
Added on Tue, Oct 8, 2019
INSTRUCTIONS TO CONNECT TO CRESTRON AIRMEDIA These instructions are based on iOS devices but this can also be done with Android devices.   1. Go to the App Store and search for Crestron AirMedia.  Click on OPEN.     2.  Here is what the Crestron... Read More
Getting started with Zoom
Added on Wed, Mar 18, 2020
The pilot of Zoom has been extended to Clemson Faculty and Staff for use at home or in office. Zoom accounts can be used for meetings, classes, or with the Canvas integration to create and host meetings.  Steps to get started: To access a licensed... Read More
Meeting Etiquette Tips
Added on Mon, Mar 9, 2020
Follow these meeting etiquette tips to make your video conferences more productive and enjoyable for all participants. Prepare for the meeting Before the meeting: Ensure all meeting participants have the meeting invitation link and... Read More
How to look better and feel better on camera during meetings and classes
Added on Wed, Apr 8, 2020
If you are using Zoom, WebEx, or Google Hangouts for meetings or classes, here is a  Clemson video with some helpful tips on how to feel better with a camera pointing at your face.  Lighting, camera angle, background, and other things you can... Read More
What do we use instead of Echo 360?
Added on Wed, Sep 18, 2019
We adopted Ensemble Studio and Camtasia in 2017.  You can learn more about these technologies on the following webpages: Ensemble Studio - https://www.clemson.edu/online/tools/ensemble_studio.html  Camtasia - https://www.clemson.edu/online/tools... Read More
How to have Canvas adjust dates when importing course content
Added on Wed, Sep 25, 2019
Adjust the dates in a Canvas course import Log in to Canvas and navigate to the new course. Click on Settings in the course menu. Click on Import Course Content. For Content Type select Copy a Canvas Course. For Search for a course enter the first... Read More
Clemson Knowledge Article Style Guide
Added on Tue, Oct 1, 2019
Knowledge articles (KAs) provide customers with clear, consistent, and accessible technology answers to their questions. Important: Keep formatting as simple as possible: Always observe the editor's default font throughout the article... Read More
Unable to watch Ensemble recordings : black screen with spinning wheel
Added on Tue, Oct 1, 2019
Unable to watch recording.  See a black screen with a spinning wheel like the video is trying to load.   Description (Solution or Workaround) Verify whether your web browser has an Ad Blocker. Use the whitelist feature of your Ad Blocker to... Read More
Using Audacity to record your voice
Added on Tue, Mar 3, 2020
Audacity is a free program you can use to record your voice speaking into a microphone.  You can export the file as .MP3 which is a small file and easy to share.   Go to https://audacityteam.org.  Click on DOWNLOAD and select the version you need... Read More
How to turn a PowerPoint into a video to upload to YouTube
Added on Wed, Apr 8, 2020
You can turn your PowerPoint into a video file that you can upload to the cloud (YouTube, Clemson Box, Google Photos, or Google Drive).  We will give instructions for creating the video from PowerPoint, and then uploading to the cloud options.... Read More