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Importing citations in Word 2010 from Endnote X7

Importing one citation: Go to EndNote Select the reference you want imported Right click and select “Copy Formatted” Go to Word 2010 Click where you would like to insert the citation (Where the superscript goes in the main text) In the EndNote X7 tab click on “Insert Citation” In the drop down click on “Insert […]

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Careers at Tufts

Human Resources, in partnership with TEAM, has launched a new applicant tracking technology, streamlining the recruitment process and support for enhanced recruiting. The new applicant tracking technology, Taleo, is a cutting-edge system that will support and facilitate a more efficient recruiting process as we move forward.  HR Business Partners and recruiting specialists will work with […]

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Using Network Connect On-Campus

Network Connect must be used on-campus to connect to StuART, Faculty Manager and Faculty Emailer.  To get started, follow the Using Network Connect instructions.

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Installing Adobe Creative Cloud Software

Previously, anyone who needed to have Adobe Software installed had to contact OIT and have someone install it on their computer. With the new process outlined below, people can install Adobe software on their own, when they need it.  Depending on the product chosen – please see http://sites.tufts.edu/tusmtss/2013/07/26/adobe-software/  – the installation time will vary. Please […]

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Tufts Space and Resource Reservation System (SPARRS)

The Tufts Space and Resource Reservation System is a web application that allows authorized Tufts University users to view available rooms and request space on the Boston and Medford/Somerville campuses.  The system also provides basic information and the location of many University and school sponsored activities and events. To submit a web request for space, […]

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iSIS

Tufts’ Integrated Student Information System (iSIS) has been designed to support the needs of Tufts’ students, faculty, and schools. Beginning in the 2013-14 academic year, iSIS will be the system of record for student financials, as well as student academic and biographical information. In addition, technical interfaces integrate iSIS with admissions systems at all Tufts […]

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Recommended Printers

OIT recommends the following printers… Monochrome (Black/White) Printers: HP P3015N – Single-side Printing https://www.cdwg.com/shop/products/HP-LaserJet-Enterprise-P3015n-Printer-B-W-laser/2098624.aspx HP P3015DN – Duplex Printing  http://www.cdwg.com/shop/products/HP-LaserJet-Enterprise-P3015dn/1824107.aspx Color Printer: Brother HL-4150N  http://www.cdwg.com/shop/products/Brother-HL-4150CDN-Color-LaserPrice-reflects-savings-of-50-ends-10-31/2215008.aspx Have questions or need additional information?  Contact OIT at (617) 636-0331 or oit@tufts.edu to discuss your specific printing needs.

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Tufts Secure Wireless

Tufts Secure Wireless (tufts-secure) will provide secure and encrypted wireless network connectivity using Tufts Simplified-Sign-on authentication. Tufts Secure Wireless is easily identified by its wireless network name, tufts-secure, and may be selected from the available network pull-down menu on your computing device.  This service does not require advance device registration, but users connecting to tufts-secure […]

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Printing On-Campus with your Personal Computer

Select your operating system for specific instructions to connect your personal Windows 7 computer to an on-campus printer. Windows 7 Windows 8 Mac OS X If you are unable to connect to the printer or have any questions, the Hirsh Health Science Library (HHSL-ITS) will be more than happy to assist you. They can be […]

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Adding On-Campus Printers to a Windows 7 Computer

Follow these instructions to add an on-campus printer to your personal Windows 7 computer: 1. Navigate to your Start Menu –> select “Devices and Printers” 2. On the top, select “Add a printer” and choose to “Add a local printer”. 3. Select “Create a new port:” –> then choose “Standard TCP/IP Port” from the drop […]

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Mac Printing Instructions

To add a networked printer to a Mac machine, please follow these steps: 1. Open System Preferences > Printers 2. Click the + (plus) icon below the Printers pane on the left to open the Add Printer application. 3. Click on the round, blue IP icon 4. Under IP addresses, enter “PRINTERNAME.med.tufts.edu” or “PRINTERNAME.nutrition.tufts.edu” & […]

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Adobe Software

Tufts Technology Services (TTS) and the Office of Information Technology (OIT) are pleased to announce plans to enter into a site license with Adobe Software effective September 1, 2013. This decision comes as a result of Adobe’s recent shift in licensing, moving away from perpetual licenses towards subscriptions for software license bundles. To relieve the […]

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How to log into an encrypted computer for the first time

If you have not logged into an encrypted computer before, and you have received an encryption account from OIT, the following procedures must be followed: Another user with an encryption account must log onto the computer first The user must then sync the computer with the Encryption server.  This is done as follows: In the […]

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Installing or Updating Powerfaids

Previously, anyone who needed to have Powerfaids updated to the latest version had to call OIT and have someone install it on their computer.  With the new process outlined below, people can update Powerfaids themselves and it only takes a few minutes. If for whatever reason you have trouble with the below instructions, run into […]

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Backup Policies for Research Data Storage (R: drive)

Research Data Storage (R: drive) is backed up according to the following schedule: Once a month a full backup is taken and kept for a year.  Full backups will pick up all files and filesystems at a “point in time” on a storage regardless of any other changes. A differential backup is taken once during […]

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Upgrading computers to Windows 7

Many of the computers that are supported by OIT have an older version of Microsoft Windows on them called Windows XP. Beginning April 2014, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates to Windows XP, which may leave computers vulnerable to viruses and other malicious attacks. What does this mean for you? If you have a […]

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Tufts CTSI Profiles

Scientists and researchers throughout the Tufts community have a new way to connect online.  On February 14, 2013, Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (Tufts CTSI) and Tufts University launched Profiles, a free, web-based research networking tool designed to promote collaboration. Available at https://profiles.med.tufts.edu, Tufts CTSI Profiles is a publicly accessible library of web-based electronic […]

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Remove Tufts Email from an iOS Device

Remove Tufts Email from an iOS Device Depending on how the Tufts email account was added to the iOS device, different steps may be needed to remove it.  If you cannot remember if the account was added manually or by installing a mobile configuration profile, try both options. Account Added Manually Open the Settings app […]

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Registering an iOS device on the Tufts Network

Registering an iOS device on the Tufts network Once you have your iOS device started and completed the initialization process, you can continue with the network registration.  This step is required in order to connect your iOS device to the Tufts wireless network, tuftswireless. 1. Turn on Wi-Fi on your iOS device. 2. Connect to […]

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Requesting a New Exchange Shared Email Account

A new Exchange shared email account may be requested directly via the Self Service portal or by navigating to http://it.tufts.edu and selecting “TechConnect” from the Help menu. In the Self Service portal, select the option for ” New Exchange Shared Email Account” and fill in the required information including:  desired email address, display name, email […]

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