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  • Find a Computer Name

    It may be necessary to find the name of your computer when accessing services such as Code 42 (CrashPlan) - follow the directions below: Windows 10 R...

    Last modified on Tue, Jan 18, 2022 11:13 AM
  • Clear browser cache in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari

    Internet Explorer In IE, go to Tools and select Delete browsing history. Be sure only the Temporary Internet files and website files and Cookies ...

    Last modified on Tue, Jan 18, 2022 12:38 PM
  • How to toggle projection settings (Windows 10)

    Follow these instructions after you connect your Windows 10 laptop to a projector or second monitor at your desk. Press and hold the "Windows Key...

    Last modified on Wed, Jul 24, 2019 9:52 AM
  • How to toggle projection settings (Mac)

    Follow these instructions after you connect your MacBook Pro to a projector or second monitor at your desk. Click on the Apple icon in the top left co...

    Last modified on Tue, Jul 23, 2019 10:55 AM
  • Central Computer Management

    What does central computer management mean? Centrally managing computers means Information Systems can secure and backup your device. Wake Forest Universi...

    Last modified on Tue, Jan 18, 2022 11:14 AM
  • Unsupported Operating Systems

    Microsoft has discontinued extended support of Windows 7 - PCs running Windows 7 are no longer receiving functionality and security updates.  Versions of ...

    Last modified on Wed, May 12, 2021 4:13 PM
  • How to update your Chrome browser

    macOS In the menu bar, click on Chrome and then About Google Chrome. If there is an update available, it will automatically start downloading. On...

    Last modified on Sun, Mar 27, 2022 8:08 PM
  • Sync your browser's bookmarks, settings, and passwords

    If you would like to have your browser's bookmarks, settings, and passwords synced so that they are easily accessible on another computer (especially wh...

    Last modified on Wed, Apr 27, 2022 9:21 AM