Student Computing Services provides documentation and online tutorials to assist students in learning the numerous software applications available in the student computing labs. Additional help is available by contacting a lab assistant stationed at the support center.
Downloadable PDF: To access PDF documents, you will need to have Adobe Reader or a similar program available on your computer. If necessary, you may download the installer for Adobe Reader by clicking here.
Online Tutorial: To access the online tutorial, your computer must meet the following system requirements - Fast (broadband) internet connection, an up-to-date browser, and QuickTime software. An up-to-date browser and QuickTime software can be downloaded here.
Basic Computer Functions

Downloadable PDF

Online Tutorial
How to Save Files

Mac / PC

How to Print

FAQ

How to Scan Documents  

FAQ

How to Compress Files

Mac / PC

Mac

How to use Boot Camp in LWH-2108

Mac

Office Productivity Series

Downloadable PDF

Online Tutorial
Microsoft Excel 2008  

Mac

Microsoft PowerPoint 2008  

Mac

Microsoft Word 2008  

Mac

Software Download

Software Download

MS Office 2003 / 2004 Software Compatibility Pack

PC

Mac 

Multimedia Applications

Downloadable PDF

Online Tutorial
Digital Music and Photos - iTunes & iPhoto

Mac

Editing Digital Video - iMovie

Mac

Creating video DVDs - iDVD

Mac

Creating Intermediate-Level Web Pages - iWeb

Mac

Creating and Editing Audio - GarageBand 

Mac

Internet Applications

Downloadable PDF

Online Tutorial
How to Use NEIUport 

 FAQ

Guide / FAQ

How to Use NEIU E-Mail / WebMail

Guide

How to Use Blackboard

Guide

How to use Basic Internet Applications

Mac / PC

How to Transfer Files to/from your NEIU Account

Mac

Creating Basic-Level Web Pages

Mac & PC

Mac

Creating Intermediate-Level Web Pages - iWeb

Mac

Mac

Network Connectivity

Downloadable PDF

Online Tutorial
Laptop Connectivity: Secure Wi-Fi (WPA2)

Mac / PC

Wifi Locations @ NEIU Mac & PC
iPhone

Mac