Have you ever considered how you read a Word document? Research shows that readers scan the content and jump forward to the information that seems most important, glancing through the images, graphs, and tables to quickly make sense of the visuals. But, what if the reader is dependent on an assistive device, such as a screen reader that
With each venture into online education, faculty need greater access to tools for creating and sharing video content. One of many ways OIT Digital Media Services assists faculty with their video needs is the My Mediasite video portal.
The Accessibility Checker is a tool provided in Microsoft Office for Windows that checks your document for possible issues that people with disabilities may experience when viewing your Word, PowerPoint, or Excel file.
Microsoft is ending support for Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10 today.
A new service from the Office of Information Technology allows you to text “UTKwifi” followed by your building and room number information to 55000 to report areas on campus where there may be issues with the wireless network.
Among the recent upgrades to the UT Alert mass notification system is the new Alertus desktop notification system. Once they have installed the system, faculty, staff, and students will receive the same message sent through the UT Alert mass notification system on their computer monitor.
Brightspace Desire2Learn will present its demonstration in two sessions at 8:30–10:00 a.m. and 1:30–3:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 2, in Room 213, Hodges Library.
Campus forums will be held to evaluate Learning Management System services Blackboard, Instructure Canvas, and Brightspace Desire2Learn.
The Office of Information Technology is piloting a new service that allows you to text “UTKwifi” followed by your building and room number information to 55000 to report areas on campus where there may be issues with the wireless network.
Microsoft is enabling the Office 365 Clutter feature for all UT accounts. Clutter is designed to move low-priority messages out of the inbox and into a Clutter folder, saving users time when scanning for important messages.
OIT is implementing improvements to the Scantron exam scoring process. The Scantron drop-off and pickup location has moved to Greve Hall Room 517.
Lynda.com is an online library with more than a thousand instructional videos on the latest software and is available to UT students, staff, and faculty. Faculty can assign Lynda.com courses to their students through Online@UT (Blackboard Learn).