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Connecting Android and Chrome OS Devices to eduroam

Wi-Fi settings example

Click here for help connecting non-Android/Chrome OS devices to eduroam. Operating systems made by Google (i.e. Android and Chrome OS) ask users to choose the network settings for secure wireless connections. This makes the process of connecting to eduroam a little more complicated than simply signing in. Getting Connected To connect your Android device to […]

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Moodle Log-In Issues

Most Moodle log-in issues are either issues with a Bryn Mawr username and password or web browser issues. If you are having difficulty logging in to Moodle, try the following steps in order to pinpoint and fix the problem: If you are a Bryn Mawr student, faculty or staff, try logging into your Bryn Mawr […]

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Studio 313: Recording a Video

This guide is meant to provide assistance using the hardware and software contained in Studio 313 (Canaday Rm 313). For instruction on how to use your own equipment or equipment borrowed from the Canaday Circulation Desk, please email help@brynmawr.edu, and a member of the Educational Technology Services team can provide a consultation. Turn on the […]

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Calendar in Moodle

Screen shot of Moodle Calendar block

Did you know Moodle has a built-in calendar? Using the Calendar The Moodle Calendar block is always visible on your Dashboard. It may also be visible in particular courses if a Teacher in the course has added it. Orange highlights indicate dates with course-related events, such as deadlines for Moodle Assignments and Quizzes or Scheduler […]

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Messaging vs. Quickmail and Announcements in Moodle

Messaging in Moodle allows you to control how you send and receive messages and manage your contacts. Like “instant messaging,” the Messaging feature opens a window that allows you to chat with someone in real time or send them a message that they can view when they log in to Moodle (optionally, you can be […]

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Getting Started in Moodle (for Students)

Are you new to Bryn Mawr and just learning how to use Moodle, or a returning student who would like a refresher on how to make the most of Moodle for engaging with your courses? We’ve aggregated some posts on key tasks in Moodle that we hope will help as you begin the new academic […]

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Getting Started in Moodle (for Faculty)

Are you a new faculty member, or do you need a refresher on how to set up your Moodle course? We’ve aggregated some posts on key tasks in Moodle that we hope will help as you prepare your courses for this academic year. Accessibility Issues in Moodle Courses Add or Change Your Photo in Moodle […]

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Accessing Adobe Software (Photoshop, Acrobat, etc.)

Lab Computers: Bryn Mawr College community members will be prompted to enter their Bryn Mawr username and password each time they use 2019 Adobe software. Haverford and Swarthmore community members can access Adobe software in Bryn Mawr College labs and classrooms by signing up for a free Adobe ID at Adobe.com and using that credential […]

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Customize Your Course

Moodle has several new features that allow you to customize your course: Add a Description | Add an Image |  Star Courses

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Accessibility Issues in Moodle Courses

As a college with a diverse and vibrant community, it is important to keep in mind accessibility issues for those with visual, auditory, and learning disabilities. When using Moodle at Bryn Mawr, Web Accessibility needs to be a constant concern for faculty, staff, and students. Print impaired users typically access the web by enlarging text, […]

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