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Adobe Creative Cloud: College Computers

Posted July 15, 2021

The following article applies to College-provided computers. For personal devices, see Adobe Creative Cloud: Personal Devices. Before you start, you will need access to the following: Bryn Mawr College community members: a College account Haverford & Swarthmore community members: a free Adobe ID Table of Contents: Public/Lab Computers Faculty & Staff Computers Questions?   Public/Lab Computers […]

Adobe Creative Cloud: Personal Devices

Posted July 15, 2021

The following article applies to Faculty & Staff personal devices. For College computers, see Adobe Creative Cloud: College Computers. Before you start, you will need the following: a Faculty & Staff Bryn Mawr College account a laptop or desktop computer with internet access Table of Contents: What is Creative Cloud? Installing Adobe CC Software Updating Adobe […]

Preparing Images for the Web in MS Word 2016

Posted March 19, 2018

Before uploading your images to Drupal, it’s important to correctly crop, size, and optimize them to ensure they will display correctly and be accessible. The document below provides instructions for performing those tasks within MS Word 2016 on Windows and MacOS.  

Using Windows Live Gallery

Posted December 6, 2013

Windows Live Gallery is a light photo editor available for download on College Windows computers via Microsoft Software Center. For more information on using and downloading programs via the Microsoft Software Center, please see our post here: http://techbar.blogs.brynmawr.edu/441 Basic help for using the Gallery is available by clicking the blue “?” in the upper right corner […]

Taking Screenshots – Mac

Posted March 7, 2013

A screenshot can be used to extract images from the screen or to take particular elements and add them to a document. They can be useful in showing the locations of buttons in software programs or particular elements of websites. There are multiple ways to take a screenshot on a Mac depending on what you […]

Website Image Size and Format Guide

Posted June 14, 2012
imageStyleGuide-drupal

For image width dimensions (in pixels)  for specific uses, see typical page layout below. Click image to enlarge. A text-only list version is available at the end of this guide. See the Drupal image positioning guide for further information on the image options available in the WYSIWYG editor/body area. These options apply to our Drupal […]

Taking Screenshots – Windows

Posted July 1, 2011

A screenshot can be used to extract images from the screen or to take particular elements and add them to a document. They can be useful in showing the locations of buttons in software programs or particular elements of websites. Click on the link below for step-by-step instructions:

Artstor

Posted July 29, 2009

Artstor is Bryn Mawr’s primary resource for images from museums, library, and archival collections. It’s quick and easy to access both on and off campus. To access on-campus: Go to http://www.artstor.org. Click on the red “Go” button in the upper right hand corner of your screen. To access off-campus: If you have not created an […]