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MSU TelePresence Quick Start Guide

Cisco TelePresence enables real-time video over a distance by creating an immersive, user-friendly experience.  This guide is intended as an orientation and reference guide for basic operation of the TelePresence systems at Minnesota State Mankato. Ba...

Linking assignments to grade items in D2L

Click the dropdown arrow next to the Assignments you want to link and select Edit. Click the Grade Item drop down menu and select a Grade Item from the list. Or, click New Grade Item to create a new grade item for the Assignments submission folder. ...

Request to add a Teacher's Assistant, Co-Teacher, Grader to a D2L Brightspace course

To request adding a Teacher's Assistant, Grader, Co-Teacher, etc... to your D2L Brightspace course, submit a ticket to the IT Solutions Center. Enter the following information in the ticket: Web address of the D2L course(s) you want to add a TA or Co...

Faculty request to inactivate a D2L Brightspace course

If you are not using your D2L Brightspace course, you can inactivate your course. This will mark the course with a visible "Inactive" label and will not allow students to access the course.   You can also make the course inactive the course yourse...

Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning

Lynda.com has transitioned to become LinkedIn Learning. Here are a few important points about the transition:   You will receive an email notifying you that the transition is complete and providing you with a link to our LinkedIn Learning site URL. ...

Finding and Pinning Courses in D2L Brightspace

Find all your courses in D2L Brightspace using the My Courses widget or the waffle icon. You can also pin those courses to quickly locate them.   Finding Courses with My Courses: Login to D2L Brightspace. Find the My Courses widget on the homepage....

Adobe Connect Pro Overview

Adobe connect is a web conferencing software service that offers immersive online meeting experiences for collaboration, virtual classrooms and large scale webinars.   Login to Adobe Connect using the link below. https://webmeeting.minnstate.edu/

Randomize Quiz Questions using Question Pools in D2L

On the Manage Quizzes page, click on the title of the Quiz you want to add a random Question Pool* to. Click Add/Edit Questions button in the Properties tab. Click Add. Select Question Pool from the drop down menu. Enter a Question Pool Title. C...

How to connect to VIA wireless presentation in classrooms

Pre-Requisite   Before beginning, be sure you’ve downloaded the Kramer VIA app and installed it on your device. Mac users, download the VIA app from this site: https://k.kramerav.com/support/download.asp?f=56648 Windows users: https://k.kramerav.co...

Connecting to MavNet-Encrypted Wireless (Wi-Fi) with Android

To connect to MavNet-Encrypted Wireless (Wi-Fi) on an Android device, please follow these steps: Navigate to your phone's Settings page.   Ensure your Wi-Fi is turned on.   Tap Connections, then tap Wi-Fi to access Wi-Fi settings.   Select MavNe...

Android MavMAIL (Office 365) Setup

Note: Different versions of Android or different manufacturers of phones may look slightly different, however the settings should remain the same.      Note: If you already have an e-mail account set up, we recommend removing the account and re-adding...

Eduroam Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: What is eduroam?  A: Eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Click here for more information regarding this service on eduroam’s website. eduroa...

Customer Request for Surplus Equipment

Contact the IT Solutions Center at (507) 389-6654. Provide the IT Solutions Center with information on what kind of computer you'd like (Mac/PC, Desktop/Laptop), the location of where the requested asset will go, and your TechID. The Solutions Center...

MavPRINT locations

MavPRINT Student Printers are available throughout campus in convenient locations. The following is a list of locations by printer type and building. MavPRINT stations in need of service should be reported to the maintenance provider denoted below:   ...

Check Virtual EMS if classroom if full, empty, or in use

Click Mozilla Firefox or any web browser. Type https://mnsu.bookitadmin.minnstate.edu/Default.aspx and click Enter.   3.  Hover mouse pointer over Browse and dropdown menu should appear.   4.  Click Browse Facilities.   5.  Click any Room ...