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Connecting to InCHIP Network Drives

To connect to InCHIP network drives you must be on the UCONN Network. You should connect to the UCONN Network using the University’s VPN Client if accessing the InCHIP network drives from off campus. macOSMapping the R: drive (Research)  Mapping the R: drive (Research) 1. Open Finder > Preferences 2. Ensure the “Connected Servers” checkbox […]

Using Kuali Financial System

The Kuali System is divided into two parts, Kuali Financial System (KFS) and Kuali Financial Data Mart (KFDM). The KFS is used primarily for keeping track of purchase orders of supplies, equipment, etc. The KFDM is a budgeting system where someone can keep track of their budget, how much they have spent, where they have spent […]

Compressing Files in Mac OSX

Compressing files, folders, and programs decreases their size and reduces the amount of space they use on your computer or removable storage devices.   Browse to find the file/folder you wish to compress. Hold down the Control key on the keyboard and click on the file/folder item. Select Compress “Name of File or Folder” (Mavericks, Yosemite) or Create Archive (Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow […]

Using Email in Office 365 Web Access

Office 365 Web Portal can be accessed by UConn faculty and staff at When logging into the office 365 portal, you can only view 1 account at time. Logging In Sending a New Email Message Creating Inbox Rules for Spam Opening Another Mailbox/Shared Resource Forwarding Your University Email Account Logging In 1. Go to […]

Using CCleaner

CCleaner is a program designed to delete files that are temporarily stored on the computer and can be downloaded from CCleaner is accessible through both macOS and Windows. Running Cleaner 1. Select Cleaner. 2. Select Analyze. 3. Select Run Cleaner, then OK. 4. Once cleaning is complete, you should see a report and message stating “Cleaning Complete”. Keywords:  CCleaner in Windows, […]

Using Calendar in Outlook for Windows

  You can use Calendar to new appointments, meetings, share a calendar, and create calendar groups in Outlook on Windows. New Appointment New Meeting Shared Calendars Calendar Groups   New Appointment 1. Open Outlook. 2. Click Calendar in the bottom left hand corner of Outlook. 3. Click New Appointment. 4. Fill in the appropriate fields for […]

Adding or Removing Programs in Windows

Uninstalling programs can help clear up hard drive space and remove potential malware. Always be very careful with what you are uninstalling and make sure to restart the computer when prompted.   1. Access the search menu. Windows 7, 10: Click Windows key on the keyboard Windows 8.1: Click Windows key + S on the keyboard 2. Type […]

Using Calendar in Office 365 Web Access

Calendar is one of the available of components within Office 365. UConn faculty and staff can access Calendar through New Appointment New Meeting Share Calendar Calendar Groups   New Appointment 1. After logging in, click on the grid icon in the upper left hand corner. 2. Click on the Calendar icon in the window that pops […]

Adding or Removing Applications in Mac OSX

Follow the steps below to learn how to install or remove programs on a computer running on Mac OS. Adding a Program App Store The app store can be accessed by clicking on the App Store icon in the Dock. If the Mac App Store is not on the Dock, it should be available in the Applications […]