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What is Foldr?

Foldr web app enables access to files and documents anywhere and at any time. Foldr acts as a gateway between the college system, your favourite cloud services and all of your connected devices, including desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones.

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Due to advancements in our web filter and firewall, all mobile devices now need an SSL certificate to be installed. Without the certificate any secure websites will not be displayed correctly.

Connect  to the college wireless network but do not complete login details. Follow the steps below for the appropriate operating system.

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Web Print is a new feature which allows users of PaperCut to print a file from their laptop, Smartphone, or tablet device without the need for driver installation or setup.
To access Web Printing you can navigate to http://backup:9191/user in your browser or click on Details… on the Papercut Client window illustrated below:

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Just what the doctor ordered – a fantastic music resource for teachers and students.

Add an extra dimension to presentations by enhancing the message with an appropriate audio compliment or perhaps pupils ‘creating the mood’ for their historical drama.

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My Big Campus is a web-based social learning network developed for K-12 school districts. Designed with built-in safety features, the service provides a monitored and secure means of providing social media tools in classrooms. Students today thrive on collaboration, instant feedback, and anytime, anywhere access. This is how they learn. And this is how My Big Campus works. My Big Campus is the educational hub between devices and the web.

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How many times have you viewed documents or photos on your iPad and wished you could print those wirelessly without firing up your laptop or desktop.

There are several ways to print from your iPad. Here are some methods and apps to try, depending on the printer model you own:

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The Student Development Department (SDD) have recently purchased a suite of new LG Flatron NW194WA network monitors featuring desktop virtualisation. These machines are an ideal upgrade for the department as they take up a much smaller physical footprint than their traditional counterparts as well as saving energy. These machines are connected via the network to a dedicated server which gives each computer its own virtualised desktop allowing pupils to log on and access their work. These machines are powerful enough to handle the demand from students for internet browsing, word processing as well as some image manipulation. Due to their design, they have a long shelf life as the server takes the operating system and computational load.

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Nearly all technology these days revolves around wireless connectivity and this includes devices that connect to your computer such as external storage or printers. Many new printers such as the HP OfficeJet 4500 come with wireless printing as standard. Most wireless printers have two ‘modes’ of wireless communication. Some will become a network attached device through a wireless router and some can connect ‘ad hoc’ to individual wireless enabled devices such as a laptop or iPad. However, should you have to upgrade your current printer just for the sake of going wireless?

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