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Where can I brush up on my computer skills?

You have enough to worry about as a new student on campus, and using your computer should not be one of them. If you feel that your computer skills are insufficient or you find yourself struggling in your courses to keep up, Lynda online courses are  a great way to build […]

 

How do I reset my MIIS email password?

If your MIIS Wifi or email has suddenly stopped working, you’ve come to the right place! Every 6 months, you must reset your MIIS email password for security reasons. 1. Go to http://go.middlebury.edu/activate. Here you will need to enter your 8-digit Student ID number and your 6-digit BannerWeb PIN. If are unsure about […]

 

How do I set up Outlook on Windows 8 Laptops and Tablets

These steps should work for MS Office 2013 and Office 365.  For older versions of Office please see our Office 2010 setup guide.  The following screenshots were taken from Outlook 2013 but may also apply to the Windows Mail client. If you have not set up your Email account, you […]

 

How can I get a refund in Papercut?

1. Log into Papercut and find the “Recent Print Jobs” tab. 2. Under Status, select “Request Refund” 3. Enter a Reason for Request and click “Send” We try to process refunds on a monthly basis. Contact the MIIS Helpdesk if you have problems with your refund.

 

How do I connect Windows 7 to the MIIS wireless network?

Click the Wireless Network Connection icon on the Taskbar. The Wireless Network Connection Status dialog box opens. Click Open Network and Sharing Center. Click Manage wireless networks. On the next screen click Add. Click Manually create a network profile. Under Information for the wireless network you want to add Enter […]

 

How do I connect my Mac to the MIIS wireless network

Most of the time, to use the MIIS wireless network, all you need to do is the following: Click on the AirPort icon on the right end of the menu bar at the top of your screen. Select “miis” from the list. Enter your MIIS username and password (same as your […]

 

How do I connect my iPhone/iPad to the wireless network?

Most of the time to use the MIIS wireless network, all you need to do is the following: On the home screen, press Settings On the left side of the following screen, press Wi-Fi Under choose a Network… select “miis“. Enter your MIIS account name and password (same as your […]

 

How to Install VirtualBox and Windows on your Mac

You can use Parallels, VMWare, Bootcamp or VirtualBox to run Windows on your Mac. This tutorial was written for VirtualBox, since it’s free and you don’t have to reboot your computer to access Windows (with Bootcamp you choose which OS you want to load at startup). Before you do anything […]

 

How do I add my MIIS email account to my iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch?

For the best results, we recommend that you update your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch to the latest iOS. At this time, the latest is iOS 8. For more information on updating your Apple products, please refer to its support article. Following the steps below will help you set up your […]

 

How do I log into Zócalo?

Current students will use their exchange (email) login and passwords to gain access to Zócalo. Your user name is everything before the @miis.edu in your email address and your password is exactly the same password as your email password.  If you have trouble accessing Zócalo it most likely because your […]

 
 
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