Technology

Categories (20)

Blackboard and Canvas LMS & Related Apps

Blackboard and Canvas Learning Management Systems plus articles on Respondus, Turnitin, etc.

Computer

Computer shortcuts

Email

Support documentation and FAQ about TWU Email, both Exchange/Outlook and GMail.

External Services and Knowledge

Information for services, software, and processes that are managed by departments other than the Office of Technology.

Hardware

PC, Mac, Laptops, iPads, Monitors, etc.

Phones

Information about voicemail, conference calls, and transferring calls.

Printing

Articles addressing common printing issues

Security

Information about reviewed software, information security best practices, and more

Sedona

How-to articles with screenshots to guide faculty, staff, and administrator users of the Sedona CV Content Management System

Student Information Systems

Articles related to TWU's student information system - Colleague, Self-Service, and WebAdvisor

Training

Information about Technology training services

Web Browsers

Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera

Articles (25)

Pinned Article Request Service through the Technology Service Catalog

Explanation of how to use the Request Service button to access technology support.

Create a Pioneer Portal Account

A "Portal account" is required for all students, faculty and staff at TWU to log-on to the network and all other systems. This is created on "Pioneer Portal," our intranet site, hence the name "Portal account."

Creating Accessible Multimedia and Web Content

All multimedia at TWU must be ADA-compliant. This article includes links to helpful tools and information to meet accessibility standards.

Google Suite and YouTube Resources

Google provides a wealth of information about its GSuite of productivity applications. This article also includes links to other knowledge base articles about Google at TWU.

Guinn Commons Computer Lab Collaboration Room Scheduler

How to use the to use Guinn Commons Computer Lab collaboration room scheduler

Houston Poster Printing Procedure

poster printing service

Map X-drive on Mac OS X

How to setup/map the X-drive on Mac OS X, and make it permanent.

Most Frequently Used SQL Reports

TWU faculty and staff may find these to be helpful SQL reports.

Name Change

Students, staff, and faculty may update their name record with TWU at any time. Select a status below and follow the steps to request a name change.

Password Construction Guidelines

​In order to gain access to TWU data, your account is required to have a complex password. The purpose of this guide is to help create a strong password.

Unable to open SharePoint Facility Reservation Form

TWU University forms in SharePoint require that TWU.EDU be added to 'Compatibility View settings' in Internet Explorer to be able to OPEN or SAVE.