MyNorthwest Won’t Let Me Log In!!

The Time Has Come: You’re Status is EXPIRED!! Having trouble logging into your MyNorthwest account? The answer may be simpler than you think.

☛Fun with Symbols☚

Symbols are used by billions of people worldwide in order to express emotions that just don’t feel right through words.  Myself, like many other Northwest students, use these symbols through text, Twitter or Facebook messaging. However, did you know you can create these fun and simple symbols right on your keyboard?

Using Microsoft Word Efficiently

It’s that time of year where it seems like you have 50 papers due at the same time. Writing a Microsoft Word document can be time consuming and boring, but a great way to speed up the process of your paper is using hot keys or short cuts.

Tips and Tricks — February

This month’s edition is a special edition — all the Mac lovers out there, tune in! Here are a few keyboard shortcuts for Mac-ists: 1. Command-A Select All Items 2. Command-C Copy Selected Items 3. Command-D Duplicate Selected Items 4. Command-F Search with Spotlight 5. Command-G Find Next Matched Search

Tips and Tricks — December

Keyboard Shortcuts Windows + E: Opens “My Computer” Windows + M: Minimizes all windows in the taskbar Windows + R: Opens the “Run” dialog box Ctrl + Z: Undo option in the edit menu

Tips & Tricks — November

Keyboard Shortcuts Ctrl + C  — Copies selected text into your clipboard. Ctrl + V– Pastes text from your clipboard onto the document you are working on. Ctrl + F — Opens the finder and enables you to search for text on the current page.

Tips & Tricks – September

Keyboard Shortcuts Alt + Tab : switches between open windows in your taskbar Windows Button + Tab : switches between open windows, but in a cascade manner so you can see what’s actually in the windows Fn + f9 : decreases the brightness of your screen Fn + f10 : increases the brightness of your [more…]

Tricks & tips – January

Keyboard shortcuts F11, make your browser window a full-screen view Fn + num lk, toggle the keyboard number pad on/off Ctrl + Shift + Esc, opens the computer’s task manager in one quick step Ctrl + Z, undo last action