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CHANGE YOUR PENN MANOR NETWORK PASSWORD USING YOUR OWA WEBMAIL Using the FIREFOX browser sign into your webmail Click on OPTIONS top right corner top right corner- CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD- SETTINGS (on left side)- PASSWORD ACROSS THE LIST Type in ...
You may access Staff Shared on ATLAS in a few simple steps. WINDOWS 8 Windows 8 Staff will see a 'StaffShared' icon on the desktop. Simply double-left-click to select and open this folder. From this shortcut, you may then navigate to any of...
Click on the PDF for guest wi-fi quick guide.
Follow the instructions on the link below to add your Google Calendar to your WordPress Blog.
HOW TO ADJUST TOUCHPAD SENSITIVITY If you would like to adjust the sensitivity of your touchpad, follow these steps. First, from within the desktop interface, click on your start menu, followed by control panel. Once done, the control panel will...
In the world of multitasking we as users often find ourselves frequently switching between multiple applications. A very useful tool to help make switching more efficient is the Alt+Tab tool. This tool is very simple to master. To get started, locate t...
*VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION* Keep in mind if you connect your Android, iOS or other personal devices to Penn Manor School District's mail, Penn Manor reserves the right to wipe out this information if your phone is lost or compromised. This is for bot...
Below is a short video showcasing the steps needed in order to create an appointment using CometNet and Google Calendars. In the example, we are checking out a computer cart. Following that is step by step instructions with pictures as well as a PDF for d...
HOW TO CONVERT PAGES DOCUMENTS TO WORD DOCUMENTS Open the PAGES DOCUMENT From the FILE menu click on, FILE SAVE AS Check where the document will save to (ex: Desktop, specific folder...) and change if need be Towards the lower portion of th...
Information and guidelines for copyright laws. Click on the PDF to open
Quick video screencast on how to Create a Gallery to display in WordPress blog site. Click on Create below to start the video. Create [http://blogs.pennmanor.net/gina/files/2015/12/Creating_a_Gallery.mp4?_=1]
http://support.apple.com/kb/ht2534 [1] Penn Manor issued 10.8 and above laptops will require each teacher to have a Penn Manor Apple Store account. This district accout will be used for APP updates and downloading and will be setup without a cred...
How to guide for the Crestron boxes
Windows 8 comes with two desktop interfaces by default, all packaged into one system. The tiles interface is a more tablet/mobile oriented interface that is geared towards touch screen devices. While you may freely use the mouse and keyboard on this sc...
CREATING DISTRICT ONLINE ACCOUNTS District staff may create classroom accounts to download and use Windows 8, Android and Mac apps on your district laptops or tablet. The recommended email format for each account service is listed below. Note th...
ELEMENTARY GRADEBOOKS STEPS TO PULL GRADES 1) In your gradebook (FOR MP1) make sure to hit SAVE 2) Go to My Class- Final Grades hit SAVE 3) Go to My Gradebooks- Elementary Assessment- By Subject 4) Select Grade Level- Marking Period- Subject- click on ...
This article is regarding the Elementary Report Card for transfer students specifically regarding Marking Period Grades for MPs that a student was not enrolled for. In your gradebooks, we have defaults assigned. Those defaults will show even if the ...
If YouTube 'times out' and stops playing the video halfway through, there is a very easy fix. You will only need to follow these instructions once. Simply follow these steps! First Navigate to You Tube at: http://www.youtube.com Follow the fi...
INSTRUCTIONS FOR VOICE RECOGNITION APP 1. Open Google Chrome 2. Open New Tab Click on Store 3. Search Store for Voice Recognition and add the app for free to your Chrome apps 4. The app will be added to your Chrome apps Click to open th...
A guide on how to create groups in Google Docs. Click on the PDF below to open
The district maintains various cross-building grade level mailings lists. Staff may self-subscribe to any grade level mailing list. Watch a quick video on how to subscribe: http://blogs.pennmanor.net/gina/files/2011/07/Video-8-Subscribe-GradeLevel-Gro...
First step is to connect your device to your computer. Please note that USB 2.0 (black tab) and USB 3.0 (blue tab) devices are backwards compatible, so you can mix and match them any way you want, but keep in mind that the blue 3.0 port on your compute...
By default, the printers in your home building are already installed. If you do not see your printers, log out and log back in. Once done, you don't need to do anything else. If you travel to other buildings, those building printers will not be inst...
HOW TO ADD A WATERMARK TO A DOCUMENT IN WORD 2013 A watermark is a faded, background image that displays behind the text in a document. It can be used to indicate a document's status (confidential, draft, etc.) or to add a company logo. We'll show you...
In order to set up your district email with an Android device (including the ASUS Android tablets), follow these steps. 1. First, open the "app drawer" to bring up your list of installed applications. Then, click on "Email". 2. Next, enter your ...
1. IN THE DOCK, CLICK ON THE \"ATLAS SERVER\" ICON AND THEN \"TYPE IN YOUR USER NAME AND PASSWORD HIT CONNECT 2. CLICK ON \"STAFFHOME, CLICK ON OK 3. YOU WILL SEE ONLY YOUR FOLDER FIRST.LASTNAME, DOUBLE CLICK TO OPEN YOUR FOLDER 4. NOW YOU CA...
Connecting to a wireless network is an easy task to accomplish. By default, the 'comets' wireless network is already set up and good to go on your laptop. This tutorial will largely be for users who wish to connect their laptops to their home wireless....
The attached instructions are for connecting to the Atlas server, for mac users. Click on the attached PDF to open
Connecting to the guest wireless network using an iPad is easy, click to open the PDF for instructions.
In this guide we'll cover how to manage your bookmarks for Chrome and Firefox. Both Chrome and Firefox have the option to export your bookmarks into what's called an HTML file. This basically copies all of your bookmarks one one singular file, which ma...
If you would like to have a voicemail sent to you via e-mail, or if you'd like to remotely check to see which voicemails may be waiting for you on your Penn Manor phone, see below! First, open the Speed Dial page by navigating to http://homepage.pennman...
Building tech equipment such as laptop carts, cameras, projectors, smart boards and video cameras may be signed out via CometNet: http://comet.pennmanor.net [1]. 1. Login to CometNet 2. Find your school building 3. Click on the Tech Equipment link under ...
NOTE: Please remember to shut down or restart your computer on a regular basis to as there are a number of important security and software updates. There's more than one way to get to the shutdown function--the first method, which is mostly useful for ...
FULLSCREEN SCREENSHOTS: If you would like to take a screenshot of your screen, there are two keys to press and hold. The Windows key is located in the lower left corner and the Print Screen button (labeled PrtSc) is in the mid-upper right next to th...
The snap feature is an excellent way to bring up two windows side by side, each utilizing half of your screen. This is great if you want to be typing up a document which directly references the contents of another document, an email, a web site, etc. T...
1. Launch the Self Service Application- This is for MAC laptops 2. On the left hand side, there is a section called Categories. Click the building where the printer is located. 3. A list of printers in that building will appear. Click the name of the pr...
Here is how to lock your computer to prevent access. Security is a big issue these days, as it should be. If your computer is open, any other teacher, parent, student, or visitor has complete access to your files and possibly email. They could use that...
Mimio guide and information. Click on PDF below to open
Mimio toolbar guide. Click on the PDF below to open
Each window that you open up will have three icons located in the far upper right corner of the window. These icons are for different actions, namely minimize, maximize, and close. Minimizing an application will cause it to disappear from your curre...
This is a guide on how to submit time off during the summer hours for the 4 day 10 hour work weeks. Click on the PDF below to open
This is a guide on how to enter request for time off in Munis, during the school year. Click on the PDF below to open
New Battery Charging Instructions Initally allow the battery to charge overnight; 8 to 10 hours is preferable, even if the the battery charge indicator shows that it is fully charged. You're free to use the computer while it is charging. Do n...
Open Campus Information for Penn Manor Students 2012-2013 OPC COURSE COURSE HOSTED BY LINKS TO ACCESS COURSES DURATION Business Spanish Hempfield http://moodle.hempfieldsd.org [1] FA Chemistry Hempfield http://...
COURSES UNDER DEVELOPMENT FOR THE 2013-2014 SCHOOL YEAR: Creative Writing Geometry Health Education (.5 credit) Personal Financial Literacy (.5 credit) Physical Education (.5 credit) Popular Music in America (.5 credit) Psychology (AP) Spani...
ENTERING LAUNCHPAD To enter Launchpad and quickly access your apps: * Click the Launchpad icon in the Dock * Or, use a thumb-and-three-finger pinch in gesture on your trackpad * Or, press the F4 key ELEMENTS OF LAUNCHPAD * App icon -...
The Help Desk blog has videos and instructions for the Outlook Webmail. Click on this link to view the list of videos: http://blogs.pennmanor.net/gina/outlook-webmail-video-tutorials/ [1] Links: ------ [1] http://blogs.pennmanor.net/gina/outlook-webma...
Pop-up windows, or pop-ups, are windows that appear automatically without your permfox window, while others appear underneath your web browser (pop-unders). UNBLOCK POP UPS FOR FIREFOX: When blocking a pop-up, Firefox displays an information bar (if it...
Note: This article is geared for ownCloud on Mac. If you would like to see the Windows-specific ownCloud article, click here. [https://support.pennmanor.net/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/92/0/owncloud-windows] OWNCLOUD The technology department...
Note: This article is geared for ownCloud on Windows. If you would like to see the Mac-specific ownCloud article, click here. [https://support.pennmanor.net/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/93/0/owncloud-mac] OWNCLOUD The technology department has...
How to change your network password on Mac OS X In the web browser go to your web mail and log in. At the top right of the screen you should see the word OPTIONS with a down arrow. Click on that. Then select CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD Enter your old pass...
Changing Your Network Password from a PC Your network password can be changed by pressing the Control, Alt and Delete keys all at once. Once you have pressed control-alt-delete you will see a new box appear. Click on the Change Password button. ...
A guide on how to verify the data that has been backed with the PMBackup tool. Click on the PDF below to open
Instructions on how to run the PMBackup for Mac users. Click on the PDF below to open
A description of the icons on the new Polycom phone system. Click on the PDF below to open
Polycom user guide on how to check inbox messages, listen to saved messages, listen to deleted messages, send messages, and voicemail options. Click on the PDF below to open
Polycom new phone quick reference guide for the smaller model phones. Click on the PDF to open
Video Tutorials for Polycom VVX 300 Phone [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgV2N-OUBAf0-71P6rSukkq8jCwGQbMIs]
Classroom Teachers - log into Sapphire Log in to the Teacher Gradebook Section Click the down arrow from the Course ID drop down Choose a "core subject" - (does not matter which one - Math, Reading, Social Studies, etc.) Click the Go to GradeBook...
Using Sapphire on Mac using Firefox. Click on the PDF below to open
Quick User Guide for Polycom VVX 300 Phones [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bxb1MoIzQTs8cDY4eE1yYlcwTDg/view?usp=sharing]
Quick User Guide for Polycom VVX 600 Phone Quick Reference Guide [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bxb1MoIzQTs8eHpDM05RSE9RMU0/view?usp=sharing]
PM Email Archiver To get started, point Chrome or Firefox to: https://archive.pennmanor.net/ [https://archive.pennmanor.net/]. Log in with your regular email username and password. You'll find all of your email from the past three years--even messages ...
When saving files on the computer please be mindful of the rules noted below. Doing so will allow files to be opened on either a Mac or a Windows computers, prevent attachments from being rejected via email systems and avoid backup/save issues when copyin...
Assessment Tracker Quick Start Guide. Click on the PDF below to open
Sapphire Assessment Tracker manual. Click on the PDF below to open
Using the Sapphire Community Class Portal within your teacher gradebook for announcements. Click on the video below:
A look at the Sapphire Community Class Portal page within your teacher gradebook. Click to watch the video below:
How to pull up grades for class or students from teacher gradebook. Click on the PDF below to open
How to use Sapphire on Apple and Android tablets First you will have to load the Chrome browser on your tablet if you do not already have it. You need to download it from Apple's app store or Android's Play Store. After that, you would browse to: http:/...
For printing report cards in Sapphire on a PC using Firefox as the browser. Click on the PDF below to open
How to highlight grades equal to or below a percent. Example- if you set this to 65% the assignments will highlight grades equal or less than 65%. Go to Main Gradebook > Click on OPTIONS > PREFERENCES > GRADEBOOK (tab) > Under DISPLAY OPTIONS / Mai...
How to use the Self Service application. This guide is for mac users. Click on the PDF below to open
Lots of manufacturers design their touchpads differently. There's a key thing to remember with your touchpad in comparison to the white Macbooks you may be used to. On the white Macbook, there is a single giant button below the touchpad as seen below. ...
If students can not see upcoming assignments in the Sapphire Community Portal, it may due to a Community Portal setting in the teacher gradebook. Log into the gradebook and go to: OPTION menu - PREFERENCES - COMMUNITY WEB PORTAL tab. Look for the fo...
Macbooks have two possible display modes when using a projector. In most cases, Macs will automatically "mirror" the display, which means what is on your laptop is also on the projector. In some cases you might find that what is on your projector doesn't ...
Windows has four modes that you may utilize when using your projector. All four of these modes will cause your projector to interact differently with your laptop. Let's talk about the differences of these modes. * PC SCREEN ONLY - This mode will not s...
Link to Video Tutorials for Polycom VVX 300 Phone [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgV2N-OUBAf0-71P6rSukkq8jCwGQbMIs]
Link to Video Tutorials for Polycom VVX600 Phone [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgV2N-OUBAf0m7Baiii-EIH7vXCxaT-ea]
The taskbar is a lot like it sounds, a task bar. This is the Windows equivalent of the Mac OSX dock. Your start menu, pinned applications, open applications, battery meter, wireless icon, volume level, and clock are all conveniently located in the task...
When you download a file, whether it's from your email, Chrome, Firefox, or some other resource, they will automatically go to a "downloads" folder within your computer. Navigating to that folder is easy as depicted by the example below. First, sele...
Below are a list of handy keyboard shortcuts for Windows. Note 1: A lot of the keyboard shortcuts utilize the Windows key (sometimes known as the Super key). This key is on the left side of your keyboard with four squares. Note 2: These keyboard short...
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