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FAQs

These "Frequently Asked Questions" documents were originally a weekly email series, some years ago. They've been updated, but if you see anything that looks out-of-date or leaves you with further questions, please email faq@wou.edu or use the suggestion box on the Tech homepage.

 

Basic Topics

Here you'll find general information, mostly written for non-technical people or anyone just curious about "How does it work?"

Blogging In General
Email in general
URL Interpretation
Wiki in general
Windows Basics part 1
Windows Basics part 2
World-Wide Web part 1
World-Wide Web part 2

 

Hazards and Advice

Protect your computer, your files, and your bank balance!

Email etiquette
Peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing
Safe data storage
Spam part 1
Spam part 2
Spam part 3
Spyware/Adware
Viruses

 

WOU Systems

This section covers WOU-specific information.

Account Expiration
Communicating with UCS
FTP and Remote Desktop (updated!)
Logins and Passwords (updated!)
Printer FAQs
WOU Forums part 1
WOU Forums part 2
WOUPortal
WOU wireless network
Contact

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Location: ITC 009

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