Monthly Archives: March 2015

Office 2016 for Mac on trial

Microsoft announced the preview version of Office 2016 for Mac this week  so I downloaded it to see how it’s shaping up. As you can see from the screenshot of Word, the interface is a little cleaner and much closer to

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What’s on the whiteboard?

Whiteboard in IT Services back office showing comments from December’s survey of first year undergraduates. Just so they’re uppermost in our minds!

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Busiest day for Chromebook loans

This is what a busy day looks like for the Chromebooks on loan in the Library. This Monday (9 March) was their busiest day so far with the 24 devices borrowed 93 times between them. Although they generally have a quiet

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Pace of change

We’ve changed the format of our termly newsletter slightly for the latest issue. In IT Services, we’re always so busy working on the next big project, we sometimes forget how much has already happened. So this term we’ve made a

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Posters with Publisher

We’re launching a new course this month, giving students and staff an introduction to Microsoft Publisher. Publisher has been routinely installed on student and staff computers for a while but this is the first time we’ve offered training in it. Often overlooked, Publisher

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