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This wiki is the repository for current iSchool tutorials. You may need additional software to view certain tutorials; the most common of these are a PDF Reader and a Flash player. Newer tutorials are HTML5, and also work on mobile devices!

Contents

New Tutorials

Creating a Capstone Poster with LibreOffice Impress - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
Creating a derivative image from negatives using GIMP - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
Creating a Capstone Poster in Five Easy Steps - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
30 Sites in 30 Minutes - Sandra Sweat, PurpleShirts (Spring 2015)
Office365 on iOS Devices- Sarah Lundberg and Philip Jones (Spring 2015)
Introduction to Rstudio- Shwetha Mallya (Spring 2015)
Introduction to WordPress Sites at UT-Austin- Quinn Stewart (Spring 2015)

Intro to iSchool & Facilities

Make an image for the iSchool display screens - Brooke Everett (Spring 2012)
How to Sign Up for The Insider and Other List Servs (video) - Sarah D'Antonio (Fall 2010)
Resetting a Forgotten Password (video) - Jessica Wood (Summer 2010)
iSchool Password Changes and Resets - Daniel Dylla (Spring 2010)
iSchool Classroom Instructor Stations - Carlos Ovalle (Fall 2009)
iSchool Buzzwords - Emily Vinson (Spring 2009)
iSchool Accounts: Setting Up Email Forwarding and public_html - Jessica Wood (Fall 2009)

Email

How to migrate an email account to UTmail using POP - Philip Jones (Spring 2015)
Migrating email folders to UTmail using Thunderbird - Philip Jones (Spring 2015)
MySQL Workbench- how to make an ER diagram-Kristin Sullivan (Spring 2015)
Installing MySQL Workbench for PC and Mac -Kristin Sullivan (Fall 2014)
Spam Filtering on the iSchool server - Quinn Stewart (Spring 2012)
Back Up Your Gmail Account (video) - Brooke Everett (Summer 2011)
Setting up your IMAP email accounts in Apple Mail (video) - Ana Carmona (Summer 2011)
Set up secure email on Mozilla Thunderbird through SSL connection - Kun-Ying Yang (Summer 2011)
How to Setup a Sent Mail Folder in Webmail (video)-Anjali Bhasin (Summer 2010)
How to Use Gmail to Grab your iSchool Email (POP) - Sarah D'Antonio (Spring 2010)

General Computing

How to make a website after graduation - Nadia Barclay (Fall 2011)
Intro to Wiki Editing: How to Add Your iSchool Knowledge to Wikipedia - Wendy Hagenmaier (Fall 2011)
Connecting to Restricted from Mac OSX 10.5 (Leopard)
Connecting to Restricted from Windows Vista
Software Alternatives - Stephanie Beene & Vivi Hoang (Spring 2009)
Unix/Basic Linux Commands - Jessica Meyerson (Fall 2010)
Downloading and Installing Fetch for Mac - Sheri Miklaski (Summer 2010)
Registering and Using Fetch for Mac - Sheri Miklaski (Summer 2010)
Uploading Files to Server for PC-Anjali Bhasin (Fall 2010)
Storing and Sharing Passwords with Stache

Office Applications

Styles in MS Word 2010 - Jamie Swim (Spring 2011)
Access 2010 Intro - Jamie Swim (Fall 2010)
PowerPoint 2010 Creating and Formatting Slides - Heather Nice (Fall 2010)
Using Macros in Excel - Sarah D'Antonio (Summer 2010)
Excel: Useful Information - Rebecca Holte (Fall 2009)
Excel: Creating Drop-Down Menus - Rebecca Holte (Fall 2009)
Excel: Using Conditional Formatting - Rebecca Holte (Fall 2009)
Excel: Advanced Formulas and Functions - Rebecca Holte (Spring 2009)

Web, XML, and Programming Languages

Introduction to PHP - Madeleine Guy (Fall 2014)
Intro to Wiki Editing: How to Add Your iSchool Knowledge to Wikipedia - Wendy Hagenmaier (Fall 2011)
How to make a website after graduation - Nadia Barclay (Fall 2011)
Installing and Configuring Drupal (Drupal, Part 1) - Michael Redding (Summer 2011)
Introduction to XML - Sarah D'Antonio (Summer 2011)
Create a website using Komodo Edit (video) - Rebecka Embry (Summer 2011)
Upgrading Drupal (Drupal, Part 2) - Michael Redding (Fall 2011)
Introduction to HTML - Rebecca Holte, Yongyi Zhou (Updated Spring 2010)
Introduction to CSS - Rebecca Holte, Yongyi Zhou (Updated Spring 2010)
Introduction to EAD - Elizabeth Seramur (Fall 2009)

Graphic Design & Image Editing

Creating Derivative Images from Negatives using GIMP - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
Introduction to Photoshop - Crop (video) - Madeline Fendley (Summer 2011)
Introduction to Photoshop - Correcting Perspective (video) - Madeline Fendley (Summer 2011)
Introduction to Photoshop - Ruler Tool (video) - Madeline Fendley (Summer 2011)
Introduction to Photoshop - Marquee and Lasso (video) - Madeline Fendley (Summer 2011)
Introduction to Photoshop - Adjustment Layers (video) - Madeline Fendley (Summer 2011)
Circular Graphics in Illustrator - Shape, Pen, Rotate, and Pathfinder Tools - Jessica Meyerson (Fall 2011)
Circular Graphics in Illustrator - Shape, Pen, Rotate, and Pathfinder Tools - Jessica Meyerson (Fall 2011)
Making a basic Information Architecture diagram in Omnigraffle - Daniel Acevedo (Fall 2010)
Creating a Logo in Illustrator - Natalie Hill (Fall 2010)
Adobe Basics - Eryn Whitworth (Spring 2009)
Scans and Screenshots - Vivi Hoang (Spring 2009)
Batch processing in Photoshop - Helen Kuncicky (Spring 2009)

Open Source Software

Creating a Capstone Poster with LibreOffice Impress (PowerPoint alternative) - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
Creating Derivative Images from Negatives using GIMP (Photoshop alternative) - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
MySQL Workbench- how to make an ER diagram-Kristin Sullivan (Spring 2015)
Installing MySQL Workbench for PC and Mac -Kristin Sullivan (Fall 2014)
Batch Renaming using Metamorphose - Jessica Meyerson (Spring 2011)

Smart Phones

Getting your iPhone on restricted.utexas.edu

Posters & Large-format printing

Creating a Capstone Poster in Five Easy Steps - Molly McGee (Fall 2016)
Poster Design & Printing Resources - Robert Newell, Franny Gaede, and Victoria Solomon (Spring 2013)
Printing with the plotter - Rebecca Holte, Kathryn Brooks (Fall 2009)
Designing & Printing Capstone Posters - Emily Vinson, Elizabeth Seramur (Fall 2009)

Audio/Video

Basic sound recording: Zoom H4N and Sony ICD-PX312 DVR's - Robert Newell (Fall 2012)
Digitizing 1/4" Magnetic Audio Tape in the iSchool's Digitization Lab - Madeline Fendley (Spring 2012)
Windows Live Movie Maker 2011 - Kun-Ying Yang (Spring 2011)
Importing mini-DV tapes as AVI - Vivi Hoang (Spring 2009)

Tutorial Information

Using Camtasia Studio 4.01

Internal Material

Instructional Materials Naming Convention
Working Area

Faculty Reporting

Introduction to Digital Measures

Wiki Formatting

Formatting MediaWiki Main Help Page
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Citations
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Categories
This is a working page to talk about the creation/development of categories on the iSchool tutorials wiki and ideas, problems, and comments about the process.