CIS 1055 Resources
Office 2010 Purchase
Interested in purchasing Office 2010? Microsoft has a discount price of $84.99. Check with your lab instructor about compatibilty issues.
Browser Upgrades - If you are still using Netscape or Internet Explorer at home, you should upgrade to one of the following browsers as soon as possible.
1. Mozilla Firefox - Firefox is an extremely capable browser with above average security. It is considered the best browser today by many of the "experts". For fun, you can use different themes to change the look of your browser and add extensions to increase the usefulness of the browser. Try it out!
2. Opera - Another option to Internet Explorer if Firefox is not right for you.
Dreamweaver CS6 - 30 Day Trial Version
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 - Visit Adobe's website to download the 30 day trial version of the software. You will be able to do everything you need to do for lab using CS6 at home. Wait until you cover Dreamweaver in lab before you actually install the software on your home computer. That way, you will be able to use the full 30 days to build your website at home. When you go to the Adobe site, you will be required to sign up for a free Adobe account.
Temple University Links
1. Temple E-mail - check your Temple e-mail.
2. AccessNet Account Information - Learn how to activate your Temple account, change your password, and more!
3. Temple University Computer Services - View the system status of Astro, Temple's e-mail system and other systems. Look up Temple's computer usage policy, get the help desk hours, acquire anti-virus software, and more!
CIS 1055 Useful Links
1. Search Engine Help - useful information about search engines
2. Resume Help - start the semester on the right track! Lab 2 deals with creating a resume. This web site will show you sample resumes, give helpful hints on how to build a resume, and link out to additional helpful web sites.