When you graduate, you can move your e-mails to another account (e.g. personal Outlook account)

– April 26, 2017

When you graduate (or otherwise stop studying at the OUAS), you can no longer use the services provided to the students of the OUAS. In case you wish to save your students.oamk.fi e-mails to another e-mail account, please do that well before you graduate, as you can’t reach your e-mail after your OUAS account has already expired. This […]

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How to change your preferred language to English in Moodle

– April 11, 2017

When you log into Moodle for the first time, you may have Finnish as the default language. You can change the language to English yourself but obviously it is a hard task if you don’t understand Finnish. With the help of these pictures, you will be able to change the language setting: First, log in […]

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Skype for Business

– February 20, 2017

Download and install To download Skype for Business, go to Outlook (outlook.office.com). Click on the cogwheel in the top right corner of the screen and select Office 365. Click on Software. Select language and version depending on your computer. Then click on Install Log in, status, chat, history, calling After Skype has successfully installed, you […]

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Change the VLC media player to the default in Windows 10

– January 25, 2017

In Windows,  the default media player is Windows Media Player. However, we recommend you change the default to VLC media player; it is a free, open source multimedia player that plays most multimedia files. In order to do this, you need to install VLC on your computer <https://www.videolan.org/vlc/>. This is how you can then change the default […]

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How to make a black and white PDF file

– January 20, 2017

When you print files to the SafeQ printing queue and you are outside the OUAS network, you cannot help the fact that the colour files will be printed in colour. In case you want to print more affordable black and white prints, you can make a black and white version of your PDF file: Open […]

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SafeQ security printing instructions for OUAS students

– January 17, 2017

Secure printing is now available in all OUAS campuses. When you print in OUAS secure print queue, you have to show your card to printer device, so that the printer would start to print. Students who use the secure print queue are connected to a total of 29 SafeQ security printers or multifunction devices (copier-printer): […]

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Autodesk software for students

– December 7, 2016

NB. only non-commercial use is allowed. Check out Autodesk University, they offer online courses for free. 1. Go to https://www.autodesk.com/education/free-software/featured 2. To register, choose a product and then create an account (or if you already have one, sign in). Start creating the account by filling out the form with Finland as your country, student as your role and […]

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Electronic exam system (Exam): General info

– February 24, 2016

We recommend to use the Exam system with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Apple Safari.   General info What is the Exam? Signing in to Exam Exam rooms opening hours Exam guidelines Exam attempts Exam rules What is the Exam? Exam is a system that allow students to take exam independently in the Exam room. […]

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Electronic exam system (Exam): Students Guide

– February 24, 2016

We recommend to use the Exam system with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Apple Safari.   Students Guide How to register to an exam Exam visit How to cancel or change your registration Taking your exam Taking a paper exam Adding an Office document as an attachment Adding an picture (Paint) as an attachment Exam […]

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VPN connection using Global Protect (Palo Alto)

– November 16, 2015

If you are using any Apple products, Android devices or a Windows desktop, laptop or Microsoft Surface Pro, you should use Palo Alto’s Global Protect to create a VPN connection to OUAS network. Global Protect uses IPsec or SSL for protection, depending on the situation. Desktops and laptops (both Windows and Mac) Mac desktop/laptop: use […]

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