Office 365 – Outlook: Encrypt your email

– September 20, 2018

(English translation by Joni Liikala)  Encrypting means that your email and it’s attachments are transformed from a natural language to an encrypted form, that only the recipient can open with a one-time passcode. Sending an encrypted message Receiving an encrypted message Sending an encrypted message You can encrypt your email message in Outlook by adding […]

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Moodle – Collaborate videoconferencing

– September 13, 2018

Basic instructions for joining a Collaborate videoconference:

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The wireless networks available to university students and staff

– July 20, 2018

On the OUAS campuses, you can typically find these three wireless networks: KK (=OUAS’s own network), Eduroam and panOULU. OUAS’s information security officer recommends that if you use Eduroam (or other networks that KK), you should use VPN. Read more about VPN and get the Global Protect VPN application, which is used at the OUAS. KK network, OUAS’s […]

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Sign in to Moodle, search for a course and enroll

– June 14, 2018

Signing in to Moodle, searching for a course and enrolling to it: Go to moodle.oamk.fi Click Login (Kirjaudu) Type in your username and password (if you have forgotten your password: https://it.oamk.fi/11260) Click Login (Kirjaudu) Click Browse all courses Search using the course name Choose the course For some courses you need a course key, provided by […]

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If you have a Finnish bank account, you can fetch your OUAS username and reset your password online

– June 12, 2018

If you you need to fetch your username or reset your password, go to the Ouas username and password service. Log in using your (Finnish) bank PIN, mobile certificate or an electronic ID card as ID. First, you will have to accept the Rules of IT systems use and the access terms and conditions.  Then you will […]

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Moodle: H5P – Accordion

– May 28, 2018

Teachers can reduce the amount of text presented to readers by using this responsive WAI-ARIA enabled accordion. Readers decide which headlines to take a closer look at by expanding the title. Excellent for providing an overview with optional in-depth explanations.

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Office 365 – Word: Translator

– May 8, 2018

You can use the Translator add-in to translate words in Word. Click on “Insert” and open “Store”. Search for “Translator”. Find the right Add-in and click on “Add”. Select a word and change the language to your liking. If you want to change the word in to translated one, click on “Insert”.

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Office 365 – Excel: People Graphs

– May 8, 2018

Teachers and students can share data in a visual way with infographics. If you haven’t used People Graph before, go to Insert tab and open “Store”. Search for “People Graph” and then click on “Add”. Change the title. Select your statistics and click on “Select data” and then “Create”. Modify the graph to your liking. […]

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Office 365 – Excel: Using Charts

– May 7, 2018

Excel added several new charts to its repertoire. Students can use these charts to show research and make predictions. Select your data and click on “Recommended Charts” in “Insert” tab. You will get a list of charts that are compatible with your data. Choose Waterfall to show the cumulative effect. In “Design” tab you can […]

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