Category Archives: Post OS Upgrade

This category contains posts that provide information on the things you need to do once you have upgraded your operating system to Mountain Lion.
This applies to MS Students.

Laptop OS upgrade update @ June 7, 2013

Over the last few months, all MS students have been required to organize and back up their laptop data in order to upgrade their laptop Operating System to Apple’s latest “Mountain Lion”. As I type, we have successfully upgraded the … Continue reading

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Things to do after the Operating System upgrade.

PASSWORDS You again have 2 accounts; Standard account name: sxxxxxx – the x’s being your HKIS student number password : hkis Admin account name: useradmin password : hkis We need you to reset both of your passwords asap. Note: If … Continue reading

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Erase portable harddrive

Here’s a short video that explains how to erase the content on a portable hard-drive using the Disc Utility application. This is a good way to erase content on an external disc. Be aware once this has been done the … Continue reading

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Back up your laptop

Computers can crash at any time and this can have nothing to do with our usage, just a machine malfunctioning. The trouble is: we loose all of our data should this happens 😦 To keep our data safe we require … Continue reading

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Import Bookmarks into Common Browsers

Here’s how to Import bookmarks into common web browsers, Firefox, Safari & Chrome. Firefox: Safari: Chrome: The “Chrome menu” is on the right side of the URL address window. If you need help , please see me asap.

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Change your Macbook passwords

Here’s a quick video that details how to reset your passwords on your macbooks. Any questions or problems, please see me.

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Install MS Class using Self Service app

Here’s how to install the Network Share “MSClass” using the “Self Service” application. PDF version of the instructions : CLICK HERE Video version of the instruction : Install Network Share MS Class via Self Service – from DragonMedia If you … Continue reading

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