"How To..." Guides

These "How To..." Guides are provided to help you find answers to commonly asked questions about how to perform common tasks. If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact the UIS Service Desk at 303-860-4357 (HELP) or email us at help@cu.edu.

Cherwell Self-Service

Office Networking and Passwords

Email and Calendaring

Office Wireless

Office Communications

Oracle Identity Manager

Oracle Identity Manager is CU's identity management application for account management and user provisioning. See the OIM Process Guides for instructions on using OIM to Request and Approve access.

Smartphones and Tablets

Video Conferencing

Sharepoint 2013

The following are recommended courses and lessons with different modules for Sharepoint site owners and users. Each link will go to the full Sharepoint course listing which will provide lessons. We have provided the recommended lessons site owners or users should expand and go through. Each lesson can take up to hour. You may choose to go through all the modules within the lesson or select certain modules to focus on. Each module can take up to 10 minutes.

Site Owner Courses

CU-developed

Versioning Setting for Site Owners

Skillsoft
  • Configuring Pages, Sites, and Content in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Customizing the Quick Launch in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Adding and modifying Pages in Sharepoint 2013
    • Job Aids: Creating Sharepoint sites
    • Job Aids: Modifying the Quick Launch in Sharepoint 2013
  • Configuring Lists, Libraries, E-mail, and Announcements in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Configuring Lists and Libraries in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Configuring Announcements in Sharepoint 2013
    • Job Aids: Creating and Modifying Lists
    • Job Aids: Recovering Deleted Items
    • Job Aids: Managing e-mail and Announcements
    • Job Aids: Meet the Expert
  • Managing Web Parts, Users, and Groups in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Configuring Web parts in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Adding Apps from the Sharepoint Store in Sharepoint 2013
    • Job Aids: Configuring web parts
    • Job Aids: Adding Web Parts
    • Job Aids: Managing Users and Groups
  • Managing Templates, Views, and Versioning in Sharepoint 2013 - This course is recommended for advanced users.
    • Lesson: Sharepoint Templates, Views, and Content Types
    • Lesson: Sharepoint 2013 Ratings, Validation, and Versions
    • Job aids: Managing Views and Templates
    • Job Aids: Associating a Content Type to a List and Extending Columns
    • Job Aids: Enabling Ratings and Validations
    • Job Aids: Publishing Assets and Enabling Versioning
    • Job Aids: Meet the Expert

End Users

CU-developed

Enabling SharePoint 2013 using the Chrome Browser

Enabling SharePoint 2013 using the Firefox Browser

Enabling SharePoint 2013 using the Safari for Mac Browser

Checking documents in and out

Skillsoft
  • Navigating, Lists, Libraries, Alerts, and Document Sets in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Navigating the Sharepoint 2013 Interface
    • Lesson: Managing Lists and Libraries in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Creating Alerts in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Creating Document Sets in Sharepoint 2013
    • Job Aids: Navigating in Sharepoint
    • Job Aids: Using Lists and Libraries
    • Job Aids: Configuring Alerts, Working with Document Sets
  • My Site and Social Features in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Configuring My Site in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Tags, Notes, and Newsfeeds in Sharepoint 2013
    • Lesson: Collaborating in Sharepoint 2013
    • Job Aids: Configuring my Site
    • Job Aids: Collaborating in Sharepoint
    • Job Aids: Tags, Notes, and Newsfeed
       

Sharepoint Users Guide - website user guide for Sharepoint

Miscellaneous

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