Welcome to The FAQ Help page
For printable Help Guides, go to the Handouts page.
How do I Add Content to my new Camino course, such as files, links, discussion forums etc., to my course?
How do I add a Folder?
How do I add a File?
How do I add a Link?
How do I add a Page?
How do I add a Drop Box?
How do I add a Turnitin Drop Box?
How do I add a Discussion Forum?
How do I Create Assessment
How do I Move to Folder my files, drop boxes, links, etc.?
How do I create a Discussion Forum?
How do I make a Grade report
Can I choose when to Display Content in the lessons tab?
How do I Email Students in my course through Camino?
How do I change Camino Mail Preferences so that the text will wrap in emails I send?
How do I change my Email Settings so that Camino will forward my Camino mail or new posts to the
Discussion Forum and or Replies, to my internet email account?
How do I Copy Content from a previous course?
How do I Archive a course?
How do I Backup a Course? Backing up will create a copy of your course, but keep the existing course on your faculty Camino site. Backing up a course will not hide it from the search engine. If you want to hide it, go to Hide a Course
How do I Hide a Course from the search engine?
How do I un-enroll a student?
How do I Disable a Course?
How Do I Setup my Gradebook
How Do I Create Categories
How to set your grading scale
How Do I Make a Collage of photos with Picasa?
How Do I remove courses from my Camino home page?
How do I log on watch video 
How do I download a file, document file of type .doc, .docx, .pdf, .ppt, etc.?
How do I Use a DropBox to turn in my homework?
How do I Subscribe to Discussion Forum ?
How do I change my Email Settings so that Camino will forward Camino mail or Discussion Forum new Posts or Replies to my internet email account?
Can I have my own Camino Student Wiki to keep my notes, personal reflections, ideas?
How do I upload a file to iTunesU? Upload_to_iTunesu
How to Record your Voice
You must set up the computers in the lab to recognize the microphones and the headphones connected to the Macs. Click on the link to the software your are using.
Recording your voice in Garageband
- How to make sure the headphones with microphones are working with Garageband for recording your voice:
Recording your voice in iMovie
- How to make sure the headphones with microphones are working with iMovie for recording your voice:
iShowU HD Audio capture Prior to using iShowU HD:
- Shut down and restart the Computer. Start on the MAC side.
If you are capturing video from the web, where you only need to capture the video and audio, Set up iShowUHD Audio:
Royalty free sound loops--Sound Snaps
Voice Thread allow users to share and comment about their images, videos and documents:
Convert files to any format If you need to convert a file from .wma or .wmv, to quicktime, .mov, this is a great tool!
Site to help you share your slides.
Royalty free Sound Loops:
Collection of Royalty free soundloops at: NMC soundloops
Find more Music for podcasts Courtesy of: Trehan S Manjit from the University of Indiana at:
Students are free to use the music clips in their podcasts and digital movies under the Creative License but must cite the author and dowload site.
- Setting up the Mac for Audio Recording - PDF
- Setting up the PC for Audio Recording - PDF
- Audio Formats (mp3, aiff, wav, etc)
- Using a Digital Audio Recorder
Play .WMA audio files on a MAC -- Download and install Flip4Mac
Convert .WMA files to MAC friendly formats -- Download and install Switch Free version:
- Recording and editing the voice - PDF
- Using loops to create songs
- Making a podcast and an enhanced podcast
- Sharing to iTunes, iMovie
- How do I upload a file to iTunesU? Upload_to_iTunesu
Using the Multimedia Lab
Using Boot Picker
Authenticating to the PC side
Saving your work (ThawSpace, 750 GB Drive, OS X Server)
Displaying your Desktop on the Big Screen
Faculty: Using the Instructor Podium
Capture video clips on a Mac from a DVD
How do I Reserve Multi Media Lab?
Images-Picasa Learn how to use the easy image editing tools in Picasa.
editing tools in Picasa
collage creation in Picasa
Working with Images
This is a Quickguide to editing images with Photoshop:
images in Photoshop Image Formats
Classroom Response Systems
How to scan images to Photoshop
How do I get a Second Life Account ?
How do I install Second Life on my computer?
Creating Web Pages
iClicker - Basic set up and use