Filevault Encryption

Macintosh: How to encrypt your computer using the built in filevault utility. First step: Open up System Preferences. Click on Security & Privacy. Click on FileVault.   You may need to click the lock in the lower left hand corner and enter the computer password to proceed to the next step: Turn on FileVault. After […]

Installing and Setting up Thunderbird: Macintosh

Mac OS X: Installing and setting up Thunderbird from the UVM Software Archive Go to: www.uvm.edu/software You will be asked to enter your UVM NetID and Password (same username and password you use to login to your UVM email). After you login you will be brought to a page where you can select your platform. You […]

HFS+ Disable Journaling

There may come a time when you need to mount an HFS+ drive to a Linux machine with Read/Write access, to do this, Journaling needs to be disabled. Here are the steps to disabling Journaling. Plug the drive you wish to disable Journaling on into a Mac running OSX 10.6.8 or later. Open a Terminal […]

Mac OSX: Connecting to the Active Directory Shared Folder

mapping the Active Directory Shared folder to a Mac running OSX

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Installing Office 2011 over the networkon UVM-owned computers: Mac

installing office on UVM-owned computers

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Downloading and Installing Oracle Calendar: Macintosh

how to download and install Oracle Calendar desktop client–MAC OS 10.6.8 and earlier

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