Easy to follow Breakout Room demo. Thanks @ericcurts
📷 If you are taking photos with your iphone and uploading to your Google Drive, check the file extension on the image once it is in Google Drive.
Images with a file extension of .HEIC will not import into Google files.
You can change your camera settings on your iPhone:
How do I change my HEIC on my iPhone?
- Go to Settings > Camera.
- Tap Formats.
- Tap Most Compatible. This setting is available only on devices that can capture media in HEIF or HEVC format, and only when using iOS 11 or later.
- All new photos and videos will now use JPEG or H. 264 format.
Or you can use this website to convert your .heic files to .jpg
Check out this free website to: Rotate, Merge, Split and convert .pdf files.
Have you ever scanned a document to email and find the orientation is not correct? This website will quickly rotate the orientation and provide a new file.
If you are leaving the @pennmanor.net community here is a tip to take your files with you from your Google Drive.
You can access your Nextcloud files from the Speed Dial Page. Download a few folders at a time onto your home computer.
As a reminder you can find recordings from our online training sessions on the Remote Teacher Tips Website. It is updated frequently to include tips and videos. Click Here.
Tech Tips for students can be found on the Remote Learning Website Tech Tips Page. You can share this link on your blogs, Google Classrooms, email, and other communication tools. Click Here.
If you are looking for Google Tools How to Videos here is an organized Playlist published by Google. It is easy to navigate. Scroll down to find short video clips for Google Classroom, Forms, Slides etc.
Google also provides a Training Center that is easily accessed. Self-paced and user friendly.
If you are sharing files and resources from your Google Drive, please make sure the file permissions are set correctly for your intended audience. When you click on SHARE click Advanced you will find the Sharing Settings dialog box.
For folks to access your files without logging into Google Drive select Anyone with the link can access. No sign-in required. This is the most popular setting as we provide resources to our parents and students at home.
For our Penn Manor staff, here is a link to create email groups or labels. These labels/groups can be used with your Google Suite tools.
As we prepare for the launch of the new Sapphire Gradebook below is our YouTube Channel for helpful Gradebook tips.
PMSD Tech Knowledge Base “How To” article. Click Here