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Setup Entourage 2008 with UCSB Connect

  1. Update your Office 2008 to version 12.3.6
  2. If it isn't already closed, close Entourage now.
  3. Download and install Entourage 2008 Web Service Edition patch EWS-1316-EN.dmg. The one with the March 11, 2013 release date
  4. Double-click Entourage 2008, Web Service Edition.
  5. Open Entourage. Go to Tools --> Accounts

Exporting E-Mail From Thunderbird

Exporting E-mail from Thunderbird is a three part process.

Part I - Preparing Thunderbird

  1. Download the ImportExportTools add-on here Right-click on the link and choose "Save Link As..." for Firefox and Chrome, or "Save target as.." for Internet Explorer
  2. Save the file to your Desktop
  3. Open Thunderbird
  4. Click Tools --> Add-ons
  5. Click Extensions

How to Disable Java in Chrome

  1. In your address bar type: chrome://plugins and push enter
  2. Scroll down and click the blue Disable next to any Java plug-in

How to Disable Java in Firefox

  1. Click the Firefox button at the very top left corner
  2. Click Add-ons
  3. Click Extensions
  4. Disable any Java add-ons that you see.
  5. Click Plugins
  6. Disable any Java plug-ins that you see.

How to Disable Java in Internet Explorer

  1. Click the Gear in the upper right corner
  2. Click Manage add-ons
  3. Make sure Toolbars and Extensions are selected on the left pane
  4. Click on the first line item that has the word Java in it.
  5. Click the Disable button (bottom right corner)
  6. Click Disable button again…IE will try to disable every related add-on

How to Disable Java in Safari

To disable the Java web plug-in in Safari, follow these steps:

  1. In Safari, choose Safari > Preferences or press Command-comma (⌘-,)
  2. Click "Security".
  3. Uncheck (deselect) "Enable Java".
  4. Close the Safari preferences window.

How to import and export your address book in Thunderbird

  1. Click Tools and select Address Book

  2. Select the address book you want to export.


  3. Then click Tools again in the Address Book and select Export... while keeping your address book selected.

How to restart your computer remotely

If you work from home using Remote Desktop and need to restart your computer you'll find that the "Restart" option is gone from the Start menu. In order to remotely restart your computer you'll need to follow these steps:

How to acquire software for your computer

If you need software for your computer, Instructional Computing's Software Depot has a vast library of software for both Mac and Windows at (usually discounted) educational prices.

Here is a sample of some of their most popular software:

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by Dr. Radut