1. IM CLIENT: You Install Microsoft Lync
This instant messaging software and virtual collaboration software allows you to
find your classmates, hold chat, phone or video conversations and even share
your desktop with one another.
Download: Windows and Mac
2. DROPBOX: You create a Dropbox account
Dropbox is a service that allows you to upload files to the cloud and share files
with colleagues and or view those files from multiple devices (other computer,
smart phone, etc). Dropbox makes it easy to manage files between multiple
computers and users. Any files you want to save from a public computer can be
saved to your Dropbox folder in the cloud.
Note: Signing up with your Kellogg email address on Dropbox makes collaboration with your Kellogg classmates easier.
Instructions: Dropbox Online File Management
3. BACKUP: Personal Backup Solutions
It is recommended that you use some form of external backup solution to
protect your data in the event of a computer failure that would prevent you
from accessing your data when you need it.
Information: Personal Backup Solutions
4. STUDY.NET: Course Pack Distribution
Study.Net will provide users with digital copies of course materials. Students
also have the option to request printed copies from our onsite vendor,
Quartet Digital Printing.
Information: Study.Net Guidelines
1. VPN: You set up a VPN connection
VPN allows you to connect to print server and library resources from the
comfort of your own home.
Computer Instructions: Windows 8 | Windows 7 | Windows XP | Mac
Mobile Instructions: iOS | Android
2. QUALTRICS: You create a Kellogg Qualtrics Account
Qualtrics Web Surveys is a hosted survey tool that allows Kellogg faculty, staff,
and students to create an unlimited number of surveys and polls.
Instructions: Create your Kellogg Qualtrics Account
3. THINK-CELL: You install think-cell (business presentation software)
think-cell is a presentation software that allows you to create PowerPoint
charts more efficiently directly from Excel data, as well as consistently
rounder numbers even across complex calculations.
Note: This software only runs in Windows, and can be installed on a Windows VM running on a Mac.
Download: think-cell for Windows
Please contact KIS if you have any questions: