FAQs Posts

This web page contains all posts from the Information Technology Services (ITS) blog that have been tagged as "FAQs" from all users.


Resetting/Changing your Password using OneLogin


Employee Password Reset For users that have forgotten their password. Visit OneLogin, and click on the “Forgot Password” link. Enter your username (without the @smccd.edu) into the Username field and click “Continue” Select an Authentication Factor, which you may have already configured in your OneLogin Profile, and fulfill the Authentication Factor. You may choose from…

Checklist for submitting the software and cloud technology purchase request form


Need to submit a software or cloud technology purchase request? Good news! Here is a checklist of information to gather in advance. The items listed below support the completion of the product review process by ITS, administrators, and the business offices, including District Office purchasing. VPAT (Voluntary Product Accessibility Template) document Accessibility statement (if available)…

Recalling all hotspots loaned by the colleges


SMCCD is recalling ALL hotspot devices including iPhones. Please make an appointment to return your hotspot. This notice applies to anyone who has borrowed a hotspot from SMCCD.

Global Protect Yubikey Instructions


1. Go to “https://smccd.onelogin.com/portal/” and click on your profile 2. Click “+” sign to setup “Yubikey” authentication 3. Insert your Yubikey 5 NFC in your USB and wait until the windows installed the driver automatically and ready to use. Under “Choose Vendor”, click “Yubikey”. Under Yubikey ID, press the button (circled in “red” in the…

Password Management


Strong passwords, when updated regularly, go a long way to protecting you online. Here are the requirements for creating a password for use with the mySMCCD portal: Minimum of 12 characters Upper case letter(s) Lower case letter(s) Number(s) Special character(s) Additionally, consider the following when managing your passwords: Change your password on a regular schedule–At…

Zoom Live-Transcription


The below video shows how to turn on auto-live transcription within a Zoom meeting. The accuracy of Zoom’s live transcription feature depends on many variables, such as but not limited to: Background noise Volume and clarity of the speaker’s voice Speaker’s proficiency with the English language Lexicons and dialects specific to a geography or community…

How to access your Chromebook


To sign into your Chromebook you will need the following. If you do not know your my.smccd.edu email address or password, you can view and reset your default password from WebSMART on the home page once you log in. Please remember to shut down your Chromebook when you are finished or you may find your…

Preventing “Zoombombing”


Using Zoom’s settings to reduce the likelihood and the effects of your course being “Zoombombed”

Upcoming Zoom trainings and how-to resources


Need to refresh your Zoom knowledge or use Zoom for the first time? These upcoming online trainings and how-to resources will give you the support you need to use Zoom for remote work and online learning.

How to enable multi-factor authentication (MFA) on your OneLogin account


If you need to enable multi-factor authentication (MFA) on your OneLogin account, follow the instructions provided below. Why do I need MFA? Multi-factor authentication (MFA) adds an extra layer of security to applications accessed through your OneLogin single sign-on account. SMCCCD staff and faculty may be required to use MFA to access certain applications from…