How-To Guides

Accessing & Adding Students to Canvas Groups – Faculty

How to set up and use groups in Canvas for faculty

Working in Groups – Students

Accessing groups and working in groups in Canvas as a student

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)

Instructions for accessing the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)

Virtual Labs on Champlain’s VCenter

Student instructions to access virtual labs on Champlain's VCenter

VMware IT Academy: Download Your Own Hypervisor

Student instructions for downloading their own hypervisor.

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools For Teaching

Accessing Microsoft Azure Developer tools for class


How to access CosmosWeb to download files.


How to access and use Coton FTP Server to host web pages.

Students: How to Record Video with Canvas Studio

Students: Learn how to use Studio, a tool in Canvas, to record webcam and/or screen capture video.

Students: How to Post a Studio Video to a Canvas Discussion

Students: Learn how to post your Studio recordings to a Canvas Discussion.

Students: How to Submit a Studio Video to a Canvas Assignment

Students: earn how to submit your Studio video recording to a Canvas assignment.

Connect Set-Up Instructions for Instructors – Start here

How-to for instructors to set up McGraw-Hill Connect in their course.