InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

Voice over presentation: solutions

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th April 2015

Voice over presentation Faculty request to lay voice over a presentation with pictures. Solutions: PowerPoint: Windows / PC Apple/Mac advantages: – unfortunately, faculty are way too familiar with PPT. Familiar to the point that they don’t want to try something better. – FERPA complient disadvantages: – too old. PPT is pre-Internet. It does not matter […]

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Midwest AV Summit

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 13th March 2015

Midwest AV Summit             Matthew Clay : Active Learning Spaces partners across campus for IT/AV: CETL What is the most important key for creating active learning spaces (ALS). Mathew shared his work with CETL and his understanding of the importance of faculty being brought to the table. Faculty as equal […]

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Taking Screenshots on Your Laptop or Tablet

Posted by Julia Robeck on 19th February 2015

A Short Guide to Taking Screenshots on Your Laptop and Tablet Chromebook: Diigo’s Awesome Screenshot tool. Awesome Screenshot is a simple one step installation TechSmith’s Snagit. Awesome Screenshot will only capture things that are displayed in your web browser. Snagit download the Snagit Chrome app and the Snagit browser extension. . Both tools allow you to […]

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resources available at SCSU for lecture capture

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 18th March 2014

Please have a list of free and SCSU hosted resources for lecture capturing: MediaSpace (AKA Kaltura) Adobe Connect (please request an account from Greg Jorgensen,, if you don’t have such) TechSmith’s Jing (free) Other free, shareware and paid sources in our former IMS blog entry:

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“whiteboard screencasting” and “lecture capture” apps: please enter your choices and suggestions

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 24th October 2013

Greg Jorgensen emailed us with his new darling: Explain Everything – and raises a very good question: What do we know and how do we organize our tools and apps for whiteboard screencasting and lecture capture? Screencasting Screencast Greg’s choice of the day is atop of a list from the Ed Tech/y and […]

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