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Welcome to ITLC’s knowledgebase resource. In the sidebar to the right, choose a category and a series of questions and answers will be displayed. Whenever possible, links to additional resources have been provided. Additional resources include: printable, 'how-to' guides, and websites with more detailed training and learning opportunities on specific topics.

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Do they make Office Mix for Mac?

At this time, no. Mac users may use the app upon virtualization apps like VMWare and Parallels, however. Please consult with IT Services if you would like more information on the virtualizaiton option on Mac.

Do you offer introduction how to guides on Office Mix?

Yes, please refer to Microsft's guides on Office Mix: An Introduction:

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How do I add quizzes and polls to my PowerPoints in Office Mix?

Please refer to Microsoft's guides on adding quizzes and polls to PowerPoints in Office Mix:

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How do I create and insert screen recordings in Office Mix?

Please refer to Microsft's guides on creating and inserting screen recordings in Office Mix:

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How do I insert Web pages, simluations and more in Office Mix?

Please refer to Microsoft's guides on inserting web pages, simluations and more in Office Mix:

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How do I use Mix to create quality audio and video recordings in PowerPoint?

Please refer to Microsoft's guide on creating quality audio and video recordings in PowerPoint:

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What are Mix's built in Analytics and how do I use them?

Please refer to Microsoft's guide on understanding built-in Mix analytics:

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What is Office Mix?

Office Mix preview is an app that fully integrates with PowerPoint as an additional menu option and empowers users to use PowerPoint to record lectures (video, audio), create polls and other classroom activities.

Here are some sample Office Mixes to view.