How to Setup Your Lulzbot Taz 3D Printer

LulzBot TAZ6 User Manual

Quick Start Guide – To Set Up Your First Print

Download the Cura Lulzbot application to your Mac from Self Service.

Unpacking the box: Open the box (Lulzbot Taz) Note: Save the packaging.Several boxes are stacked and numbered.  The instruction packet is included in a ziploc (read more)

Screen Saver Settings on Your New Mac

By default, while on battery power your display is set to turn off after 2 minutes.

Open System Preferences and select Energy Saver:

In the Battery tab, move the slider to the right to increase the time before the display shuts off:


For increased security and to protect your – and your (read more)

Display Settings on Your New Mac

Since you now have a new computer (yay!) some of your defaults might have changed. One of the most critical is the settings you use for your classroom projector.

To set these properly, you will need to have your computer plugged into the projector system and have both (read more)

MacBook Air Trackpad Settings


By default, your MacBook Air trackpad is set to scroll in a “natural” direction (scroll up to move the page up and scroll down to move the page down). Some people prefer to scroll the opposite direction.

Open System Preferences.

Click on Trackpad.

In the Scroll & Zoom tab, uncheck Scroll Direction: Natural

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Disable Siri for Testnav

If Siri is enabled on a Mac, you will see the following error when you run App Check in Testnav.

If this happens, you will need to do the following steps:

One – Load System Preferences

Two – Click ‘Siri’

Three, click the checkbox where it says ‘Enable Ask Siri’ to turn it off. (read more)

SV Custom Tabs

Below is the beginning of an alphabetical list of customized tabs in Infinite Campus.


Alt to Suspension




E-CREDIT Recovery

Library Barcode

Network Login

Service Hours

Sped Preschool

Summer School Testing

SV APEX Permissions

SV Audiology


SV Community Schools Billing (read more)

Installing TestNav Through Self Service – 2019

This year we will be installing TestNav for CMAS testing through the Self Service application on Mac computers. If you are using a Chromebook or Windows computer, this document will not apply to you.

First step is to load Self Service. Bring up spotlight search by clicking the magnifying glass in the upper right corner (read more)

Device Support Team Expectations

Classified Employee Handbook



At the start of the day either show up at DTS office or report via Teams that you will be starting at site by the start of your shift. Reported work hours.

Ending on site is OK. Please use good judgement on this.



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Gmail Security

Google helps protect your Gmail account against suspicious messages and content in multiple ways.

Gmail will notify users by adding notifications within an email when any security related issues are identified. Warning banners will only appear for Google Gmail user interfaces (web, mobile). Third-party apps like the iOS mail application do not display a warning (read more)

G Suite Team Drive

The G Suite Team Drive product is available for St. Vrain Valley School District staff for use internally with other accounts. It’s similar to G Suite My Drive except files and folders are owned by the team and not by individuals. What this means is that accounts can join or leave (read more)