SharePoint is a web application platform from Microsoft. Pace faculty and staff can easily create and manage collaborative Web sites. The SharePoint 2010 platform has a variety of out-of-the-box integrated capabilities to support collaboration to include document management, online calendars, team discussions and much more. SharePoint sites promote team collaboration making it easy for users to work together on documents, tasks, contacts, events, and other information. SharePoint can be used as the central repository, to which each user can log on from their computer for a project.
Faculty and Staff.
How to Get this Service
New Users: Before using SharePoint, you must first submit a Help Desk ticket requesting access to the system.
A request can be submitted by following the instructions shown below:
1. Log in to help.pace.edu using your MyPace username and password
2. Click on Request tab
3. Select the following Request Type: Information Technology > Sharepoint Request > Create SharePoint site
4. Provide the needed information in each field.
Note: The information icon will provide further details of what is requested from the input field.
5. Click the Save button.
Returning Users: Existing users can access the SharePoint site account by go to http://sharepoint.pace.edu/sites/yoursitename (i.e. http://sharepoint.pace.edu/sites/helpdesk) amd entering in their MyPace username and password.
Note: The Sharepoint site is accessible on the Pace network. Users can VPN to access SharePoint off campus.
Create a Help Desk ticket to request support.
- Go to help.pace.edu and login with your MyPace credentials
- Set the request type to Information Technology > SharePoint Request > How-To
- Provide the needed information in each field.
Contact the ITS Help Desk
How to start collaborating and sharing information
The following sections are designed to help you get started by introducing the features and capabilities of a team site. Pace faculty and staff can sign on to the SharePoint training portal, which focuses on the default team site template. A team site is one out of an assortment of site templates users can select for collaborating on a project. The template makes it possible for teams to quickly organize, author, and share information. It includes a document library and lists for managing announcements, calendar items, tasks, and disscussions.
Please Note: If you are accessing SharePoint from off campus, you must first VPN to Pace's network. For more informaton on getting started with your SharePoint 2010 site, see our quick start guide.