Tutorial page

We have written detailed instructions to help you with your hardest questions! Here you will find answers to the most popular questions asked of the MediaLab.


Please choose from the following lists:

Applications:

Adobe Illustrator:
1. How to use Adobe Illustrator, (also download samples.zip)
2. Getting images from Adobe Illustrator into Microsoft PowerPoint, (also download samples.zip)
3. How to make an Illustrator Poster.

Adobe Photoshop:
1. How to use Adobe Photoshop, (also download /sites/default/files/intranet/medialab/tutorial_files/samples.zip)

Microsoft PowerPoint:
1. How to use Microsoft PowerPoint
2. Getting images from Adobe Illustrator into Microsoft PowerPoint, (also download samples.zip)
3. How to make a Powerpoint Poster.
4. How to make a Powerpoint talk into a Powerpoint poster.

Creating PDF files:

1. Mac OS X - text only
2. Mac OS X - text with images
3. Windows
4. How to shrink PDF files, using Acrobat 6

Miscellaneous:

Poster Printing

Poster Ironing

Embedding Images in Illustrator

Printing on the MediaLab HP Color printer

Google images and Google Scholar

Extracting images from Research Articles (PDFs) via
PubMed or HighWire
(also download samples.zip)

Department Audio-Visual Click on the room number for instructions:

1211 (pdf cheat sheet)
1220 (pdf cheat sheet)
2112
Khorana Auditorium (pdf cheat sheet)
Faculty Lounge