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Understanding Resolution

It is important to understand how resolution works, because resolution is a key concept in image design and printing. Following is a basic tutorial that explains what resolution is, and how it affects an image:

Scanning Images

Several scanners are available in the Technology Learning and Media Center (Quentin Burdick Building 150C) for use by students. A large format scanner is also on hand for tabloid-size scanning at high resolutions, with a scan area of 12x17 inches.

The scanners are most commonly used for:

  • Scanning pictures
  • Scanning text to Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) files for reading
  • Scanning text to MS Word (.docx) files for editing

If you need help with scanning, please feel free to ask a TLMC Learning Assistant.

Photoshop Tutorials

Working with Images in Microsoft Office Programs

The following tutorials are part of The LTS Online Help Collection, which has been developed by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and is copyrighted by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents. (Used with permission).

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North Dakota State University
IT Help Desk Phone: +1 (701) 231-8685
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