Lynda.com is a UC licensed online video-training library that has more than 1,400 software, career development, and technology training titles that you can access from anywhere using an internet browser and your UC login credentials.
Lynda’s video courses are taught by industry experts, working professionals, and veteran teachers. The library features software from Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Blackboard, Facebook, Google, HTML, Microsoft, Open Source, SPSS, Twitter and many more that allow users to learn the latest tools and techniques in business, digital media, design and development.
The service is FREE and is open to currently registered students, faculty, including emeriti, and staff.
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You need an Internet connection with sufficient bandwidth. Most lynda.com videos work best with a downstream bandwidth of at least 1 Mbps.
If you wait until an entire movie buffers, which is indicated when the play bar at the bottom of the movie turns dark gray, you should be able to watch the movie without interruption.
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The Lynda.com login page will prompt you for your UC 6+2 username and password. If you have a valid UC username and password, you will be redirected to a web portal at lynda.com that will give you access to all of its resources.
You can change your personal information any time through the account settings located at the top, right-hand of the screen. Any certificates of completion you earn will automatically have your name on them.
Selecting different movie players in Lynda can result in different functionality.
To see or change these options, go to "my account" and "site preferences."
New releases are noted on the Lynda.com homepage.
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Lynda also has a series of newsletters you can subscribe to in your "account settings."
lynda.com autotmatically saves your past history and shows you where you left off in a course video the next time you log in.
Download the free app from iTunes.
To log in to Lynda.com using the app, use the web portal access option, and then type uc.edu as the URL. You will be directed to UC's Central Login System screen to login to lynda.com.
For more Lynda.com FAQs, visit http://www.lynda.com/support/faq.aspx. Please ignore any references to fees. As a registered UC student, faculty or staff member, Lynda.com is free for you to use.