Los Angeles City College
This page is provided by the IT department to answer some common questions.
For further technical information, call the IT Help Desk at extension 2049.
If you need training on using any of the LACC systems, contact the Staff and Organizational Development office at extension 2887.
Freeware with Conditions
CutePDF: Create PDF files.
To use CutePDF Writer, open the file that you would like to print to PDF. Select the Print option (usually found under File > Print), and select "CutePDF Writer" from the list of available printers. You will be prompted to select the destination directory and filename for your output file. Some applications, such as NotePad, will automatically print to your default printer when you select the Print option. If you want to create PDF file, you may need to change your default printer.
WS_FTP LE: Upload/download files via FTP.
PowerArchiver 2001: File compression program similar to WinZip. Windows XP already has a compression program build in it.
Freeware without Conditions
Mozilla Firefox : Alternative to Internet Explorer. Be aware that the LACCD portal is not compatible with Firefox..
AMP Calendar (ver 2.42): This is a small utility that displays a calendar with the twelve months of a year using the Windows regional settings. Easy access to the calendar through an icon in the taskbar, which shows the current day of the month. Configurable colors and column layout, and it also have the options of configure the first month in the calendar, the first day of the week and printing the calendar.