FAQ & How To

Are Westside devices available for sale?
Information regarding the sale of Westside devices is available at the website below. Please check the website frequently for updated information. ...
Thu, 22 Apr, 2021 at 2:47 PM
Backup Drive Comparison
     When Should I buy an SSD? 1. When money is not an issue 2. When you are transferring files daily between more than 1 computer. 3. Speed is an i...
Tue, 9 Oct, 2018 at 3:55 PM
Get to know the Mac desktop
At the top of the screen is the menu bar and at the bottom is the Dock. In between is what’s called the desktop. The desktop is where you do most of your wo...
Fri, 2 Oct, 2020 at 10:30 AM
How to install Microsoft Office applications on a personal computer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
See the attached video on how to get the Microsoft Office application installed on a personal computer. Employees of Westside Community Schools can install ...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 11:15 AM
How to remotely access your Cox Voicemail (Staff Only)
For staff needing to access voicemail and voicemail settings remotely, please dial 402-614-8014 and follow the prompts.
Tue, 3 Nov, 2020 at 10:23 AM
How to use light switches in WMS classrooms
The attached file shows how the light switches in a Westside Middle School classroom should function (assuming they were properly programmed).
Tue, 5 Mar, 2019 at 3:35 PM
IXL Help
If you have problems signing in to IXL: - Make sure you are sign out of all Google/Gmail accounts, except for your Westside account. Being logged into more...
Thu, 7 Mar, 2019 at 3:40 PM
PowerSchool icons used by tech support
When you look up a student in PowerSchool you may see some icons across the top. These icons can help you determine if the student has a technology restrict...
Fri, 10 Apr, 2020 at 11:59 AM
Primex analog bluetooth clocks at WMS
When replacing batteries... Leave the batteries out of the clock for at least ten seconds before inserting new batteries. If the batteries are inserted ...
Fri, 11 Oct, 2019 at 3:18 PM
Running macOS upgrade Manually
Step 1: Open your Applications folder and Look for "Install macOS Catalina" click it ONCE and look at the information to the right side. If it say...
Thu, 16 Jul, 2020 at 3:01 PM