• Chromebooks Quick-Start Guide

     The following guide provides quick solutions to day-to-day tasks with your West Carroll provided 1:1 Chromebook.

     

    How to Login:

    • Enter your School Provided Gmail Account and Password into the Login Prompt.
    • Note: Login is Only Allowed for WC314.org Gmail Accounts.

     

    How to Login with CleverBadge (Primary School Only):

    • Click Next on the login screen.
    • Line up the badge so that the QR code is visible to the camera screen.
    • After the Checkmark appears, you will be logged in.

     

    Accessing Chrome:

    • Click the Google Chrome Icon at the Bottom of the Screen.

     

    Accessing Clever:

    • In Chrome, Click the Home button on the Upper Left to open the Home Page.
    • Click either the CleverBadge Login or the Login with Google Buttons.
    • Select your Account or Line up your Badge so the QR code can be Scanned.

     

    Accessing Gmail:

    • Click the Gmail Icon at the Bottom of the Screen. 

     

    Accessing Google Docs:

    • Click the Google Docs Icon at the Bottom of the Screen. 

     

    Accessing Google Drive:

    • Click the Circle Icon on the Lower Left.
    • Select Google Drive.

     

    Accessing Schoology (Middle School/High School Only):

    • Open Chrome and go to Schoology.com.
    • Login with Google and Click your Google Account. 

     

    Accessing Apps not Present on Taskbar:

    • Click the Circle Icon on the Lower Left.
    • Select All Apps in the Lower Right of the Popup Screen.
    • Multiple Pages of Apps Can Be Selected through the Menu Page Selector at the Bottom of the Screen.

     

    Adding Wireless Profile:

    • Click the System Tray on the Lower Right of the Screen.
    • Click the Wireless Icon Bar.
    • Select Join Other at the Top of the Screen.
    • Enter Credentials for the Wireless Network.

     

    Enable Offline use of Google Docs:

    • Open Google Docs.
    • Click Options->Settings.
    • In the Section Marked Offline, Move the Slider to the Right to Enable.
    • Confirm Selection.
    • Click OK.

     

    How to Lock the Chromebook:

    • Click the System Tray in the Lower Right.
    • Click the Lock icon in the Popup Menu.

     

    How to Power Off the Chromebook:

    • Click the System Tray in the Lower Right.
    • Click the Power Button in the Popup Menu.

     

    How to Get Further Assistance with Chromebook Issues:

    • Several Help Topics are Available from the Built-in Help System.
    • Click the Circle in the Lower Left.
    • Click the Get Help Icon.
    • Select the Issue you Need Assistance With.

     

    Further Resources: