• What is a status update?

    A status update is a quick post that lets other users know what you are up to, similar to a status update you might post on Facebook.
  • What is a discussion?

    Discussions allow you to ask a question, ask for suggestions, state an observation or assertion to get feedback, or report a problem. Members of The Hub can contribute by posting replies.
  • How do I send another Hub user a private message?

    If you want to have a private discussion with a Hub user, you may send them a direct message. You must be following the Hub user(s) you want to send a message to and they must be following you, as well.   To sen...
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  • How do I mention Hub users in content I create?

    You can mention other Hub users in any content you create by using the @ symbol. This is called an @mention. When you use @mention, the user you are mentioning will get a notification in their Communications stream. Y...
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  • How do I follow other users?

    You can follow other users and stay up-to-date on what they are doing around The Hub. Following a user allows you to get their updates directly in your Activity feed.   There are two ways to follow people: 1. F...
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  • How do I join an existing group?

    There are 4 types of groups: Open (anyone can join) Members Only (must be invited by the group owner or be granted membership) Private (must be invited by the group owner or be granted membership) Secret (must be ...
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  • How do I create a private discussion?

    Private discussions allow you to limit who can see your conversation. Private discussions appear in the Communications streams of people who you send them to. You must be following the people you want to have a privat...
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  • How do I create a blog post?

    Use blog posts to express your own ideas and get feedback from The Hub. Your blog will be associated with a space or group.   To create a blog post: 1. Click on the red Create button in the upper right corner ...
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  • What is a blog post?

    A blog post is like a journal entry. They are usually informal and written in first person. Use blog posts to express ideas or opinions and get feedback from other Hub users. Blogs can be personal, or associated with ...
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  • How do I create a discussion?

    Discussions allow you to ask a question, ask for suggestions, state an observation, get feedback, or report a problem. Members of The Hub can contribute by posting replies.   To start a discussion: 1. Click on ...
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  • How do I create a document?

    You can create documents in The Hub or upload documents like Microsoft Office files or Adobe PDFs.   To create a document: 1. Click on the red Create button in the upper right corner of the screen. 2. Select D...
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  • What is a document?

    You can create documents in The Hub or upload documents from outside of Jive, such as Microsoft Office documents or Adobe PDFs. Some examples of documents include posting a class syllabus, posting meeting minutes from...
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  • What is a private discussion?

    A private discussion allows you to restrict who can see and participate with your discussion. You can have a private discussion with just one other person or with a few others.
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  • How can I change my email notification preferences?

    Set your email notification preferences to control how much e-mail you receive from The Hub.   1. Click on your name in the upper right corner of the screen. 2. From the dropdown menu, click Preferences. 3. S...
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  • How do I create a status update?

    Status updates allow you to quickly share what you are up to with the rest of the community.   To create a status update: 1. Click on the red Create button in the upper right corner of the screen. 2. Select S...
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  • Can I change my homepage?

    Your homepage is automatically set to your Hub Dashboard. If you wish, you can change your homepage to your Connections stream or any other custom stream you create. 1. Go to the My Hub tab. 2. Click the cog/gear ne...
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  • How do I find other users?

    You can find other Hub users in the community that have similar interests to you.   1. Click on My Hub in the upper right corner of the screen. 2. Click the People tab. 3. In the text box next to Relevance, t...
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  • How do I register?

    If you have any of the following MSOE account credentials: MyMSOE, Bridge, Alumni e-mail: you do not need to register. Just log in and follow the on-screen instructions.   If you do not have MSOE account creden...
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  • What kinds of content can I create?

    You can create any of the following types of content: discussion, uploaded file, document, blog post, poll, status update, or message.   To create a new piece of content: 1. Click on the red Create button in t...
  • How can I find content that I’ve created in the past?

    To find content you've created in the past: 1. Click on your name in the upper right corner of the screen. 2. From the dropdown menu, click on your name underneath your profile photo. 3. Click the Content tab. You...