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Please make plans to attend the upcoming Contribute Learning Lab where Mike Carroll will show you good ways to find and download images for your website and will discuss recent changes to the Online Images Database at Cornell. 

There are 15 seats available for the lab that will be held at the Wiswall Lab Section B on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 from 10:00 until 10:45 AM, and an additional 15 seats on that same day from 10:45 to 11:30 AM.

Please send an email to  CU CVM Web Team if you want to attend. Also, please indicate if you would prefer the 10:00 AM or 10:45 AM slot.

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Veterinary Medicine Information Technology

College of Veterinary Medicine
S1164 Schurman Hall
Box #52
Ithaca, NY 14853-6401

phone: 607-253-3606
fax: 607-253-3822

Director: Shari Kearl

Web Development and Support

Contribute User Resources

CU CVM Brand Guide
The Chicago Manual of Style Online
Banner color guide
How to submit web pages to be published
Instructions for special regions
All About the CVM Template
Template Region Example
Adobe Contribute 6.5 help
Image Database

Known Software Issues

Contribute is not compatible with Internet Explorer 11 (IE11).  If you have this version of IE installed on your computer, there will be issues with Contribute.

Contribute Tips

Single line return: Shift+Enter
Paste text only: Ctrl+Shift+V

Contribute Issues

Issue: I cannot connect to the web pages that I normally edit.
Resolution: Confirm that -prep is in the url to the page.  For example, in the address textbox you should see NOT

Issue: I am unable to change the banner color.
Resolution 1: Make sure that your cursor is placed in the upper right hand corner of the banner region prior to opening template properties to change the banner color.
Resolution 2: Some users are not able to perform this task due to personal PC settings.  These users should contact vet-webmaster.

Web Support

Select the email link below for problems or inquiries regarding web pages, or submit an online support request.

  • Webmaster Support
  • If an email can't be sent or for an emergency, call 3-3606 and the IT support provider will be called via cell phone.