August 31, 2011

Download Keene State's Athletic Schedule to your Calendar or PDA!

KEENE, N.H. 8/30/2011 - For all of those Keene State College fans out there, the Athletic Department would like to give you another way of remembering when the Owl Athletic events are happening!

The KSC Athletic Department has jouned forces with The Zone to sync the athletic events to your PDA or Outlook Calendar!

Follow these simple steps to download the schedules for the whole year OR for just your favorite KSC team!

Step 1 - Logging on to The Zone
a) Go to www.thezonelive.com
b) Locate your school by typing "Keene State College Athletics" into the school box
c) Click on the "Keene State College Athletics" name
d) On the left column click "Syncing"

Step 2 - Syncing Events
a) From the Syncing screen, you have the option to sync all events within a specified range of "Daily", "Weekly", "Monthly", "Yearly" or "Custom". IF you want to get all of the years athletic events, it would be wise to do it from one date to another date and click Sync on the left.

b) IF you want to do it for just a sport select the sport on the bottom and change the dates so that it will cover the range of the entire season (i.e. August - December will cover fall sports).

c) Once you click "Sync" a window will pop up, prompting you to install and run "Wyncs". Click YES. You must install Wyncs to proceed with synchronization.
d) A list of events will appear for the dates you indicated. If you don't want to Sync certain events simply uncheck them. When finished, click "Synchronize."
e) The Wyncs preferences menu will then pop up. Indicate whether you are syncing to Outlook or to Palm OS by checking the appropriate box. Then click "OK".
f) If the Wyncs Preferences window does not automatically pop up, you can access it by clicking "Preferences" in the upper left-hand corner of the Wyncs Event List Confirmation window.
h) Once synchronization is complete, you will be prompted to exit Wyncs. Click "Yes" to continue.
i) If syncing to Microsoft Outlook, your events will now be listed in your calendar. If syncing to Palm OS, press the "hot sync" button on your PDA and your events will then be listed in your Palm OS Calendar.

Troubleshooting

Using Windows XP

In Internet Explorer 8 you need to go to Tools à Internet Options à  Advance Tab à  Then scroll all the way down to the bottom à  about 9 checkboxes up from the bottom there is a box that says “Enable memory protection to help mitigate online attacks*.”  Uncheck that checkbox.  Then you will need to close all Internet Explorer windows and navigate back to the synching page. 

Using Windows Vista

First right click the shortcut to Internet Explorer à  click run as administrator

In Internet Explorer 8 you need to go to Tools à Internet Options à  Advance Tab à  Then scroll all the way down to the bottom à  about 9 checkboxes up from the bottom there is a box that says “Enable memory protection to help mitigate online attacks*.”  Uncheck that checkbox.  Then you will need to close all Internet Explorer windows and navigate back to the synching page. 

Right click the shortcut to Internet Explorer and click run as administrator

Go to www.thezonelive.com

Add www.thezonelive.com to the trused sites.  Go to Tools àInternet Options à Security Tab à  Click Trusted Sites à Click Sites  à  http://www.thezonelive.com should be in the box that says Add this website to the zone.  If not type it in.  Then click Add.

Then go to the synching page and install the wyncs plug-in just like you normally do.

If these troubleshooting techniques do not work, contact "The Zone" directly at sales@schooldatebooks.com.