Information Technology Services

VDI Maintenance Scheduled – Friday July 19th 8pm-10pm

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ITS has scheduled maintenance on the VDI computers this Friday, July 19th from 8pm-10pm.  This maintenance will cause the VDI computers to be unavailable. We have scheduled this during a time that only the 2nd floor Riverfront computer lab hours will be effected.  Please use MSB 206 during this maintenance. ITS apologizes for any inconvenience

ITS is Upgrading to Microsoft Lync

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ITS is happy to announce the implementation of Microsoft Lync.  Microsoft Lync will be pushed to all university owned computers starting Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at 9:00pm.  The update will be completed by Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:00am.  Microsoft Lync will replace the current Microsoft Communicator.  If you are currently using communicator, your contacts

Microsoft Lync Instant Messenger Coming Soon to UM-Flint

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ITS is happy to announce the implementation of Microsoft Lync.  Microsoft Lync will be pushed to all university owned computers starting Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at 9:00pm.  The update will be completed by Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:00am.  Microsoft Lync will replace the current Microsoft Communicator.  If you are currently using communicator, your contacts

Google Apps for Everyone!

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APPS FOR EVERYONE! Greetings! This is the first of a series of messages that will help you get ready to start exploring Google Apps for Education. Starting around October 24th, we will begin creating accounts in the M+Google domain for   everyone on the Flint campus. This process should be complete by October 31st. After that, you will have

Internet Exporer Critical Vulnerability Announcement with Update

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Campus Community, A critical vulnerability has been discovered in the Microsoft Internet Explorer web browsers.  Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7, using Internet Explorer versions 7, 8, & 9 are effected. Microsoft is working on a permanent fix for this exploit however Microsoft has created a patch as an interim measure. ITS is working to

Email Upgrade – Monday February 21st

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Dear Campus Community, On Monday February 21st, the ITS department will begin the process of moving faculty, staff, and student mailboxes to Exchange 2010. New Features/Improvements? Web Access 2010 can be used in any browser on any operating system with the exception of very few advanced options. Creating rules, spam filters, and folders are now easier