Information Technology Services

Campus H: & I: Drive Migration – June 1st

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What’s Happening? The UM-Flint campus Google migration project is quickly coming to an end.  All UM-Flint students, faculty, and staff must be using the UM Google G Suite or other approved storage mediums after today.  UM-Flint ITS will be removing all access to onsite network data storage hardware as of June 1st, 2021 at 11:59

Holiday Break Scheduled Maintenance

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Information Technology Services (ITS), working in conjunction with Facilities and the Office of Extended Learning (OEL), will be completing some necessary maintenance on December 28th, 2020 from 12:01 am to midnight.  Throughout that 24 hour period, access to most services hosted on the Flint campus will be intermittent.  This will include but is not limited

Security Alert: Extortion emails with old passwords in the subject line

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The Office of Information Technology Services (ITS) would like to alert users that scammers are once again attempting to take advantage of users on our campus.  Information Assurance, on the Ann Arbor campus, has seen an uptick of extortion emails that will often contain an old personal password in the subject line.  This can be

Remote Resource Guide

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Dear Campus Community,  As many of you are actively involved in preparing your Continuity of Operations guides, I would like to encourage you to take some steps to be prepared.   ITS has prepared the Remote Resource Guide to assist you in this endeavour.  In this guide we have compiled information from the ITS Support Center

Windows 7 End Of Life

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Following the lead of UM Information Assurance, the UM-Flint campus will be ending support for Windows 7 on December 31st, 2019.   ITS is now in the process of upgrading all university owned computers to Windows 10. Currently, we have identified over 500 devices on campus that are still running Windows 7 and must be

New Name for Google Team Drives

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Google has decided to rename “Team Drives” to “Shared Drives”. This will not affect functionality; it is only a name change. In the Google Drive web app, in the left side panel, “Team Drives” will become “Shared drives”. The names of the drives and their content should not change. File paths of content linked from

Mcard & Parking Permit Changes!

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Hello new and returning students, Some of you may know that we have made changes to Mcard and Parking Permits for the upcoming school year. Both of these processes have been converted to a self-service system in order to save you time. Below are details about each process. Mcards: Students who need to receive their

Welcome Back!

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Welcome back, students! Before the semester’s grind sets in, be sure to get your parking pass and MCard situated! We will be handling all MCards and parking passes at our UPAV and WSW tents, check out their schedules below. After the listed times each day, you can get assistance at the ITS Helpdesk. Heres to

Power Outage

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While Facilities and Operations work diligently to restore full power to campus ITS would like to remind lab patrons that the open computer labs located in 3174 WSW and on the 2nd floor of the Riverfront building are OPEN and operational.  In addition, the ITS Helpdesk located in 206 MSB is closed however the helpdesk