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A Request for Patience by May, Erik — last modified Aug 27, 2014 08:20 AM
A message from the Director of Academic Computing regarding technology work requests.
Academic Computing Help Desk closed Monday January 16th, 2012 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 15, 2012 12:45 PM
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh will be closed, normal business hours resume the next day.
Account Deactivation Notices Being Sent This Week by May, Erik — last modified Mar 24, 2014 10:22 AM
Deactivations will occur April 14th.
Account Deactivations Occurring This Week by May, Erik — last modified Apr 15, 2014 09:13 AM
Notices for these deactivation's were sent during the week of March 24.
ACUG report recommends migrating email and calendar system to Google Apps by May, Erik — last modified Mar 22, 2012 09:56 AM
The report states that Google Apps will provide our students, faculty and staff with the best email, calendar and web collaboration tools available.
Additional and Extended Help Desk Hours for Start of Fall Semester 2013 by May, Erik — last modified Aug 28, 2013 02:36 PM
The UW Oshkosh Help Desk wil be open for additional and extended hours from Sept. 1 to Sept. 9
Additional hours of operation at Academic Computing's Help Desk by May, Erik — last modified Aug 23, 2012 11:44 AM
Additional days and extended hours will be offered during the Labor Day weekend and the first week of the Fall semester.
Adobe Creative Cloud on Campus by May, Erik — last modified Jul 15, 2014 04:08 PM
Adobe Creative Cloud will be available in GCA Labs this fall
Adobe Products and The Creative Cloud by May, Erik — last modified Jan 30, 2014 02:23 PM
Expected release on campus is end of February.
Adobe.com security breach by May, Erik — last modified Nov 07, 2013 08:16 AM
We have been informed that user accounts at Adobe.com have been compromised that include many UW Oshkosh staff and students.
News by kimadmin — last modified Jun 17, 2011 12:24 PM
Site News
Apple Mavericks OS 10.9 Upgrade by May, Erik — last modified Oct 23, 2013 10:44 AM
This message is for campus Mac users only.
Apple releases security patch against JAVA exploit by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2013 11:41 AM
Recently Apple released a security patch to protect users against an actively used JAVA exploit.
Attention Students: Campus Lab Printing by May, Erik — last modified Sep 23, 2014 09:44 AM
Announcing THREE changes or clarifications to printing in the campus computer labs.
Brief campus internet outage on Monday, 8/18 by May, Erik — last modified Aug 14, 2014 03:54 PM
Should occur between 4 and 5 AM
Brief Internet outage on campus on Monday 01-21-13 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 19, 2013 11:26 AM
There will be a brief Internet outage on campus on Monday, January 21, at 7:00 AM.
Bug in Google Chrome affecting D2L by May, Erik — last modified Nov 22, 2013 08:44 AM
Areas most affected by the bug are the Discussion and Content.
Campus Basic Computer Training by May, Erik — last modified Sep 23, 2014 09:41 AM
Lynda.com is available to all UW Oshkosh students and employees.
Campus Firewall Security Modifications - Halsey Science Building by May, Erik — last modified Apr 24, 2012 10:45 AM
Monday morning, April 24, between 7:00 and 7:30
Campus Firewall Security Modifications - Harrington Hall by May, Erik — last modified Apr 11, 2012 02:31 PM
Thursday morning, April 12, between 7:00 and 7:30
Campus Firewall Security Modifications - Radford and Swart Hall by May, Erik — last modified Apr 13, 2012 02:44 PM
Monday morning, April 16, between 7:00 and 7:30
Campus Lab Software Requests by May, Erik — last modified May 09, 2014 09:44 AM
Please Respond by May 28
Campus Mac Issues - OS 10.9.5 and Login by May, Erik — last modified Sep 29, 2014 09:43 AM
Temporary fix resolves issue.
Change to network security may affect Remote Desktop Users by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2013 11:29 AM
In response to a known security threat, the campus networking staff have blocked off-campus access to Windows workstations running Remote Desktop.
Change Your Password - Campus impact of the Heartbleed bug by May, Erik — last modified Apr 15, 2014 09:28 AM
Not a virus or malware, but can expose your passwords.
Classroom Clickers (also known as student response system) by May, Erik — last modified Jul 30, 2013 08:23 AM
If you have plans for using a student response system, more commonly known as clickers, and have not included this in your bookstore order for interim or second semester, please do so immediately.
Coming soon: new gmail compose window by May, Erik — last modified Nov 06, 2012 08:41 AM
Google's release calendar has it scheduled to roll out Nov 13.
Computer Login Job Accounts will expire at the end of 2012 by May, Erik — last modified Dec 19, 2012 10:37 AM
Job accounts, whose assigned supervisors did not request an extension, will be disabled at the end of this year
Computer Security Change by May, Erik — last modified Jul 15, 2014 04:14 PM
Protecting the campus against Crypto-Locker
Computer Training Sessions by May, Erik — last modified Oct 20, 2014 12:02 PM
Classroom and online available
D2L (Desire 2 Learn) was Down Briefly by May, Erik — last modified Mar 01, 2012 12:29 PM
Madison DoIT Center reported that D2L was offline briefly but is back online now.
D2L down August 17-18 by bannee91 — last modified Aug 17, 2011 01:24 PM
D2L will be down for maintenance on Wednesday August 17th at 10:00 PM to August 18th at 10:00 AM.
D2L Experiencing Slowness by May, Erik — last modified Oct 20, 2014 04:22 PM
This issue is affecting campuses through out the state.
D2L, HRS, WISDM, MyUW is back up and running by May, Erik — last modified Jun 07, 2012 12:11 PM
Services were restored at 11:58 AM
D2L News & Announcements for Fall 2014 by May, Erik — last modified Aug 21, 2014 04:23 PM
D2L was upgraded to version 10.3 in June.
D2L Outage and Document Viewer Issue -- UPDATE: Issue Resolved by May, Erik — last modified Apr 02, 2014 07:54 AM
Outage: Wednesday, March 5th from 6:25 AM - 6:35 AM
D2L Outage and Upgrade Informatio​n by May, Erik — last modified May 22, 2012 07:59 AM
This is a reminder that D2L will be unavailable from 10:00 PM on June 28th to 10:00 AM on June 29th. During this time, D2L will be upgraded to the most recent version (v.10).
D2L Outage Friday (6/13/2012) 9:00 - 9:30 PM by May, Erik — last modified Jul 13, 2012 08:53 AM
D2L will be down from 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM on Friday, July 13th. The UW System D2L Utility will be working with external vendors to investigate the cause of a partial infrastructure failure that occurred last weekend
D2L Outage Jan. 24, 2014 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 24, 2014 02:14 PM
12:40 PM to 1:40 PM
D2L Outage: January 11-12 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 04, 2012 04:15 PM
There will be a scheduled D2L outage from January 11th at 10:00 PM, until January 12th at 10:00 AM.
D2L, HRS, WISDM, MyUW is down by May, Erik — last modified Jun 07, 2012 12:09 PM
Madison reports that D2L services are currently off-line. There is no esimate at this time when services will return. This News Item will be updated as soon as more information is available.
D2L Unavailable January 15th - 16th UPDATED AGAIN by May, Erik — last modified Jan 16, 2014 10:22 AM
Changed from January 8th at 10:00 PM through January 9th at 10:00 AM to January 15th at 10:00 PM through January 16th at 10:00 AM. Newest Update: extended to 11 AM
D2L Upgrade Information by May, Erik — last modified Jun 14, 2012 11:48 AM
This is a reminder that D2L will be unavailable from 10:00 PM on June 28th to 10:00 AM on June 29th. During this time, D2L will be upgraded to the most recent version (v.10).
D2L Upgrade: Issues and Work Arounds UPDATED Jan.23, 2014 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 24, 2014 03:27 PM
Regarding upgrade from a week ago
D2L Upgrade outage and Interim e-grading - UPDATED by May, Erik — last modified Jun 05, 2014 11:56 AM
D2L unavailable June 4th from 10:00 PM until Thursday at 2 PM
Dempsey Hall 2nd Floor Networking Interrupted 11/21/12 by May, Erik — last modified Nov 21, 2012 09:36 AM
Maintenance was compeleted for both Dempsey Hall 2nd floor and Halsey floors 3rd to 6th yesterday evening after regular business hours.
Desire 2 Learn (D2L) - Brief Outage this morning Oct. 26, 2012 *Updated* by May, Erik — last modified Oct 26, 2012 11:40 AM
D2L was down this morning from 8:48 AM to 9:25 AM.
Desire 2 Learn (D2L) Performance Issues by May, Erik — last modified Sep 06, 2012 03:27 PM
Madison DoIT Help Desk has reported state wide issues with performance (white screens and slow openning screen).
Desire 2 Learn (D2L) Upgrade Complete by May, Erik — last modified Jul 06, 2012 10:41 AM
The upgrade to Desire 2 Learn Version 10 is complete. Please feel free to login to D2L and explore the new features and interface.
Extended Help Desk Hours for the Start of the Spring Semester by May, Erik — last modified Jan 27, 2012 03:15 PM
The Academic Computing Help Desk will be open until 6 PM Monday-Thursday during the first week of the semester.
Extended Help Desk Hours by May, Erik — last modified Aug 27, 2014 08:34 AM
The UW Oshkosh Help Desk will have additional hours for the Labor Day weekend and the first week of the Fall 2014 Semester.
False Email "Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit" by May, Erik — last modified Aug 19, 2013 10:09 AM
Link in email has been blocked by Google. Please click on this link for additional information.
FootPrints - The New Help Desk Tracking System by May, Erik — last modified Mar 29, 2013 08:34 AM
FootPrints has gone live today March 28, 2013
Free Legal Images for Google Apps (by Andy Wobler) by May, Erik — last modified May 20, 2014 01:11 PM
Four ways to find free images to use legally with Google Apps
IT Update - Adobe Creative Cloud is HERE! by May, Erik — last modified Mar 14, 2014 04:44 PM
Adobe Creative Cloud is now available for installation on all campus-owned computers.
Saving Gmail and Other Google Data by May, Erik — last modified Dec 06, 2013 04:26 PM
How to save data (email, calendars, contacts, and more) from Google Apps
Go Google by Knaapen, Laura J — last modified Jun 06, 2012 03:25 PM
UW Oshkosh will be switching from its Sun email/calendar system to Google-based services this summer.
Google Apps (TitanApps) Will No Longer Support Internet Explorer 8 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 03, 2013 09:55 AM
Support ends January 15th
Google Drive Experienced a Brief Interruption by May, Erik — last modified Sep 13, 2012 03:46 PM
Users reported message stating that Google Drive was disabled by the Domain Administrator.
Google Login and Default Browser by May, Erik — last modified May 14, 2014 08:27 AM
Google will request action by you
Google Reader Shuts its Doors July 1st by Loker, Michelle A. — last modified Jun 26, 2013 10:02 AM
Google Search Box Error on UWO Webpages UPDATED by May, Erik — last modified Sep 25, 2013 10:07 AM
Search results are displayed in the main body of the webpage.
Help Desk Adjusted Hours for Friday 6-13-14 by Loker, Michelle A. — last modified Jun 11, 2014 08:49 AM
Help Desk Extended Hours by May, Erik — last modified Jan 22, 2013 08:58 AM
Additional hours offered for the first week of 2013 Spring semester.
Help Desk is Closed on Thanksgiving Day by May, Erik — last modified Nov 26, 2014 04:05 PM
Thursday November 27
Help Desk Ticket Emails by May, Erik — last modified Oct 20, 2014 11:58 AM
Help Desk ticket Notification changes.
Help Desk Ticketing System (FootPrints) Unaccessible Saturday Morning (12/21/2013) by May, Erik — last modified Dec 26, 2013 11:51 AM
System experienced accessibility issues from approximately 9 AM to 1:30 PM.
Helpful Hints and Tips - TitanApps Filters by May, Erik — last modified Oct 11, 2013 03:26 PM
Filters can be used to move, label, star, forward or archive messages.
How to Videos for Students by Loker, Michelle A. — last modified Sep 02, 2014 01:21 PM
How to Login to NetID, TitanWeb How to Login to Wifi
Identity Finder Lite Scan by May, Erik — last modified May 09, 2014 08:59 AM
Campus-wide security software that is used to find Personally Identifiable Information (PII) that may be at risk of being exposed to data loss.
ImageNow Outage/Upgrade by May, Erik — last modified Aug 06, 2014 08:02 AM
Service unavailable from 7 AM to Noon, Wednesday, August 6th
Internet access outage on Saturday, Aug 10th UPDATED by May, Erik — last modified Aug 12, 2013 08:42 AM
This may affect your ability to log into systems such as D2L, and the HRS and SFS portals
Issue discovered syncing TitanApps to Mesmerize phone (a.k.a. Samsung Galaxy S) by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2013 11:40 AM
When attempting to add a Titan Apps account to a Mesmerize phone, an error occurs where an invalid email account address is recorded.
IT Staffing Changes by May, Erik — last modified Mar 24, 2014 11:01 AM
Changes for Help Desk and an addition for Computer Imaging and Deployment team
Lab Seating Availability by bannee91 — last modified Apr 04, 2012 10:11 AM
Tired of walking into full computer labs?
Layout change for TitanApps by May, Erik — last modified Nov 04, 2013 12:08 PM
Google has changed the location of it's Apps launch buttons.
Lecture Podcasting for Instructors by May, Erik — last modified Sep 03, 2014 08:47 AM
Reminder and Request Link
Lost Electronic Device ????? by May, Erik — last modified Nov 13, 2013 08:17 AM
Did you forget your thumb drive somewhere on campus? Can't find your smart phone?
Lynda.com instructional video resource now available to campus community by May, Erik — last modified Feb 14, 2014 12:19 PM
Use NetID username and password to log on
Lynda.com User Data Reset by May, Erik — last modified May 23, 2014 08:08 AM
A one time reset will occur on At 3:00pm on Friday, May 23
Maintenance web-proxies 01-20-13 by May, Erik — last modified Jan 19, 2013 11:24 AM
Maintenance will begin at 8am and should be back online by 9am
MIO Shutdown & Migration by May, Erik — last modified Jul 31, 2012 12:03 PM
Starting at 6pm on Friday August 3rd, MIO will shutting down all services. We plan to have the migration done by 5pm on Saturday August 4th.
Network Connectivity May Experience Brief Outages Dec. 21 by May, Erik — last modified Dec 19, 2013 04:37 PM
Network Upgrades scheduled from 7 AM to 2 PM
Network Interruption in Polk Library by May, Erik — last modified Jun 19, 2012 10:07 AM
There was a brief interruption to network access this morning. There will be another brief interruption at the end of the day today.
New Chart/Diagram Tool in TitanApps by May, Erik — last modified Feb 05, 2014 02:27 PM
Lucidchart
New Help Desk Ticketing System Purchase Approved by May, Erik — last modified Mar 15, 2012 08:35 AM
BMC's Numara Footprints Help Desk Management System has been chosen to replace the Magic ServiceDesk Help Desk ticketing system.
No Classes Monday, January 6, 2014 - Student Computer Labs will also be closed until Tuesday, January 7, 2014 by Knaapen, Laura J — last modified Jan 03, 2014 02:00 PM
Interim classes will now begin on Tuesday, Jan. 7, as temperatures are expected to begin to rebound. Student Computer Labs will be closed Monday, Jan. 6. Classes and Labs will follow Tuesday’s normal interim schedule.
Old Oracle Accounts Being Disabled by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2013 11:33 AM
Only affects those who use a client installed on the computer.
Oshkosh Public Library Website Blocked by May, Erik — last modified Mar 05, 2012 10:47 AM
Over this past weekend we were receiving numerous alerts that the Oshkosh Public Library website was being blocked by the web proxy. The block was confirmed as legitimate.
PeopleSoft Development Environment Down 12/18/12 UPDATED by May, Erik — last modified Dec 18, 2012 08:18 AM
PeopleSoft Production Environment Outage by May, Erik — last modified Jun 19, 2012 08:04 AM
The PeopleSoft Production environment, which is accessed thru TitanAdmin and TitanWeb, will be down this weekend from 2:00 am Satruday morning thru 7:00 am Monday morning. The database/batch server for it is being upgraded.
Pharos Printing Unavailable July 11 12-4 by May, Erik — last modified Jul 09, 2013 07:58 AM
Scheduled Pharos Print Upgrade
Possible Plone Website Interruption Nov. 6, 2012 by May, Erik — last modified Oct 31, 2012 07:59 AM
Plone servers will be restarted in the morning to apply a patch.
Power Outage 8/24/13 - Turn off Electronics by Loker, Michelle A. — last modified Aug 23, 2013 02:33 PM
Printing in the Campus Computer Labs by May, Erik — last modified Jun 17, 2014 12:01 PM
UWO adopts policy to promote greener campus.
Printing in the General Access Student Labs and Other Areas Using Pharos by May, Erik — last modified Jan 13, 2014 08:03 AM
Printing Limit Changes
Problem with D2L Notifications UPDATED by May, Erik — last modified Sep 23, 2013 08:48 AM
Problem with automatic emails being sent from D2L (specifically Intelligent Agents and Notifications).
S and U Drive Access has been restored. by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2012 02:57 PM
S and U Drive Access is Off-Line by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2012 02:00 PM
We are experiencing a temporary outage for both the S (Shared) and U drives. Although there is reports of some who still can access the U Drive. Our staff are currently investigating the cause and will restore this service as quickly as possible.
S and U drive access issues has returned by May, Erik — last modified Mar 28, 2012 04:32 PM
Also, in some cases, logging on to the computer itself is failing or taking 5 to 10 minutes to complete. Our staff is continuing to investigate and resolve these issues. Thank you for your patience and please understand that this is our top concern at this time.