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Feb. 22 - 6:45 am to 7:15 am - McGill web site maintenance

On Tuesday Feb 22 from 6:45 am to 7:15 am, many McGill web sites (www.mcgill.ca/*) will be unavailable during system maintenance. During this period, users attempting to access any affected web site will view a message advising them of the downtime and providing links to key McGill IT services.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 21 Feb 2011

Upgrade to McGill web search engine may slow performance

McGill IT Services will upgrade the search infrastructure on the McGill website starting on Friday, February 4 at 5 p.m. The new search engines will take approximately 10 days to index the content of all web pages. This may slow down performance of McGill web sites; however there should be no disruption to the web service or the search functionality.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 31 Jan 2011

Dialup Access Service (DAS) Decommissioned as of Dec 15

McGill’s Dialup Access Service (DAS) to access the Internet has been decommissioned.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 15 Dec 2010

Online Surveys scheduled maintenance: Nov 10, 11pm to midnight

Online Surveys scheduled maintenance: Nov 10, 11pm to midnight

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 05 Nov 2010

myMcGill portal scheduled maintenance: Nov 5, 10pm to 11pm

The myMcGill portal will be unavailable during this scheduled maintenance.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 05 Nov 2010

Nov. 6, 2 pm to 6 pm: maintenance affecting McGill Password Change and Student/Staff Directories

Saturday Nov. 6, 2 pm to 6 pm: McGill Password Change on Minerva will be unavailable, and the Student and Staff Directory web pages will not display.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 05 Nov 2010

myMcGill portal scheduled maintenance: Nov 3, 10pm to 11pm

The myMcGill portal will be unavailable during this scheduled maintenance.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 03 Nov 2010

Electrical outage scheduled, Nov. 2 - 10 pm to 10:30 pm at several downtown buildings

Please be advised there will be an electrical shutdown at several downtown buildings on Tuesday November 2 - 10 pm to 10:30 pm.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Nov 2010

Banner/Minerva Upgrade: several systems affected, Nov. 18 - 22

Banner, the enterprise system used at McGill to store all student, applicant, employee and finance data, will undergo a major upgrade from version 7 to version 8. Banner, Minerva, the portal and other systems will be unavailable from 5:00 pm Thursday, November 18 to 6:00 pm Monday, November 22. See the full announcement for a list of other systems that will be affected during this period.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 26 Oct 2010

myFuture Downtime: Friday October 29, 7:30 am- 9:00 am

myFuture will be unavailable for students, employers and staff on Friday, October 29 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am for scheduled maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 26 Oct 2010

Present: planned maintenance October 27, 10-11pm

Present will be unavailable on Wednesday, October 27th from 10:00pm to 11:00pm. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Oct 2010

McGill Print server: planned maintenance October 27, 11pm-12am

The McGill Print server will be unavailable on Wednesday, October 27th from 11:00pm to 12:00am. This will impact all network printers on campus that connect to the central server. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Oct 2010

McLennan Library: no network connectivity Friday October 22, 1:00 am - 6:00 am

Due to an electrical shutdown at McLennan Library, there will be no network connectivity available from 1:00 am until 6:00 am.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 21 Oct 2010

BlackBerry Enterprise Server scheduled maintenance: October 16, 1:30-3:30 am

The BlackBerry Enterprise Server will be unavailable due to maintenance from 1:30 am to approximately 3:30 am on Saturday, October 16. During this period you will be unable to send or retrieve email or calendar events. Personal Information Management (PIM) synchronization will also be unavailable.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 15 Oct 2010

Minerva monthly downtime - 10 pm October 23 to 12 pm October 24

Minerva will be unavailable during monthly maintenance from 10 pm October 23 to 12 pm October 24.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 13 Oct 2010