IT Services news
McGill Information Technology Services will hold walk-in sessions to demonstrate classroom technology, such as projectors, microphones, document camera (overhead). These sessions will be held during the second week of classes, Tuesday Sept. 7th – Friday, Sept. 10th, between 7:30 am and 8:30 am, in several rooms on both Downtown and Macdonald campuses. Instructors are encouraged to attend.
McGill Blogs, Publications and Podcasts sites (http://blogs.mcgill.ca, http://publications.mcgill.ca and http://podcasts.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable on Wednesday, September 1, from 8:00 am to 10:00 am, due to a scheduled upgrade of the blog software, WordPress.
McGill Security is only able to receive phone calls from McGill telephone lines. External callers are unable to call 514 398 3000. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Some email users of Entourage, MacMail and iPhone may experience problems connecting to their accounts. For all platforms see the workarounds available in the article "Cannot access email on Entourage, MacMail and iPhone(http://knowledgebase.mcgill.ca/it/easylink/article.html?id=14740).
As a consequence of the Exchange server maintenance that was performed early this morning, some Email accounts using POP or IMAP are currently unavailable. IT Services is working to resolve the issue and we apologize for this inconvenience. Please check back here for further updates.
McGill IT Services is undertaking a major initiative to upgrade Banner — the University’s administrative system for student records, financial information and human resources data.