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New long distance rates for McGill employees

Network and Communications Services is pleased to announce a new long distance rate plan for McGill employees.

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Published on : 31 Jan 2008

McGill Anti-Spam Quarantine System - for all staff beginning Feb. 20, 2008

Beginning on February 20, 2008, McGill staff email addresses ending in @mcgill.ca will be automatically filtered for spam using the McGill Anti-Spam Quarantine system, and subscribed to receive the daily quarantine digest. See "Details" for more information.

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Published on : 23 Jan 2008

Email sent to jgh.mcgill.ca sub-domains mailserver delayed

We are currently experiencing issues trying to send emails to the mailserver for all jgh.mcgill.ca sub-domains. The issue is not on the McGill server but on the other server's end. There is nothing McGill can do except to continue to try to deliver the email for the standard 5-day period, at which time it will bounce if still undeliverable.

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Published on : 14 Jan 2008

Email sent to some sub-domains is being delayed

We are currently experiencing issues trying to send emails to the server responsible for emails to some sub-domains. The issue is not on the McGill server but on the other server's end. There is nothing McGill can do except to continue to try to deliver the email for the standard 5-day period, at which time it will bounce if still undeliverable.

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Published on : 09 Jan 2008

Last chance to migrate from PO-BOX server

If you have an email account on the PO-BOX server, you can still migrate your email to the Exchange server now. See "Details."

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Published on : 09 Jan 2008

Call Pilot maintenance cancelled for Saturday, Dec. 15

The Call Pilot (Voice Mail system) maintenance scheduled for Saturday, December 15, has been cancelled. The system should continue to run normally.

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Published on : 14 Dec 2007

Support for the PO-BOX email server ENDS on DECEMBER 31, 2007

Support for the PO-BOX server will be ending on December 31, 2007. If you are still using the PO-BOX email server, you need to click "Details" below and follow the steps to migrate to the Exchange server as soon as possible. (You need to do this yourself; it can't be done for you automatically.)

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Published on : 07 Dec 2007

Change to PO-BOX access on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007

In preparation for the PO-BOX decommissioning on Dec. 31, 2007, the following changes will occur on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at 8:30 a.m.

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Published on : 04 Dec 2007

Call Centre problems resolved

Earlier problems with certain phone extensions caused by a network outage at the Mac campus datacentre (affecting the following systems: Accounting and Operations call centres, Wireless, Meridian Mail and other Network and Telephony systems) was resolved around 11:40 a.m.

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Published on : 04 Dec 2007

Wireless upgrade on Wednesday morning

There will be a Wireless patch upgrade tomorrow morning (Wednesday, December 5, 2007) from 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

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Published on : 04 Dec 2007

Antispam system update on Saturday, Dec. 8, 6:00 am

The Puremessage antispam system will be updated this Saturday, Dec. 8, at approximately 6:00 am. Consequently, the web user interface (https://yourspam.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable for about 30 minutes.

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Published on : 03 Dec 2007

Power outage at Bronfman - restored

There was a power outage in the Bronfman Building this morning that was restored around 12:40 p.m.

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Published on : 03 Dec 2007

Intermittent wireless problems at Solin Hall

There are intermittent problems at Solin Hall to both wireless and wired connectivity.

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Published on : 03 Dec 2007

Anti-Spam Quarantine glitch

There was a database glitch from Sunday, November 24, until Thursday, November 29, that caused all @mcgill.ca addresses that were not explicitly unsubscribed from the Anti-Spam Quarantine to be subscribed.

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Published on : 30 Nov 2007

Wireless service restored

The Wireless service was unavailable in some buildings from approximately 9:40 a.m. until 10:50 a.m.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2007