Please note that the STAFF and ELF mail servers will be unavailable from Friday, April 28, at 11:00 pm to Saturday, April 29, at 11:00 am, due to an upgrade. Incoming messages will be queued and delivered once the systems are back up.
Some users may experience problems accessing the network once they are logged into VPN. We are currently working on resolving this problem.
Hydro-Québec has turned off power to the Meakins-Christie building (2636 St. Urbain), which is linked to the Montreal Chest Clinic. As a result, all network connections from that building are down. Hydro-Québec estimates that the power should be restored by 12:30 pm today (Oct. 4). However, network connections may not be available immediately. Updated information will be posted as soon as it is available.
Student mailboxes on the Exchange server have been increased from 100 MB to 200 MB! If you are a student currently using a PO-BOX mailbox you can request that it be migrated to Exchange by submitting an "Email migration request form." Please note that there are plans to decommission the PO-BOX mail server in the near future.
Please note that the PO-BOX, STAFF and ELF mail servers will be unavailable Friday morning, May 19, from 12:01 am to 12:30 am, due to an upgrade. Incoming messages will be queued and delivered once the systems are back up.
There is a worm spreading around campus called ZoTob. If you notice that your computer is shutting down unexpectedly you might be infected.
Please note that there is a WORM spreading across the McGill campus. We are investigating routes to fix this problem. If your machine is affected, please disconnect it from the network immediately to avoid spreading it. If your machine is not affected, please run the Windows Updates and scan for the latest critical updates.
EVault central email storage services will be temporarily interrupted for maintenance on Monday and Tuesday mornings. These interruptions should last for a period of 2-3 minutes each. See "Details" for exact schedule.
Microsoft Outlook users should pay extra attention to meetings and appointments scheduled between March 11 and April 1, 2007.
Please note that the Exchange mail server will be unavailable on Saturday, July 1, from 10 pm to 11 pm, due to maintenance. Incoming messages will be queued and delivered once the system is back up.