On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at around 7:00 am, the certificate for McGill wireless network will be renewed. Once the change is made, you may be prompted to accept the new certificate the next time you sign on to the wireless network (wpa.mcgill.ca or wpa.rez.mcgill.ca).
If you have any questions feel free to contact the ICS Service Desk.
uPrint popup to accept McGill Username & print jobs to stay in the queue for 72 hrs as of Monday, June 3
As of Monday, June 3rd, at 6:00am, the popup that you see when printing to the uPrint Mono [Popup] or uPrint Colour [Popup] queue will now once again let users enter their McGill Username. You'll still be able to enter your McGill Short Username, but now you can enter the credential you prefer to use, meaning less chance for spelling errors that prevent your print job from reaching the queue.
There will be a system maintenance on Tuesday, June 4th at 8:30am which will affect the following services for a duration of approximately 5 minutes:
- McGill Password reset/change will be delayed
- Reggie - unavailable
- Creation of Guest Network Accounts - unavailable
Update: May 28, 2013, 10:15 am
The issue initially reported is now resolved.
Initial announcement: May 28, 2013 10:00 am
The following features of the McGill Web System are currently not functional:
You told us and we listened. You said you wanted an easy way to navigate to the most frequently accessed sites. Now IT Services has introduced a pinnable toolbar accessible from the Quick Links pull-down menu, found at the top of all McGill Web Management System pages. The toolbar contains links to Staff Directory, Maps, myMcGill, myCourses, Minerva and Email.
Just click on the thumbtack to pin the menu to the top of all McGill WMS pages. Try it out!
Maintenance for authentication system used to log into myCourses, Involved@McGill and other systems - May 26, 2013
On Sunday, May 26, between 9:00 and 9:10 am there will be a scheduled maintenance for the University's federated authentication system, which is used to log users into myCourses, Involved@McGill and other systems. Logins may be affected for approximately 1 minute during this 10-minute maintenance window.
If you are having problems logging into myCourses during this time you can still access myCourses via the myMcGill portal.
McGill Blogs, Publications and Podcasts sites (http://blogs.mcgill.ca, http://publications.mcgill.ca and http://podcasts.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable for approximately 15 minutes this evening Thursday, May 16, 2013 between 6:00 pm and 6:30 pm, due to a scheduled upgrade of the blog software, WordPress.
The McGill Web System will be unavailable for apporximately 10 minutes this evening, Wedensday, May 8, starting at 9:30 pm. During this time, all web pages at "www.mcgill.ca", will be unavailable.
However, you will still have access to the following systems via their direct links: