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UPDATE: Please be advised that the Content Management System (Webtop & CenterStage) will be available from Wednesday, July 18 at 9 pm to Thursday, July 19 at 6 am.
You may lose your Internet service Monday unless you do a quick check of your computer for a DNS Changer malware that could have infected your machine more than a year ago. You may not even know that your computer has been infected, although you may be experiencing slower Web surfing and your antivirus software may be disabled.
IMPORTANT: Electrical maintenance shutdown affecting Burnside and McGill Datacentres on July 18, 5 to 6 am
On Wednesday July 18 between 5 am and 6 am, there will be a shutdown of electrical power to numerous locations on campus, including Burnside and Ferrier Datacentres. During this time, both Datacentres will be on emergency power. See full announcement for additional details.
On Friday, July 12 between 9 and 11 pm, there will be scheduled maintenance on specific servers that house McGill network drives. The following Departmental shares (\\CAMPUS\DEPTSHARE\) will be unavailable during this maintenance:
MAINTENANCE DOWNTIME CANCELLED: Banner/Minerva and the myMcGill portal will be unavailable from July 14 at 10 pm to July 15 at 12 pm, for regular monthly maintenance.
As of March 1, 2012, McGill students, faculty and staff working at the MUHC will be able to access McGill's network via wireless connectivity. See the full announcement for details.
The new myCourses system will be unavailable for a 1-hour maintenance period on Saturday, July 7, from 7:30 to 8:30 am.
McGill wired and wireless connectivity will be unavailable (Upper Rez) from 4 to 6 am on Friday, June 29
McGill wired and wireless connectivity will be interrupted in Upper Rez (Douglas, Bishop Mountain, McConnell, Molson and Gardner Halls) from 4 to 6 am on Friday, June 29. We apologize for any inconvenience.
An email is currently circulating with the Subject: "Verify Your McGill Webmail Immediately" and sent From: "McGill Helpdesk". If you have received this email please DELETE it - do not click on the link. This is a phishing attempt and does not come from McGill IT Services. Our help desk is called the ICS Service Desk.