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Problems with myMcGill portal

There is currently a problem with the myMcGill portal. The portal support team is working to resolve the issue. Check back here for further updates. In the meantime, alternative links to services are available.

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Published on : 02 Jul 2009

Pandemic preparations continuing

What is McGill doing about the flu and how it might affect the University? As concern spreads about the potential effect the H1N1 flu pandemic might have on University operations now and in the fall, it is important to outline some of the steps McGill is taking to minimize disruption to people and operations.

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Published on : 19 Jun 2009

McGill phone users may experience errors in incoming/outgoing calls

Telus, McGill's external telephone carrier, is currently experiencing problems with their Central Office. As a result, McGill phone users may experience problems with both incoming and outgoing calls, and error messages such as "Number out of service".

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Published on : 18 Jun 2009

Planned power outages at Burnside Hall: June 18 and June 19

Please note that there will be 2 maintenance periods, during which electricity will be shut down in Burnside Hall: Thursday, June 18, 7 am - 8 am Friday, June 19, from 3 am - 8 am There will be no power in the building, except for emergency lights and emergency elevators. IT systems will be running on backup power; however there is a risk that essential IT services may be interrupted.

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Published on : 17 Jun 2009

Planned power outages at Burnside Hall: June 18 and June 19

Please note that there will be 2 maintenance periods during which electricity will be shut down in Burnside Hall. This maintenance was previously announced for June 9 and 10 but has been rescheduled to: Thursday, June 18 (30-60 minutes) starting at 7:00 am and Friday, June 19 (5 hours) starting at 3:00 am

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Published on : 12 Jun 2009

Flu more widespread

The World Health Organization has announced that H1N1 flu (once referred to as “swine flu”) has become a global pandemic. It is important to understand that this development refers to the wider spread of the illness, not a particular increase in its intensity or severity.

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Published on : 11 Jun 2009

Some limitations on yourspam.mcgill.ca interface Thursday, June 11

There will be some limitations on the yourspam.mcgill.ca interface Thursday June 11, while fixing a problem with the Puremessage antispam system.

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Published on : 11 Jun 2009

Maintenance on EVault, Thursday, June 11, 6-8am

Scheduled maintenance of the EVault (email archiving solution) service will occur on Thursday, June 11, at 6am and will last for approximately two hours. Items archived in EVault will not be accessible during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Published on : 10 Jun 2009

Planned power outages at Burnside Hall postponed to June 16 and June 17

Please note that there will be 2 maintenance periods during which electricity will be shut down in Burnside Hall for 30 to 60 minutes. This maintenance was previously announced for June 9 and 10 but has been rescheduled to: Tuesday, June 16 at 7:00 am Wednesday, June 17 at 7:00 am

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Published on : 09 Jun 2009

myFuture unavailable June 10

Due to system upgrade, myFuture will be unavailable to students from 9 am to 3 pm Wednesday, June 10.

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Published on : 09 Jun 2009

myCourses (WebCT) unavailable weekend of June 12

myCourses (WebCT) will be unavailable from 5 pm Friday June 12 to 5 pm Sunday June 14, due to system upgrade.

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Published on : 09 Jun 2009

Software Licensing unavailable Sunday morning, June 7

Sunday, June 7, McGill's Software Licensing site will be unavailable between 7 am and 12 pm Eastern.

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Published on : 05 Jun 2009

Minerva for faculty and staff website to be removed mid-June

Minerva for Faculty and Staff website has been integrated into the IT Knowledge Base. Visitors to its pages can already see the links to the equivalent Knowledge Base articles.

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Published on : 03 Jun 2009

Microsoft Campus Agreement

McGill is now covered by a campus-wide licensing agreement with Microsoft, which allows the installation and use of the Microsoft Office Enterprise Suite (PC and Mac) and upgrades of the Windows Operating system on all McGill owned or leased computers. It's called the Microsoft Campus Agreement.

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Published on : 03 Jun 2009

myFuture - no document upload on June 3

Due to system upgrade, students will not be able to upload new documents on myFuture between 8 am and 5 pm Wednesday, June 3.

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Published on : 02 Jun 2009