The telephone system problems experienced earlier today have been corrected and the phone system was fully restored as of 12:15 this afternoon. Thank you for your patience.
Please note that the MyCallPilot unified messaging service (http://mycallpilot.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable on Tuesday, September 26, from 20h00 to 22h00, due to maintenance. The CallPilot voice messaging system is not affected and will continue to function. McGill NCS apologizes for the inconvenience caused.
Please visit the new Minerva (Banner) for administrative staff website.
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.
Please note that during an effort to improve our anti-spam services, some users may have seen an increase in spam email in their inboxes from yesterday, January 23, at 11h00 to this morning, January 24, at 10h00. The source of the problem has been identified and resolved, and anti-spam services have since been functioning normally. McGill NCS apologizes for the inconvenience caused.
McGill Web Publishing Software now has new page layout functions. If you are a site editor or a site manager of McGill web pages, a short online tutorial can demonstrate to you how the system has improved. See "Accessing Page Editing" at the link below.
As of February 1, all email clients that are configured to use IMAP or POP (Outlook Express, Eudora, Entourage, etc.) to access McGill email must be using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). If you have not yet done so, please configure your email client to support SSL by following the instructions in the IT Knowledge Base article "Configure your email client to access McGill Exchange." Click on "More information" for a direct link to the instructions.
Date: Monday, May 7, 2007. Time: 11 am - 4 pm. Location: Redpath Hall, 3461 McTavish. This year the fair will focus on enhancing student learning through innovative technologies. Come see what professors are using inside and outside of the classroom to create an environment that is supportive of both teaching and learning. Representatives from IST departments that support teaching and learning will also be on hand to provide information about their services to instructors.
The University portal, myMcGill, is experiencing many failed logins. As a result, the system will be down for maintenance from 16:30 to 17:00. You may experience a disruption of service during this period.
The W32.Mydoom.AX@mm worm is spreading through the McGill email system.