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accessibility.uncg.edu is UNCG’s new destination for faculty, staff, and students to get accessibility resources and information. The new website reflects the University’s commitment to ensure its online content is available to all users, regardless of ability. At accessibility.uncg.edu, users will find: how-to guides for making various types of online content accessible and checking existing materials [Read More]

Apple iCloud is used to store files and backup settings for macOS and iOS devices. It is configured during setup or via System Preferences. However, iCloud is not approved for storing UNCG data. To ensure compliance with University data storage policies, all Mac users should disable the Desktop & Documents Folders selection of iCloud Storage. [Read More]

In an effort to improve security for user accounts, Cisco recently implemented an update to Webex that prompts users to verify their email addresses. As a result, users logging in to Webex directly via https://webex.uncg.edu may see a warning icon next to their username at the top of the page: When the username is clicked, [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff What: Branding update for Application Catalog (AppCat) on Windows GCN computers When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 The UNCG Application Catalog (or AppCat) will be branded with University logos and colors. The new branding will roll out gradually during the day on February 19. After the new branding is applied, AppCat will look [Read More]

[The following Memorandum was sent via email on February 4, 2019, to all active UNCG faculty and staff.] MEMORANDUM TO: UNCG Faculty and Staff FROM: Dr. Dana Dunn, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Charles Maimone, Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs & Chief Financial Officer Donna Heath, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology Services & Chief Information Officer [Read More]