Technology News

Information Technology Services 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, users will find: how-to guides for making various types of online content accessible and checking existing materials [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff with computers on the GCN running Windows 10 What: Installation of the Windows 10 1809 update When: Available to install via AppCat on Thursday, April 4, 2019 Deadline to install is Tuesday, May 13, 2019, 5:30 p.m. EDT (earlier installation via AppCat is recommended). Microsoft releases major updates to Windows 10 [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 may see a warning icon next to their username at the top of the page: When the username is clicked, [Read More]

Who: Users of Banner Administrative pages What: Update to Banner Administrative home page When: Wednesday, March 27, 2019, between 5:00 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. On March 27, 2019, the Banner Administrative home page (Application Navigator) will be updated. Highlights include: The navigation menu for some basic features is now on the left side of the [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]