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On Monday, May 6, 2024, the new Academic Dev Desktop will be introduced on a Windows 11 VDI platform, replacing the current ISM/Visual Studio Desktop. This environment is designed with academic developers in mind, aiming to simplify and accelerate access to and functionality of developer software.   Academic Dev Desktop Environment Features  Hardware: 4 CPUs and 16GB [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty, and staff What: UNCG’s POLICE Emergency (4-4444) and Non-Emergency (4-5963) numbers will transition from CENTREX to MS TEAMS without changing the phone numbers.  When: Tuesday, March 19, 2024, at 7:00 a.m. until 7:15 a.m. Why: This switch enables the call recording capabilities within Microsoft Teams.  Alternate Contact During Migration:  Phone: 336-334-5291  Email: [email protected]   Spartan [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty, and staffWhat: eduroam clients configured with username only will be redirected to a captive portal page with a link to re-configure the device.When: Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at 8:00 a.m.Why: This will help remediate improperly configured clients and ensure proper roaming when visiting other eduroam locations. Connection to eduroam will not be [Read More]

As of December 26th, the storage allocation for new Box users is set to zero. Users with Box accounts created before December 26th still have full access. However, efforts to synchronize data between Box and Google into OneDrive have concluded. Any changes made to files in Box will not be reflected in OneDrive, SharePoint, or [Read More]

On Wednesday, August 23, 2023, Microsoft 365 (M365) and other UNCG services will begin to display pronouns for faculty, staff, and students who have selected them in UNCGenie. How do I make this happen? See Select Your Displayed Personal Pronouns in UNCGenie. Selecting your pronouns ahead of Wednesday, August 23 will ensure that your pronouns will [Read More]