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Update: 5/11/2020 Temporary at-home access to Adobe Creative Cloud for UNCG students, faculty, and staff has been extended from May 31 to July 6. To meet the remote-work needs of campuses during the COVID-19 crisis, Adobe is providing free, at-home Creative Cloud access to schools and colleges that only have lab access for students. Currently, [Read More]

As of March 16, Zoom is available alongside UNCG’s other videoconferencing options, Webex and Google Meet. All UNCG faculty, staff, and students are eligible for accounts. UNCG Information Technology Services (ITS) added this service to meet the rising demand for videoconferencing solutions in light of COVID-19-related remote-instruction mandates. Accessing Zoom UNCG users should follow the [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff What: Identify Finder/Spirion client upgrade In February, Information Technology Services (ITS) postponed announced upgrades for Identify Finder/Spirion. Those upgrades are now resuming. Most Windows computers on the UNCG General Computing Network (GCN) will get this upgrade during the regular Windows monthly updates. Windows computers not on the GCN will get the [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff Canvas users What: Universal Design Online content Inspection Tool (UDOIT) The Universal Design Online content Inspection Tool, or UDOIT, helps faculty identify accessibility issues in Canvas course content. With the click of a button, UDOIT scans a course, generates a report, and provides resources on how to address common accessibility issues. Created [Read More]

The evaluation of macOS Catalina, announced on October 3, 2019, is complete. The upgrade is now available for UNCG Mac users. Critical Change to Antivirus and Antimalware Protection With macOS Catalina, Apple removed all support for 32-bit apps. Therefore, 32-bit apps do not run on Catalina. To protect UNCG Mac users, Information Technology Services (ITS), [Read More]