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Imagine a tiny square holding a secret message… except sometimes, that message is more “evil villain’s lair” than “hidden treasure.” Quick Response (QR) codes are super handy and can lead you to cool websites, menus, and more. But just like any adventure, there can be traps.  Be a QR code hero! Follow these tips:  Beware [Read More]

Who: Users of Emma   What: Vendor-planned downtime for Emma  When: February 9, 2024, 5:00 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.  February 10 and 11, 2024, 7:00 p.m. until 11:59 p.m. Why: Marigold, the vendor for Emma, the University’s mass email platform, will be performing maintenance on their system. During the specified maintenance periods, there may be sporadic [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]

Who: Students, faculty, and staff  What: Planned downtime for Banner and associated applications, including UNCGenie, Schedule Hero, and Degree Works  When Saturday, December 16, 6:30 a.m. until Monday, December 18, 8 a.m., 2023 Why: Banner module upgrades  What is affected:  Banner Upgrades (All services will be unavailable)  UNCGenie   Student functions  including course registration, transcript requests, advising [Read More]

The evaluation of macOS Sonoma which was announced on September 25, 2023, is complete. The upgrade is now available for UNCG Mac users.  Visit the macOS Sonoma features website to view the changes and enhancements. New minimum system requirements for running the latest OS can be found at the bottom of the features page. {Original [Read More]