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Who: All Box Drive and Box for Office users What: Emergency hotfixes for Box Drive and Box for Office When: Monday, June 25 Box has issued automatic Hotfix updates for both Box Drive (Windows only) and Box for Office. These updates should download and install automatically on each computer they’re installed on. The updates will resolve [Read More]

Over 150 universities with enterprise-wide Box deployments (all students, faculty, and staff) participate in the Internet2 NET+ Box program. Stewardship of the program is handled by a higher education Advisory Board of eight campuses: UC Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Notre Dame and now UNCG. Representing UNCG Information Technology Services (ITS) on the [Read More]

Box recently announced an improved version of Box Notes. With Box Notes, it’s easy to create meeting notes, share status updates and plan projects together — instantly available on all your devices. New features Inbox: Inbox lets you see which Box Notes have been recently edited by collaborators. They will be indicated with a blue [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty and staff who log into applications connected to Shibboleth (UNCG’s Single sign-on) authentication services (see list of services below). What: Planned downtime of Shibboleth authentication services.  Affected services affected include: Google Apps (e.g. Gmail, Hangouts, Calendar, Drive) Canvas Box Office 365 SpartanCard Online WebEx Qualtrics When: Thursday, March 16, 5:00 a.m. – 7:30 [Read More]