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Starting Friday, May 4, UNCG users have the ability to opt-in to the new Gmail experience. Users can choose to opt-in and out of the new Gmail experience until a future date yet to be specified. Information Technology Services (ITS) will communicate with UNCG users before the new experience becomes the default or only option. [Read More]

On March 9th, the names of rooms listed in UNCG’s Google Resource Calendar will be modified to enhance usability. The duplicate building names inside a room name will be eliminated. What is changing? Currently, rooms names follow the pattern: owner – building name – room number. Following the change, rooms will follow the pattern: owner [Read More]

UPDATE 11/15/2017 6:35 p.m. Google reported that the problem with Google Docs was resolved as of ~5:35 p.m. and the service should be functioning normally now. If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu. {Original post: 11/15/2017 4:35 p.m.} Google is reporting an issue with Google Docs [Read More]

Google has released its next major enhancement to Calendar featuring an updated interface.  The updated interface corresponds better to the Mobile App and is more accessible. It contains more detail about events, resources and invitees.  A side-by-side view of the calendars of multiple users will make finding a time and location for a meeting even [Read More]

Starting Monday, October 9, UNCG faculty, staff, and students will be able to take advantage of Team Drives and Drive File Stream, two enhancements to Google’s cloud-based file storage and sharing service: Google Drive. Team Drive Google Team Drives are additional shared spaces where teams can easily store, search, and access their files anywhere, from [Read More]