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Update: 9/7/2017 12:40 p.m. Google is reporting that the issue with Google Drive has been resolved (see status page). If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu. {Original post: 9/7/2017 11:17 a.m.} Information Technology Services (ITS) is aware of an issue with Google Drive not loading files. UNCG [Read More]

Information Technology Services (ITS) staff have received reports from users of Android phones experiencing difficulties with the syncing of their Google Calendar events. They’ve reported that when they create or are invited to a new Google Calendar event, the event will be visible in Google Calendar via a desktop browser, but may not be synced [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]

An upcoming update to the Firefox browser will result in Google Hangouts temporarily not having video and audio functionality. Google is aware of the issue and is working to develop a solution. Firefox will be upgrading to Firefox version 52, which is scheduled to be released on March 7.  Firefox 52 will no longer support [Read More]