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Information Technology Services

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]

In addition to the enhancements in the new Calendar interface announced last October, Google has also improved how shared resources (meeting rooms, etc.) are managed and reserved in Calendar. General information about shared resources set up in UNCG’s G Suite for Education: A unique “Resource Calendar” is established for each resource. The availability and booking [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]

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: Faculty, staff and students What: Planned downtime for the following services: UNCGenie Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) Account Creation and Account Status GetMyPin GetMyID Banner INB Degree Works Workflow Banner security app Automic Application Manager (“UC4”) Banner eProcurement SciQuest – e-Marketplace Nolijweb Reporting, including WebFOCUS, against Banner and ODSP Production* Other major ITS services will [Read More]