OIT News

Office 365/Volmail Feature: Clutter

In recent weeks, OIT has received several calls about important email messages or deadlines that have been missed because emails have been sorted into the Clutter folder.

OIT Announces Discounted Windows 10 Software

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OIT is happy to announce that Microsoft has partnered with the Kivuto WebStore to provide faculty and staff the ability to purchase Windows Operating Systems and the Microsoft Office Suite for personally owned computers at a significant discount.

Need Help in Your Technology-Enhanced Classroom?

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More than 200 classrooms across campus have technology enhancements, which include touch-panel controls for system components, computer display via projector, and in most cases a high-quality document camera and interactive devices

Workshops Focus on Making Word Documents Accessible

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Have you ever considered how you read a Word document? Research shows that readers scan the content and jump forward to the information that seems most important, glancing through the images, graphs, and tables to quickly make sense of the visuals. But, what if the reader is dependent on an assistive device, such as a screen reader that

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My Mediasite Allows Faculty to Create, Publish Video Content

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With each venture into online education, faculty need greater access to tools for creating and sharing video content. One of many ways OIT Digital Media Services assists faculty with their video needs is the My Mediasite video portal.

Text UTKwifi to Report Wireless Problems

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A new service from the Office of Information Technology allows you to text “UTKwifi” followed by your building and room number information to 55000 to report areas on campus where there may be issues with the wireless network.

Test of the New Desktop Notification System Set for 3:00 p.m. December 17

Among the recent upgrades to the UT Alert mass notification system is the new Alertus desktop notification system. Once they have installed the system, faculty, staff, and students will receive the same message sent through the UT Alert mass notification system on their computer monitor.

Final LMS Demonstration is December 2

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Brightspace Desire2Learn will present its demonstration in two sessions at 8:30–10:00 a.m. and 1:30–3:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 2, in Room 213, Hodges Library.