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June 2012 Archives

Oak3 is Restarting »

Email server Oak3 is currently restarting.  Users may connect to Aspen3 via the Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere. or to aspen3.vcu.edu via IMAP clients. . . .

Aspen 3 Restarting »

Email server Aspen3 is currently restarting.  Users may connect to Oak3 via the Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere. or to oak3.vcu.edu via IMAP clients. . . .

Sycamore Generic Account Server Restarting »

The Sycamore email server, which contains group accounts, is currently restarting.  Users may connect directly via the Notes client software to Mimosa, via IMAP to mimosa.vcu.edu, or via VCU Mail Anywhere by changing their url string to https://mimosa.vcu.edu/groupaccount#/mailfile.nsf. . . .

Aspen4 Restarting »

Email server aspen4 is currently restarting.  Users may connect to their alternate server via the Notes client software or VCU Mail Anywhere, or via IMAP to oak4.vcu.edu. . . .

[UPDATED] VCU helpIT Center Operations Affected By Power Outage (6/26/12) »

[Updated] The VCU helpIT Center will reopen at 2 p.m. today for normal operations including walk up support.  Thanks to all for their patience and support. _______________________________________________________________ The VCU helpIT Center, located in Cabell Library, has had to relocate due to the power outage in Cabell Library.  Calls are sti . . .

[UPDATED 2 p.m.] Storm Damage Power Outages Affect VCU Network (6/26/12) »

[Updated: 2 p.m.] VCU Technology Services Network Services staff is reporting that network and telephone service has been restored to all affected areas.  Two switches in Cabell are experiencing problems and our staff is in the process of replacing those now. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. ____ . . .

Aspen3 Restarting »

Email server Aspen3 is currently restarting.  Users may connect to Oak3 via the Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere. or to oak3.vcu.edu via IMAP clients. . . .

Blackboard Maintenance Scheduled For Friday Evening (6/22/12) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the Blackboard system beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday evening, June 22, 2012. This work is expected to be completed no later than midnight. The Blackboard system will be unavailable during this maintenance window. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. . . .

Lotus Notes Transition to Google Apps – Sneak Peek [6/29/12] »

Date:  June 29, 2012   |   Time: 11am-12pm   |   Location: Hibbs hall 203   |   Register   | VCU faculty and staff will be transitioned to Google Apps, our new email and calendar platform, by the end of summer! Review this page on the appsforVCU Gone Google, which will guide you through the getting ready process. Prepare for the move by att . . .

Echo360 Maintenace Scheduled for Wednesday Morning (6/20/12) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the Echo360 system beginning at 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, June 20, 2012. This work is to apply patches so any service disruption should be brief due to a required system restart. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. . . .

Aspen2 Restarting »

Email server Aspen2 is currently restarting.  Users may connect automatically via the Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere to Oak2, or via imap to oak2.vcu.edu. . . .

REDCap Advanced Workshop [6/20/12] »

Date: June 20, 2012   |   Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm   |   Location: Cabell 320  |  Register  | The Advanced REDCap course will provide users with a thorough understanding of REDCap and its features. Participants will be able to utilize REDCaps most powerful features, including cross event calculated fields, user rights, scheduling, exporting . . .

eServices & Banner Forms Maintenance Scheduled For Friday (6/15/12) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the eServices and Banner Form services beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday evening, June 15, 2012. Both services will be unavailable during this work. Maintenance is expected to be completed by 8 p.m. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. . . .

Oak3 Restarting »

Email server Oak3 is currently restarting.  Users may automatically connect to Aspen3 via the Lotus Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere, or via aspen3.vcu.edu in IMAP clients. . . .

Maintenance for Faculty Staff E-mail System is Scheduled for Saturday (6/16/12) »

Scheduled maintenance will be performed on the Faculty/Staff E-mail system Saturday, June 16, between 7:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. During this maintenance window, access to e-mail may be unavailable on your primary server. Access to your e-mail via your alternate server should be available automatically when accessing through VCU Mail Anywhere, or via your . . .

Aspen4 and Oak4 Restarting »

Email servers ASPEN4 and OAK4 are currently restarting.  They will be available soon. . . .

REDCap Intro [6/19/12] »

Date: June 19, 2012      |       Time: 1pm-3:30pm       |       Location: Sanger Hall B1-020     |   Register   | REDCap is a secure, web-based application designed to support web-based data capture, including surveys. Although it was originally designed for research studies, REDCap can also be used for collecting a . . .

Aspen3 Restarting »

Email server Aspen3 is currently restarting.  Users may automatically connect to Oak3 via the Lotus Notes client or VCU Mail Anywhere, or via oak3.vcu.edu in IMAP clients. . . .

Lotus Notes Transition to Google Apps – Sneak Peek [6/22/12] »

Date:  June 22, 2012   |   Time: 2pm-3pm   |   Location: Sanger 1-044   |   Register   | VCU faculty and staff will be transitioned to Google Apps, our new email and calendar platform, by the end of summer! Review this page on the appsforVCU Gone Google, which will guide you through the getting ready process. Prepare for the move by attendi . . .

Student myVCUmail Email Gadget In myVCU Portal Unresponsive (6/6/12) »

The gadget in the myVCU Portal that allows students to access their student email, also know as myVCUmail, is experiencing a service disruption at this time.  Web Services staff is working to resolve the issue.  Student email should be available by visiting the myVCUmail page. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any . . .

Email Delivery to GoogleApps Domain Resolved »

Collaboration Services has resolved a mail routing issue to the Google apps.vcu.edu domain.  Users in Lotus Notes who may have received delivery failures to Technology Services accounts who have migrated to the apps.vcu.edu domain may now resend any failed messages. ___________________________________________________________ Collaboration Servi . . .

Aspen4 Restarting »

Email server Aspen4 is currently restarting.  Users may connect automatically to their alternate server, Oak4, via the Notes client or VCU Mail Anywere or via imap at oak4.vcu.edu. . . .

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