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February 2014 Archives

Network Maintenance Scheduled Tonight »

Our primary Internet vendor is planning hardware maintenance tonight to repair equipment that caused network connectivity issues on campus yesterday. The work is set to begin tonight at 12 midnight and is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Connectivity to the Internet from campus should not be disrupted but during this period there will be decreased c . . .

Banner Financial Aid 8.19 Patches Scheduled for Friday Evening (2/28/14) »

Technology Services will be applying multiple patches to the Banner Financial Aid version 8.19. Work is schedule to begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, February 28, 2014 and is expected to be completed by 7 p.m. During this maintenance Banner Self Service and INB will not be available. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any ques . . .

[UPDATE] Primary VCU Internet Connection Disrupted (2/26/14) »

[UPDATE] Our Internet provider has discovered a hardware failure in their system and has rerouted our connection around the problem. We are now back on the primary Internet connection. The vendor will replace the faulty hardware tonight but they do not expect any problems while that work is being completed overnight. If this does not fix the issue then . . .

Adobe Acrobat X – Introduction [2/28/14] »

Date: February 28, 2014  |   Time: 9am-12:00pm   |   Location: Cabell 320   |   Register   | Adobe Acrobat provides tools to create an electronic document while maintaining the original design and look of the original document. This course will provide you with the necessary skills for creating and working with Portable Document Fo . . .

Access 2010 Intermediate [2/25/14] »

Date: February 25, 2014  |   Time: 9am-12pm   |   Location: Cabell 320   |   Register   | Access is a relational database that allows users to create queries, forms, or reports. This is a second level class that will help you acquire skills necessary to create queries, forms, and reports in an Access database. More information:  . . .

eServices & Banner Forms Maintenance Scheduled For Saturday Morning (2/22/14) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the system that supports the eServices and Banner Forms services for VCU beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2014. This work is expected to be completed by 10 a.m. During this maintenance the eServices and Banner Forms services will not be available. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (82 . . .

Excel 2010 Charts [2/20/14] »

Date: February 20, 2014   |   Time: 9am-12pm   |   Location: Sanger B1-020   |   Register   | Excel is a spreadsheet program capable of calculating, analyzing, and displaying data. It is easy to create professional looking charts in Excel by choosing a chart type, layout, and a style. More information: Registration, prerequisites . . .

Excel 2010 Intermediate [4/22/14] »

Date: April 22, 2014   |   Time: 9am-12pm   |   Location: Sanger B1-020  |   Register Excel is a spreadsheet program that is able to calculate and analyze numerical data.  This hands-on workshop will show you how to edit and format worksheets, freeze rows/columns, protect cells, add VLOOKUP function and if statements and more. More . . .

jQuery Web Design – Part Two [4/10/14] »

Date: April 10, 2014  |  Time: 9am-12pm  |  Location: Cabell 320 |  Register  | This course covers jQuery, a leading JavaScript library, that can make Web development easier and more enjoyable. Since the birth of jQuery in 2006, over twenty-four million websites (half of whom are in the 10,000 most frequently websites make use of its benef . . .

eServices & Banner Forms Maintenance Scheduled For Friday Evening (2/14/14) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the system that supports the eServices and Banner Forms services for VCU beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014. This work is expected to be completed by 8:30 p.m. During this maintenance the eServices and Banner Forms services will not be available. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center . . .

REDCap Introduction [2/25/14] »

Date: February 25, 2014    |     Time: 1pm-4pm     |     Location: Sanger 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 and managing data for operational . . .

Special Maintenance for Lotus Notes E-mail System is Scheduled for Saturday (2/8/14) »

Special maintenance will be performed on the Lotus Notes E-mail system Saturday, February 8, 2014 between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.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 yo . . .

Banner Forms Connection Testing (2/10/14) »

VCU Technology Services will be testing the connection between the VCU instance of Banner and VITA supported state of Virginia systems again Monday morning, February 10, 2014, between 9  and 9:30 a.m. This work is not expected to disrupt other web-based services. However, please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) to report any co . . .

eServices & Banner Forms Maintenance Scheduled For Friday Evening (2/7/14) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled maintenance for the system that supports eServices and Banner Forms beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, February 7, 2014. During this work these systems will not be available. Work is expected to be completed by 7:30 p.m. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. . . .

PowerPoint 2010: Animation Techniques [2/17/14] »

Date:  February 17, 2014   |   Time: 9am-12pm   |   Location: Sanger B1-020   |   Register   | PowerPoint 2010 is the latest presentation application from Microsoft. It uses the same interface as PowerPoint 2010, the "Ribbon" to organize the commands and tools. Many users are not aware of the full potential the program and its new fe . . .

Access 2010 Introduction [3/5/14] »

Date: March 5, 2014   |   Time: 1pm-4pm   |   Location: Cabell 320    |   Register   | Access is a relational database that allows users to create queries, forms, or reports. This beginning class will introduce you to the Access environment and relational database terminology. You will explore and learn how to create database object . . .

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