Archive for the ‘Computing Services’ Category

IT Maintenance: SharePoint, Mon 23 April, 6am to 10am

SharePoint will be unavailable due to maintenance on Monday 23 April, from 6am to 10am

Assistive technology scholarship

There is an exciting opportunity to gain free access to assistive technology software

IT maintenance: Remote desktop, Tue 17 Apr, 7am and 5pm

Remote Desktop is being updated to improve resilience. Access to this service maybe disrupted for a short period between 7am & 9am and 5pm & 6pm

IT maintenance: Thursday 5 April

IT maintenance will affect Norwood, Eastwood Lodge, Carpenter House and more on Thurs 5 April

Skype for Business - 16 March 2018, 2pm to 4pm

Access email, calendar, files and software from your own device

IT maintenance: 6 March 7am to 9am

IT maintenance: 27 February 7am to 9am

Changes to Business Objects access

Agresso - sales orders and invoices 14 Feb

Formatting your Word documents, Friday 9 February

Excel - advanced functions 6 Feb 10am to 12.30pm

IT maintenance affects pure and network in 1 West 23 Jan

Pure will be unavailable due to maintenance. Improvement work affects the network in 1 West (levels 1-4)

Manage dissertations and documents 25 Jan

Manage and customise presentations 22 Jan

Windows 10 roll out to teaching spaces, public PCs and labs

As part of our commitment to keeping our PC estate up to date, we have rolled out Windows 10 to all PCs in teaching spaces, public access computers and labs.

Word: Use mail merge to populate a template document or email​

This training course is available to all staff and postgraduates. You'll learn how to send bespoke emails to a database of people from a template in Word.

New Service Charter for IT Support

An important step in meeting our commitment to consistent IT support

Creating charts in Excel: Thu 24 Aug

Sign up now to improve your Excel skills. The course is also running on 28 September.

Adobe Flash is retiring

Adobe have announced the end of support for Flash Player from the end of 2020; the University hopes to remove provision of Flash Player by the same point. We request that you don’t purchase any new services that are reliant on Flash.