Posts Tagged ‘computing-services’

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.

VC visits Computing Services

The Vice-Chancellor's visit began at the recently remodelled Help Desk in the Library

Faculty IT Supporters are on the move: Mon 16 Jan

IT supporters will no longer be based within the Faculties - this move will provide greater efficiency of the IT support provided

Video: Charting the 50-year history of Computing Services

This film about the development of Computing Services over the last 50 years, features interviews with staff both past and present.

SU President joins International Student Sport Committee

Jordan Kenny, Students’ Union President, has accepted a position representing Great Britain on the Education and Students Committees of the International Federation of University Sport.

Migrate to Outlook for your chance to win £50 voucher

All you need is your User name and Password, any University member who has used this service by 11/12/15 will automatically be entered into the prize draw.

How to connect when you're off campus

Whether it’s a conference, or the weather that is keeping you from working on campus, you will be able to carry on with your work using a managed desktop service that Computing Services provides.

Staff: Get Office 365 Proplus for free for personal devices

All staff and students have the option to use the Office 365 ProPlus service to download the latest version of Office onto their home and personal devices for free.

Room booking, Timetabling & other services: Tue

Due to routine maintenance, the Wiki will be unavailable (7am-9am) and the Cloud Wi-Fi network will be unavailable for approximately 20 minutes (8am-9am)

Beware phishing email {New version| e-mail storage increase}

Please delete phishing email. If you did reply, please change your password.

CMS unavailable: Tue 12 May 7-9am

Apologies for any inconvenience.

IT maintenance affects Mathematica software: Tue 5 May 7-9am

Apologies for any inconvenience.

New Outlook email service - project update Apr 2015

Computing Services are in the process of rolling out the new service to 3,075 members of staff by 4 June 2015.

Wiki unavailable: Tue 28 Apr 7-9am

Wiki will be unavailable due to routine maintenance (7am-9am)

Wiki unavailable: Tue 21 Apr, 7-9am

Apologies for any inconvenience due to essential maintenance

Wi-Fi & Wiki unavailable: Tue 24 Mar 7-9am

Apologies for any inconvenience due to our maintenance period

Microsoft Exchange is coming...

From March to June we will be rolling out Microsoft Outlook to all staff

Wiki unavailable: Tue 17 Mar, 7-9am

Due to essential maintenance. Apologies for any inconvenience.