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New and Changing: Updates from AIT

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After Hours

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

This October, Academic and Institutional Technology will make changes to our after-hours support in order to better serve the needs of the College community and use resources more efficiently.

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StarRez Update

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We will perform a minor update to StarRez, the online housing request system, from 6 PM on October 10 to 12 AM on October 11. During this update, you may not be able to access StarRez.

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New Paperless Account Forms

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

In September 2016, we switched to new paperless account forms. These forms are used for new employees requesting computer accounts and for supervisors requesting special access on behalf of their employees.

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MacOS Sierra

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

On September 20, Apple released macOS 10.12 Sierra through the App Store. While this update is exciting, we request that you wait to update any College-owned Macs until we can provide full functionality with our campus systems.

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Printer Update

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

On September 21 and 22, we will update the network printing on College-owned Windows computers. This is part of an ongoing effort to retire outdated services such as Novell iPrint, the software currently used for network printing.

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Tags: Security

iOS Security Update

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

On August 25, Apple released an important security update for iOS devices (iPhones and iPads). This update, iOS 9.3.5, repairs a critical security vulnerability.

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Anonymous FTP No Longer Available

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

As part of ongoing security improvements, the College's anonymous FTP server was shut down on August 17. This server, previously located at ftp.wheaton.edu, was used to transfer files that were too large to send via email.

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