Outlook mailbox space increased (Staff)

  Posted on: August 12, 2014

In order to provide staff with capacity to save important emails, we have increased the size of the Outlook mailbox to 2 GB. Outlook mailboxes should be archived so that only the most current and important information is using space allocated for your main mailbox. When you archive your mail that is older than 1…

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Network data space has increased (TRU Staff)

  Posted on: August 11, 2014

IT Services strongly recommends that faculty and staff keep their important TRU data (including anything student related) on your H:\drive on the network and to encourage you to do so we have increased the size of that space to 5 Gb. There is always a risk when data is saved on a local hard drive that…

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REMINDER – Weekend Changes to TRU-ID accounts and student email

  Posted on: August 8, 2014

This is a reminder that August 8-9th is the weekend when everyone will have a TRU-ID that starts with a “T”. Work for this change will start Friday evening and continue all day Saturday. This is also the weekend that we will introduce a new email system (Outlook) for students. Information about the email change will be…

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Computer Screen Locking (Staff)

  Posted on: August 5, 2014

The Information Security Committee has mandated automatic screen locking in order to protect access to student and client data on TRU computers starting Tuesday, August 5th. Automatic screen lock controls on will be implemented for you this week, so that after 15 minutes of no mouse or keyboard activity, the screen will go black. In order…

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New – Voicemail messages to your Inbox option (Staff)

  Posted on: July 30, 2014

There is now an option to have your voicemail messages forwarded to your Outlook email Inbox. The TRU voicemail and Outlook email systems can now be connected so that if you delete a message in one location, it will also delete in the other. For those of you who have your email on devices that…

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MS Office 2013 summer upgrade

  Posted on: July 29, 2014

IT Services wishes to advise you that with the computer refresh cycle this summer MS Office 2013 is now installed on the new replacement computers. MS Office 2013 is also installed in all computer labs on campus as well. All documents created in both current versions MS Office 2010 and 2013 are compatible in the…

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Moving forward with 3D Printing

  Posted on: May 19, 2014

3D (or additive) Printing and 3D Scanning is taking the world by storm. The use of inexpensive tabletop 3D printers and scanners is being popularized by the emergent “Maker Culture” which, according to the Innovating Pedagogy 2013 report http://tinyurl.com/kcl4whz, “emphasizes experimentation, innovation and the testing of theory through practical, self-directed tasks. It is characteristic by…

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Mobile Printing

  Posted on: March 5, 2014

Computer Lab Support has enabled mobile printing for students with iPads and iPhones. Once logged into the Eduroam wireless network, students can choose to print via AirPrint to many on-campus student printers.

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Adobe Enterprise License

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  Posted on: March 1, 2014

We have secured the funds to proceed with a 36 month contract with Adobe for product software. Every TRU computer will now have the current version of Adobe Acrobat Pro installed, not just the free Adobe Reader that is currently on each computer. In addition, there will be campus licenses for Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop,…

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