News from IT Services

Here you will find all the latest news from IT Services. It includes information on maintenance and current problems.

Resolved: Blackboard login issue

We have resolved the issue affecting staff and students logging into Blackboard.

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The way you login to Blackboard and Office 365 is changing from Tuesday, 26 May 2020

From the afternoon of Tuesday, 26 May 2020 you will see the Microsoft login page when accessing Blackboard, Office 365, EZProxy, MyPGR from a web browser.

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Blackboard Collaborate maintenance: Saturday 6 June 2020 midnight to 10am

Maintenance is required for Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, from the start of (00:00 UK time, midnight) on Saturday 6 June 2020 for up to ten hours. You may experience short periods of disruption to Blackboard Collaborate with the Ultra experience during this time, however Blackboard and Reflect (lecture capture) should remain available.

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Be vigilant for spam emails or phishing messages

Staff and students have recently received spam or phishing messages by email, text message or social media. We offer some tips for how to spot a legitimate email from the University and how to recognise malicious messages.

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Student Records System and MyStudentRecord maintenance: unavailable Wednesday 3 June 2020 7am – 8am

Maintenance is required to the Student Records System on Wednesday, 3 June 2020 between 7am until 8am. At this time Student Records System (including SITS and MyStudentRecord) will be unavailable.

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Get prepared: Reinstall of eduroam wifi required on 31 March 2020

On Tuesday, 31 March 2020, staff and students will need to set up eduroam wifi on personal devices again, to continue to access the internet using eduroam wifi.

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