Author Archive: Meredith Perkins
FIT Community To continue providing fast, secure and reliable network performance, critical networking components must be replaced. The work has been scheduled for Oct.31 from 6:30am – 7:30am. During this activity, users at FIT will be able to access the internet and internal network services. However, external users will experience sporadic connectivity issues. Thank you for your [...]
To the FIT Community: As you know, the college is implementing a new emergency alert communications network. FIT Alert will be used to send alerts about extreme weather, fire or flood conditions, violence on campus, or public health emergencies, and can come in the form of emails, text messages, and/or phone calls. We strongly encourage all [...]
The announcement tab inside of the MyFIT portal now has a new channel just for students called “FIT Google Apps for Education.” Here you will find important reference links to: The FIT Google help site Your new Google account Your archive mail (only available until January 22nd, 2014) Instructions on how to move your imail [...]
From the Office of Communications and External Relations: Due to server maintenance, Webpages will be unavailable this evening from 6:00-7:00 pm. All publishing will take place on our normal schedule.
MyFIT (Portal) is experiencing access problems. IT staff are currently investigating the issue and hope to resolve issues soon. Thank you for your patience. IT 4 FIT Communications Office
Ask IT Question: I teach in D211. Is there a way to get a remote device so that I do not have to stand on the stage to run a powerpoint? -Peral Gartner Answer: Hi Peral, please come to C305G Media Services 212-217-3480. Where you can reserve and get a power point remote which will [...]
IT for FIT has implemented an improved mass email system. To properly utilize the updated system, we need all owners of generic email accounts to contact customer service for instructions. In the near future, an advanced mass email system will be implemented that contains additional features and capabilities, so this new system is serving as [...]
Please remember that your username is your entire fit email address when logging into your new student Google account. For example you need to type “email@example.com” instead of meredith_perkins. Your password is the same as your FIT password.
FIT student Google accounts are here and active! As of today your new student Google account is waiting for you. Explore the many useful tools available to you such as GMail, Drive, Hangouts, Calendar, Sites and Groups. What’s even better is that you have 30GB of storage for email, projects, images or whatever you want. [...]
It has come to our attention that using the Chrome browser to edit in Webpages can cause page content to be deleted. The Webpages software does not support Chrome. We recommend editing in either Firefox or Internet Explorer 8.