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Remote Clicker for PowerPoint Presentation

Remote Clicker for PowerPoint Presentation

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 […]

September 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
WebPages should not be edited in Chrome browser

WebPages should not be edited in Chrome browser

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.

August 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester!  This morning was quite busy with the faculty convocation and new students orientations.  There is no mistaking that that the new semester is officially in full swing. We were so pleased with the turnout from this morning’s new student IT orientation.  All three sessions in the John Reeves Great […]

August 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
FITAIR – campus wireless access

FITAIR – campus wireless access

The advanced high performance wireless project is nearing completion.  All of the administrative and academic buildings on 27th St have been retrofitted with the latest wireless technology. To access the new wireless technology, select FITAIR from the list of available wireless.  Users may be requested to enter their FIT login credentials (ID and password).  Users will only […]

August 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
August 9: Critical Maintenance 8am-5pm

August 9: Critical Maintenance 8am-5pm

On Friday, August 9, from 8:00am until 5:00pm, when the College is closed, IT will be performing critical and necessary maintenance on the data storage hardware in the IT Data Center. During this period, users may experience intermittent outages of all systems and services with the exception of telephone and Internet. On this day, users may make outgoing and […]

August 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
Reminder to be wary of spam

Reminder to be wary of spam

Please be wary of any email messages requesting that users send their FIT login credentials to an unknown website or link.  These types of message should be deleted. Spammers continue to construct more realistic looking emails, so filtering technology remains behind in the ability to block all spam. If you are unsure about the authenticity […]

August 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
AUG 1: Critical Systems Work

AUG 1: Critical Systems Work

  On Thursday, August 1, from 7:00 to 9:00 AM, IT will be performing a major upgrade to a critical segment of the infrastructure in the IT Data Center.   During this period, users may experience sporadic interruptions to the following services: Angel Ellucian FIT Mobile App ePortfolio Library StyleCat Search, Aleph and Library Databases FIT Web […]

July 30, 2013 | By | Reply More