Tag: Operating System

365 Days for Windows XP

365 Days for Windows XP

Windows XP users be warned that Microsoft will no longer provide support for the 2001 operating system after April 8th, 2014.  After this point, security updates and fixes will no longer be pushed out. More information can be found on this TechCrunch post. Microsoft is suggesting those still using the XP OS should upgrade to […]

April 8, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
New Student Computers

New Student Computers

To all of the new and returning students is fall – welcome!  We wish you the best for a great semester. A question that we get frequently is, “What computer should I buy?” It’s a good question, especially with the deals to be had right before the new school semester.  Every department here has its […]

July 12, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
“Ask IT” Q&A with Robert Vassalotti

“Ask IT” Q&A with Robert Vassalotti

“Ask IT” Question: Should I have my system upgraded if I am running on Windows 2000? I often receive “runtime errors”. Can I get my e-mail capacity increased? Answer: Hello Robert, Thank you so much for your inquiry on the IT e-Forum. The run-time errors that you are experiencing could be caused by the out-moded, […]

December 1, 2009 | By | Reply More
Windows 7 Institutional Policy

Windows 7 Institutional Policy

Microsoft released two of three new products On October 22, 2009, the new operating system Windows 7, as a replacement for Vista, and the browser upgrade to Internet Explorer 8.  Soon to follow will be Office 2010 early next year.  All three of these products represent Microsoft’s move to improve functionality, performance and usability. Although […]

November 23, 2009 | By | Reply More
A Digital Facelift for B-915: The Technology Development Team’s Training Lab

A Digital Facelift for B-915: The Technology Development Team’s Training Lab

For the dozens of training requests the Technology Development Team (TDT) receives per month, upgrading their training lab (B-915) last spring to all iMacs was essential to be able to offer training on programs such as: MS Entourage, iMovie, Keynote, and more. The TDT isn’t abandoning its Windows XP operating system or exclusively adopting the […]

October 22, 2009 | By | 2 Replies More