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UDrive Unavailable from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m. - Thurs., 2/18

February 17, 2016

UDrive, will be unavailable between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 18, 2016 while we perform maintenance. If you experience problems with UDrive after 7:00 a.m., please contact the IT Help Center during normal business hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.).
 

Secure Online Storage at UMass Amherst Available Now

February 8, 2016

Effective today, February 8, 2016, UMass Amherst students, faculty, and staff have a new file storage and collaboration service at their disposal. With flexible sharing options, unlimited quota, and improved security features, Secure Online Storage at UMass Amherst provided by Box is an alternative to Google Drive, UDrive, DropBox, and other similar products.

To access Secure Online Storage at UMass Amherst, log in with your NetID and password at: https://it.umass.edu/box (blue button at top)

Run XpressConnect to Configure Your Device(s) to Connect to eduroam

January 5, 2016

Your devices (e.g., cell phone, laptop) may not be properly configured to connect to the eduroam wireless network. Even though your device is able to connect to the UMASS network at this time, your settings will prevent your devices from connecting to eduroam here and at other institutions in the commonwealth, the U.S, and the world.

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Email Credentials

December 21, 2015

Members of the UMass Amherst campus community have reported a fraudulent email with the title "New UMass Email System!" claiming to be from "IT Help" This message asks the recipient to log in to an upgraded UMail system through a fraudulent version of the UMass Amherst IT login page. See below for an example of the fraudulent email.

UMail Users: New Web Version Coming with Screen Changes on 1/4/2016

December 11, 2015

This applies to UMail on the Web users only, not Exchange or Google Apps users.

As with other applications you may use, UMail on the Web upgrades are necessary to enhance functionality and to implement performance and other information security improvements. What's New in UMail on the Web

A UMail on the Web upgrade is expected to take effect January 4, 2016. You can test or use it early if you would like.

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