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Practice good Wi-Fi etiquette

Did you know your wireless router can disrupt others’ connectivity on NC State’s wireless networks?  Campus Wi-Fi networks including eduroam,...

Access your Google Calendar via Gmail

Inside Gmail, you typically access your Google Calendar app by clicking the Google Apps menu icon in the top right...

Take time to learn IT 

Forty-six days remain in this calendar year so you still have plenty of time to sharpen or master some  IT...

Ensure your mass emails are delivered correctly 

The Google Service Team (GST) continues to work with campus units to ensure that mass emails have a high deliverability...

Document Remediation Convenience Contract available

The NC State IT Accessibility Office has established a convenience contract to help the campus community create accessible documents.  The...

OIT to offer new alumni email-only account

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has developed a new alumni Google domain and will begin offering alumni email-only accounts...

New Drive Approvals coming to Google Workspace

When you work on a project with multiple parties, it can be both difficult and time-consuming to document everyone’s edits...

Shop safely online during the holiday season

Supply-chain issues are impacting everything from Baby Yoda to computer hardware, and online shopping fraud is on the rise —...

Apply for NC State Captioning Grants

NC State is currently accepting grant applications to assist faculty in providing video captioning when: A student with a disability...

Attend Evolution of Google Workspace on Nov. 11

To commemorate 10 years of Google on NC State’s campus, the Office of Information Technology invites the campus community to...

IT Community Event is Nov. 2-11

Mark your calendar so you won’t miss the 2021 IT Community Event. This event is open to members of NC...

Create meeting notes with Google Calendar

Have you ever needed to create an agenda at the last minute for a meeting? Now you can generate meeting...

OIT plans extended maintenance Nov. 6-7

The Office of Information Technology will perform extended IT maintenance from 6 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 to 6 p.m. Sunday,...

Use Drive permissions to safely share certain sensitive data via Gmail

NC State students, faculty and staff are reminded to refrain from sending or storing sensitive information in their email.  Email...

Learn IT via virtual and on-demand workshops

Whether you opt for virtual or on-demand IT training, OIT has numerous workshops available for you to learn more about...

New Marketplace Apps available

Effective Oct. 6, the Google Service Team (GST) has enabled several new third-party Marketplace Apps in Google Workspace at NC...

University warns against illegal peer-to-peer file sharing

Illegal file-sharing of copyrighted material via peer-to-peer (P2P) applications or other means is a serious offense and can lead to...

NC State celebrates Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Do you know how to protect yourself from cybercriminals? In observance of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, OIT is sponsoring “Do Your...

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