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Google to delete My Drive Trash after 30 days

When you move your Google My Drive files to Trash, they remain there indefinitely or until you delete them forever....

Share Google files with non-Google accounts

Collaboration with external vendors, contractors and educational organizations is a critical component of many business processes and research projects at...

Apply new Google Slides Template designs 

Unlock your creativity and follow NC State’s brand guidelines with the new presentation templates in the Google Slides Template Gallery....

New moderator features coming to Google Meet

Later this month, NC State G Suite users will notice new safety controls in Google Meet for moderators.  Meet hosts,...

OIT to perform IT maintenance Nov. 7-8

From 6 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) will perform...

SIS, HR and Financial Security Access Certification due Oct. 23

The University Data Management Regulation requires each campus dean and vice chancellor to review and certify on an annual basis...

New research storage option available

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) now offers 2 terabytes (TB) of storage space to every NC State faculty member....

NC State offers Globus file transfer services

NC State researchers can now use Globus to transfer, share and manage their research data within a single interface. A...

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...

Explore virtual IT training

Are you interested in learning valuable IT skills online? The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has a variety of free...

No way to 2FA?

To enhance support for two-factor authentication (2FA) at NC State, the Office of Information Technology has developed a 2FA Bypass...

Don’t take the phisher’s bait

Phishers are continually trying to catch the attention of the NC State campus community with targeted email attacks. In a...

NC State requires 2FA enrollment for students

To improve cybersecurity, on Aug. 18, NC State will begin a phased enrollment of current students into its two-factor authentication...

OIT publishes 2019-20 Annual Report: Resilient

During this global pandemic, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) and IT professionals across the university continue to adapt and...

Manage Google Groups with ListMinder and Persona

Do you need help to manage changes to existing Google Groups or to create new groups based on specific criteria?...

Hello Google Currents

On July 6, Google rolled out Currents, the new enterprise communication tool known previously as Google+. Currents is designed to...

OIT ComTech to implement Voicemail Retention change on Oct. 10

Effective Thursday, October 10, 2013, Office of Information Technology – Communication Technologies (ComTech) will implement a change to the university’s...

Security access certification for HR and Financial systems due June 1

The University Data Management Procedures require each dean or vice chancellor to review and certify his or her staff’s security...

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