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Some PeopleSoft Functions Unavailable 1/2 3-5pm

January 19, 2020 - 8:00am
The PeopleSoft Human Capital Management system which manages the Human Resources and Payroll functions for the college will be unavailable on Thursday, January 2nd from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. LITS will be performing necessary maintenance during this time (before the first payroll cycle of 2020 and before W2 processing for 2019.) Contact the Help […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6 pm – midnight

January 15, 2020 - 8:00am
Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

Panopto Implementation and Training

January 12, 2020 - 11:59pm
LITS’ migration from Tegrity to Panopto, our new lecture capture platform, is still underway. The software is expected to be installed in all lecture capture-enabled classrooms and fully integrated in Moodle by the first day of classes of spring 2020. Early in the spring semester, we will migrate user content that had been until now […]

Financial Edge Unavailable 1/13 9:30am-noon

January 10, 2020 - 10:49am
Financial Edge will be unavailable on Monday, January 13 from 9:30 a. m. until noon. Please plan to log out of Financial Edge before 9:30 am on January 13. LITS will be performing year-end maintenance for the system during this time. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Warning: New Phishing Attempt 1/7/2020

January 7, 2020 - 10:13am
Please be aware of a recent attempt to gather login, password, and other secure personal or College data from Bryn Mawr College community members. Be on the lookout for messages that reference “Bryn Mawr College Admin!!!” and request that you download and open an attached file. This is a scam. Do not click links or […]

Windows 7 Not Allowed on Bryn Mawr College Network After 1/14/20

January 7, 2020 - 8:00am
After January 14, 2020, Computers running Windows 7 will no longer be allowed on the Bryn Mawr College network. Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for Windows 7 after January 14. Beginning this month, LITS will be reaching out to staff and faculty currently using Windows 7 to initiate a plan for […]

Problems Logging In to Some Services

January 1, 2020 - 4:13pm
Community members may have problems logging into some LITS services, due to issues we’re experiencing with one of our authentication mechanisms. LITS is looking into the issue but we do not expect to have it fully resolved until January 2nd. We’ll post more information here as it becomes available. Contact the Help Desk with questions: […]

Dell Updates on College-owned Computers (suspending BitLocker)

December 13, 2019 - 10:01am
Routine updates from Dell may require suspending BitLocker (encryption) before running. This is expected behavior; you may see system notifications that look like this: If so, follow the on-screen instructions and suspend BitLocker to run these updates. BitLocker will re-enable automatically after your computer reboots. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Classroom Computer Upgrades during Winter Break

December 11, 2019 - 3:32pm
LITS will be performing necessary maintenance on all classroom computers during winter break (December 13 – January 17). As usual, this work will be scheduled around any existing room reservations. During this time, some classroom computers will be upgraded and all will be reimaged. Tegrity will be removed and replaced with the College’s new lecture […]

Document Shredding Friday, Dec. 13 10am-1pm

December 9, 2019 - 2:06pm
The Information Stewardship Council, with help from Housekeeping and the Controller’s Office, is encouraging faculty, staff, and students to collect their sensitive documents and bring them to Taylor Drive on Friday, December 13, 2019, to be shredded. Now is the time to get rid of your old files, sensitive documents, bills, correspondence, and other data that require […]

Migration to Panopto is underway

December 9, 2019 - 9:27am
LITS’ migration from Tegrity to Panopto, our new lecture capture platform, is underway. We are completing the migration during winter break in order to ensure that the Panopto software is installed in all lecture capture-enabled classrooms by the first day of classes of spring 2020. In order to complete a successful migration, we have contacted […]

Routine System Maintenance: 2020

December 2, 2019 - 4:50pm
Routine system maintenance generally occurs on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 6:00 p.m. – midnight. LITS implemented this practice in June 2015 to reduce overall system downtime, to improve the security and reliability of College systems and networks, and to maintain compliance with industry and vendor support requirements and best practices. 2020 […]

Migration to new lecture capture platform, Panopto

December 2, 2019 - 10:00am
As a reminder, this winter break, LITS will be migrating from Tegrity to a new lecture capture platform, Panopto. The migration timing will ensure that we are up and running with Panopto in all lecture capture-enabled classrooms by the first day of spring 2020 classes, Tuesday, January 21. We wish to remind our community that, […]

Windows 7 Not Allowed on Bryn Mawr College Network After 1/14/20

December 2, 2019 - 8:00am
After January 14, 2020, Computers running Windows 7 will no longer be allowed on the Bryn Mawr College network. Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for Windows 7 after January 14. Beginning this month, LITS will be reaching out to staff and faculty currently using Windows 7 to initiate a plan for […]

Resolved: Problems Logging in to Moodle

November 26, 2019 - 9:07am
This issue is now resolved. If you are continuing to experience issues logging in to Moodle or any other service, please contact the Help Desk at 610-526-7440 or help@brynmawr.edu. Community members are experiencing issues while logging in to Moodle. LITS is aware of the problem and is actively working to resolve it. We will continue […]

Spring 2020 Course Shells Up in Moodle

November 25, 2019 - 5:46pm
Course shells are now available in Moodle for spring 2020 academic courses. As a reminder, course shells are visible to students by default during pre-registration so that instructors can make materials (old syllabi, course text lists, etc.) available to pre-registered students. If you would like to also make these materials available to interested students who have […]

Migrating from Tegrity to Panopto

November 25, 2019 - 1:44pm
Over winter break, LITS will be moving to a new lecture capture platform, Panopto. We are replacing our current lecture capture system, Tegrity, which McGraw Hill will sunset at the end of this year. The migration timing will ensure that we are up and running with Panopto in all lecture capture-enabled classrooms by the first […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

November 20, 2019 - 8:00am
Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

Problems Logging Into Voicemail Clients; Use Phone to Check Voicemail

November 19, 2019 - 10:12am
Logging into voicemail from the desktop and web MiCollab clients is not currently working. We are working to resolve the issue. In the meantime, please use the phone itself to check your voicemail. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.  

BIONIC Unavailable 11/16 8am-noon

November 14, 2019 - 8:00am
PeopleSoft will be unavailable on Saturday, November 16th from 8:00 a.m. until noon. All BIONIC services will be unavailable to both Haverford and Bryn Mawr. LITS will be performing necessary maintenance during this time. Please contact the Help Desk, 610-526-7440 or help@brynmawr.edu with any questions.

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