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Changes Coming for myNEU Electronic Accounts

Information Technology Services will be introducing several changes to myNEU electronic accounts for admitted undergraduate and enrolled students during the spring semester. The same changes were successfully introduced to faculty and staff in August of 2011. The following changes will be introduced for students: Account Name New members of the community will be allowed to […]

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SharePoint Drop-in Working Lab

Information Technology Services is now offering a weekly drop-in lab for SharePoint site administrators. SharePoint site owners/admins can stop by this open-format training lab and receive assistance with their current site setup, as well as inspiration and ideas on how to maximize the use of SharePoint. The lab will be held in 145 Snell Library […]

Posted in 2013 March IS Newsletter | Tagged | Comments closed Online Training

Information Technology Services is pleased to announce improved access to online training resources available through Thanks to integration with our authentication systems, all Northeastern faculty, staff and students have the ability to access Lynda anywhere Internet access is available, using their myNEU credentials. Lynda provides over 1500 on-demand courses on hundreds of subject areas, […]

Posted in 2012 January Academic Update | Tagged | Comments closed

Retirement of Classroom Lab Computer Accounts

In an effort to increase information security across campus, Information Technology Services has made changes to how classroom and lab computers are accessed. Beginning this semester, you will be required to use your individual Northeastern faculty/staff or student username and password to log into classroom or lab computers. Existing classroom and lab accounts will be […]

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Turning Technologies Clicker Upgrade

Turning Technologies has released an upgrade to the TurningPoint (clicker) software. This is a great improvement and quite different from Northeastern’s current student clicker offering. Information Technology Services will have this available for the start of the spring semester when the new software will be deployed to computers in the classrooms. The TurningPoint software can […]

Posted in 2012 January Academic Update | Tagged | Comments closed

Intermittent Network Printing Issues

Information Technology Services is aware of issues with some Windows 7 users experiencing intermittent difficulties utilizing the network printing environment. Customers experiencing this issue may receive a message that the printer is offline when attempting to print to a network print queue. MacOS and Windows XP users, and Windows 7 users printing to locally attached […]

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