Adobe Creative Cloud Faculty/Staff Access To Expand

Beginning this fall, all Adobe Creative Cloud products and services, including a cloud-based file storage option, is available to all Northeastern faculty and staff for use on both university-owned and personal Mac or Windows computers under the University Enterprise License Agreement with Adobe. When you create your Adobe account, you will get two active licenses, […]

Boston, Seattle Classrooms Gets Technology Upgrades

This Summer, ITS worked with the University Facilities department to upgrade and improve 60 classrooms on the main Boston campus. The scope of the improvements ranged from a fresh coat of paint to entire technology refreshes. While a refreshed classroom will not contain technology that is much different than before, some new, more up-to-date models of […]

Windows 10 Has Arrived as the New Standard for Your Computer

All faculty, staff and students have access to the Windows 10 operating system in labs, on your own personal computers and on Northeastern–owned faculty and staff computers, both managed and unmanaged. It is also available on Windows equipment purchased through the Dell Computer store from myMarketplace on myNEU. If you wish to install Windows 10 […]

Lynda.com Offers Great New Tools for Students

Learn Excel, Python, and So Much More! Did you know that as a Northeastern student, you have access to more than 4,000 FREE online-based training videos through Lynda.com? Lynda is an incredible resource for students to enhance their learning outside of the classroom or to acquire new skills for everyday life. Students have access to advanced training […]

Update Your Sharepoint Links & Bookmarks to Avoid Frustration

Update Your SharePoint Links & Bookmarks Now! As of December 2016, all Northeastern University SharePoint sites were migrated to Office 365. If you have been using an old link or bookmark (Sharepoint.neu.edu) to access your site, it is important to update them as soon as possible. Beginning on October 15, 2017, any link or bookmark containing Sharepoint.neu.edu […]

Supported Versions of Microsoft Office Changing Soon

Microsoft is discontinuing support for their 2003 and 2007 versions of Office and has rolled out Office 2016 for Windows. ITS will soon be offering Microsoft Office 2016 as the preferred supported version for all Microsoft Office programs, including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and all other Office programs. This update will affect both Mac and Windows devices. Mac […]

Multi-Factor Authentication Coming to Northeastern Accounts

Northeastern is taking greater steps to ensure all of our faculty, staff and students are even better protected when accessing your university accounts online. Over the next few months, the university will be rolling out a new online security feature called Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). This service is intended to better protect you and your personal information. […]