Author Archives: Antony Stergiopoulos

Outlook Web Apps retirement

Microsoft has announced that it will be retiring the Outlook Web Apps (OWA) on mobile devices from 15th May 2018. Microsoft’s suggestion is to download and install the ‘Outlook for iOS’ or ‘Outlook for Android’ app which offers enhanced email … Continue reading

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May Day holiday – Access to Buildings

From Friday 4th May at 17:00 hours, all access controlled areas and PC classrooms (including the 24 hour PC classrooms) will be locked. ID cards will be required to gain access throughout this period. On Tuesday 8th May, operations will … Continue reading

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Be in with a chance to win free hot drinks for a month

IT Services would love to hear your ideas on how you think they can improve their service. Tell them by submitting your suggestions online at: https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/itservicedesk/suggestions/ As a thank you, you will be entered into their prize draw to win … Continue reading

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Contact the IT Service Desk via Skype for Business

From Monday 19th March, University staff and students will be able to contact the IT Service Desk via the Skype for Business instant messaging service. Search for ‘IT Service Desk’ via your Skype for Business account. This service will operate … Continue reading

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Skype for Business

As you have been made aware by the Proctor, Skype for Business is now available to students. You can use it in all student PCs across the University as well as personal devices. More information on how to use it … Continue reading

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Contacting IT Services

Prior to logging a call with the IT Service Desk, it’s worth doing some quick checks before contacting us. If you’re having problems accessing a service, we recommend that you: Go to the IT Service Status web page to check … Continue reading

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Staying Safe Online

A security reminder which we hope will help protect you, your colleagues and the University. Universities are particularly appealing targets for hackers and phishing attempts designed to steal personal data and passwords, particularly because of the sheer number of personal … Continue reading

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IT Service Desk opening hours on 19th December 2017

The IT Service Desk (IT help point in the Main Library and back office) will close at 13:50 on Tuesday 19th December 2017. If you need to log a call, please use the IT Self Service portal and we will get back to you from Wednesday … Continue reading

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Be in with a chance to win free hot drinks for a month

IT Services would love to hear your ideas on how you think they can improve their service. Tell them by submitting your suggestions online at: https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/itservicedesk/suggestions/ As a thank you, you will be entered into their prize draw to win … Continue reading

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Student use of PCs at busy periods

A reminder that computer facilities in classrooms and open access areas are provided for your course-related work. During this busy period, priority must always be given to those who need a PC to carry out their studies and revise for exams. During revision … Continue reading

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