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Category: News
Last updated: Monday, December 22, 2014 - 3:27pm
Students enrolled in Spring 2015 classes were added to Blackboard Learn course sites on December 22, 2014; however, students will not be able to view their course sites until instructors edit their availability. Blackboard course sites from the
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Monday, December 22, 2014 - 10:24am
Some users may experience intermittent issues with some ACCC services, including ADSM backup service, due to building-wide electrical upgrades being performed in Science & Engineering Laboratories (SEL). For questions, please
Category: News
Last updated: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 1:27pm
Blackboard Learn at UIC will be upgraded on December 19-20, 2014. Find
Category: News
Last updated: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:35am
In an effort to improve email service at UIC, we are making changes to the email routing process currently in place for students. Prior to this change, UIC has allowed the automatic routing of messages sent to
Category: News
Last updated: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:14am
Construction on the front steps of the Benjamin Gold Research Building (BGRC) is scheduled to start on Friday, December 5, 2014 and will continue till Monday, December 8, 2014. Access to the BGRC front doors and the BGRC computer lab
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 4:38pm
The UIC Blackboard Learn service will be unavailable during the normal Blackboard maintenance window on Friday, December 12 from 2:00 AM CST to 6:00 AM CST for maintenance work. During this time, the service will be unavailable
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 3:51pm
The ADSM-2 backup server will be down from 9AM-5PM Monday, December 8 to upgrade the operating system to the latest, most stable, and secure version. You can tell which server you are on in the daily backup results email you receive
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 2:56pm
Over the weekend, the SSL certificate for mail.uic.edu was renewed. At the time of renewal, the certificate encryption was selected to be upgraded from 1024 bit to 2048 bit encryption. While this change had no real effect on modern email
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 10:47pm
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: This notice is to inform you of the following scheduled event: On Friday, December 12, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM, AITS will be
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 9:49am
ACCC is updating its instant messaging system, Jabber, to the current, most stable software version on December 23 from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM. The instant messaging system will be down
Category: News
Last updated: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 9:46am
ACCC will be adding additional capacity to its Exchange email system to improve performance on December 15 from 7:00 PM to midnight. There is no expected downtime during this
Category: News
Last updated: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 4:14pm
The User Services Group of ACCC is now hiring for Spring Semester, 2015. Dates and details can be found at csojob.accc.uic.edu. We are hiring for Helpdesk consultants. Helpdesk consultants will work at the Client Services Office; the
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 9:25am
Users are experiencing issues logging in to Jabber (IM). We are investigating these issues and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option 2. For
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 9:23am
User can not login to ACCC Jabber (Instant Messaging) service. We are investigating this issue and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 9:49am
In an effort to provide a consistent login experience at UIC, we are updating the Blackboard login system to enable single sign-on with other UIC apps. This will allow a seamless transition between UIC apps such as Qualtrics, Google Apps
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 3:26am
Maintenance complete. Of interest to: Eduroam, Guest, and Rockford wireless users Questions
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 11:44pm
PGP Server Upgrade complete. PGP Desktop provides secure encryption for sensitive data on your laptop, PC, or removable media. For more information on this service, please visit
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Monday, December 1, 2014 - 10:31am
Some users may be experiencing network connectivity issues. We are investigating these issues and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option 2. For
Category: News
Last updated: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 3:05pm
ACCC is observing the Thanksgiving holiday. The CSO office will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and will reopen on Friday, November 28. All staffed computer labs will be closed November 27 and 28, however the 24-hour
Category: News
Last updated: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 10:35am
ACCC has started upgrading online tools and applications frequently used by UIC Liaisons and University staff. The first two applications that have been upgraded are the “DNS and Department Lookup" and the “Liaison Updater

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