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September 2011 


Welcome back UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff!

UW-Eau Claire Campus

In this installment of LTS News . . .

Short Takes Fall 2011
Here's a few snippets to be aware of this Fall:

  • Auto-lock time outs
  • PIN security on mobile devices
  • Software systems working group
  • Accessing your H: drive without VPN
  • H: drive and department share quotas
  • Windows 7 deployment
  • Wireless internet expanded on campus
  • Get your updated UW-Eau Claire Outlook "Holidays"


Are Your Adobe Acrobat Forms Legal?
Do you use Adobe Acrobat Professional to create forms? Read more to understand the illegality of saving data within a form.

Classroom Updates
UW-Eau Claire classroom computing facilities underwent a significant facelift this summer. Find out about the campus wide switch to digital!

Learning Technology Updates
There is always new technology for teaching. Check out Learning Technology Consultant April Pierson's tips for sharing videos, teaching wirelessly, and using blogs in the class curriculum.

LTS Status Announcements
Are you in the know? Read about your options for getting LTS Status Announcement updates.

Mobile Computing Initiatives
If you have a smart phone, tablet, laptop, or netbook, you'll soon be able to connect to UW-Eau Claire Mobile for access to the McIntyre library collection, MyBlugold CampS, maps, and more!

Phone Updates
Do you need to add a phone line or assign a voicemail to your IP phone? Read more to find out how, and who to contact with questions.

Video Projects and Tips
If you have a video project for your students, find out how to get started with a few tips from BITS.

Windows Lab Virtualization
Students and staff can now use general access lab Windows software from almost anywhere! Read about our Windows Lab Virtualization pilot to see how you can get to software without going to the lab.

Windows Lync Instant Messaging & More
Read about how to download Microsoft Lync 2010 for instant messaging, and for all your file and desktop sharing needs.