eduroam – quick guide

First connect to the Internet by signing into The Cloud or using your own mobile data, then go to https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/ to register for a Remote Access Account. PLEASE NOTE: If you have an Android device install the eduroamCAT tool from the ‘Google Plan Store’ before continuing. On the device you want to connect go to …

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Removing old or problematic versions of Microsoft Office

Here are some tools that can help you remove an old version of Microsoft Office if you are having issues trying to install the new Office 365 Licence Removal Tool (LRT) http://aka.ms/LRT Office cleanup tool (OffScrub) https://support.office.com/en-gb/article/uninstall-office-from-a-pc-9dd49b83-264a-477a-8fcc-2fdf5dbf61d8 Access work or school Click the windows button > your login picture > change account settings > access …

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Networks @ Somerville 2019-20

A quick introduction/reminder of what each network at Somerville College is capable of for the start of term. This might get rather technical so a quick summary: The SOMERVILLE wireless network has more bandwidth available than EDUROAM or The Cloud combined. The SOMERVILLE network does not limit bandwidth per device or per user. EDUROAM has …

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Problems connecting to Nexus365?

Older versions of TLS will no longer connect to Nexus365 after October 2018 Microsoft have announced that from the end of October 2018 they will only accept TLS 1.2 connections – support for older versions of TLS will no longer be accepted. In order to connect securely to Nexus365 you will need a modern web …

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Lynda.com available to Oxford University members

SUMMARY Members of the Universiy of Oxford have FREE access, ANYTIME and ANYWHERE to a large on-line library of video-based courses, supported by transcripts and practical exercises. The courses are engaging, can be dipped into or watched in their entirety, and are perfect for developing your IT skills in support of your studies and future …

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Download Microsoft Office 365 Apps via Nexus365

PLEASE NOTE The download of Microsoft Office is based on University Card status – check your University service entitlement here: https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/iam/registration/service_entitlements   NB – Unfortunately, the University is unable to provide licences for any Microsoft products to staff and academics with University Card status “Retired”.   If you are entitled to a Microsoft licence then …

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Another term another email phishing attack

Dear all, We are receiving and seeing a lot of reports of a new email phishing attempt against the staff and students of the College and likely the University. This email, and many like it should be immediately deleted, please do not open the attachment, reply or click on any links: If you believe you …

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Networks @ Somerville 2018-19

A quick introduction/reminder of what each network at Somerville College is capable of for the start of term. This might get rather technical so a quick summary: The SOMERVILLE wireless network has more bandwidth available than EDUROAM or The Cloud combined. The SOMERVILLE network does not limit bandwidth per device or per user. EDUROAM has …

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