Friday afternoon update – network maintenance

Further work posponed until at least 12th Week (13th July onwards) Dear all, Firstly I would like to apologies to all for the network going up and down most of the morning. Following some unexpected issues discovered during this morning’s work, I have now postponed the final set of work that needs to be carried …

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Thursday evening update – network maintenance

Planned wired network upgrade, June 8th through to June 12th 16th Dear all, Work is progressing across college, but some works will now be completed next week, this version of the plan shows where we have got to and where we have moved work highlighted with a red background. We have managed to keep each …

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Wedesday PM update – network maintenance

Planned wired network upgrade, June 8th through to June 12th Work is progressing across college, but to prioritise students living in the engineers have fallen behind slightly, this version of the plan shows where we have got to and where we have moved work highlighted with a red background. We have managed to keep each …

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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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