Fall 2016 Semester Welcome

Notable updates for Fall 2016: Free Faculty Website Migration, Upcoming PantherFILE Retirement, Self-Service Software, Classroom Software Requests, Network Printing Issue, New Antivirus Software for Macs

Free Faculty Website Migration

You’ve probably heard that PantherFILE is going away at the end of 2016. The L&S Web Team is here to help move faculty websites from PantherFILE (or elsewhere) to CampusPress. Yes, Free L&S faculty are the core of the College, and it’s… Read More

Network Printing Issue

Recent Microsoft security updates may impact your ability to add new network printers to L&S PCs. When trying to add a network printer, you may receive the error: “A policy is in effect on your computer which prevents you from connecting to this print queue.”

New OneDrive for Business Client Available!

Microsoft has released new versions of the OneDrive for Business sync client for both Windows and Mac OSX. This new version addresses many of the problems that customers reported with the previous versions of the sync client. Use these instructions… Read More

PantherFile Retirement – Do you need help?

PantherFile will be retired at the end of 2016. Do you have data that you will need help moving to another service? Please let us know by filling out our survey below: PantherFile Retirement Survey Unsure what’s in your PantherFile… Read More

Free Enterprise Storage Available!

L&S faculty members are entitled to 50 gigabytes of free enterprise-class network storage through the uFiles service. Use your free storage to safeguard your most important data and collaborate with others! Additional storage is available at discounted costs to L&S faculty… Read More

PantherFile Retirement Nears

Files and websites on the PantherFile service will be moved to new services as campus IT professionals work to de-provision PantherFile in 2016. L&S IT will assist college employees in moving their individual and group shared PantherFile documents to a… Read More

OS X El Capitan Now Available!

The newest version of OS X is now available through the App Store if you prefer to install it yourself–an AppleID is required. Please note that this method does not include an automatic backup of your data. We recommend that… Read More

Office 2016 for Mac Now Available

Office 2016 for Mac is now available for all L&S-managed Macs through the self-service software application–Microsoft expects to release the corresponding Windows version of Office in late 2015 or early 2016. Office 2016 offers improved stability, better integration with Office… Read More

LSITO’s Arthur Schultz Honored by Chancellor Mone

Earlier this year, L&S IT’s Arthur Schultz was recognized as a Best Place to Work (BP2W) Champion by UWM Chancellor Mark Mone in a small ceremony in Merrill Hall.