Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Change a Password... Or Two

There are several ways to change your Ferris computing ID (Novell) password, but most Ferris employees also want to synchronize it with their office computer workstation password. In order to synchronize both passwords it must be done before the Novell password expires and from the office computer. The link below provides instructions on how to synchronize both the Novell and Windows 7 workstation passwords.


Written by Jody Gardei

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Software Planning for Summer and Fall

It is hard to believe, but the end of Spring semester is almost here. Now is the time to contact the TAC and start a work order to plan for changing software needs in classrooms and labs. New software requirements take time to process due to licensing, purchasing, installing, and testing. Make sure your classrooms and labs are ready to go by getting your requests in early. 

Written by Jody Gardei

Increase Productivity By 5-10% Using Automation

Want to save time with running WebFOCUS reports and distributing them throughout your department? Take advantage of the WebFOCUS service called Report Caster. Reports

April 2012 Resale Store Promotion

Receive 30% OFF all items at the Computer Equipment Resale store on April 23rd through April 27th, 2012 when you enter the promotion code "Diamond" on the Payment Methods page. Item availability is limited.

Employee Office Moves

If you are planning on changing office locations and need to enter a work order to transfer computer equipment, Human Resources (HR) must be notified before TAC can move the equipment. HR will update the information in Banner and notify the TAC of the office location change. Someone from TAC will contact you to set up a date and time to transfer the equipment.