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As a result of the year-long project to migrate GroupWise email to Outlook, GroupWise access will be turned off at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 7. If you still use GroupWise for any purpose, contact the DoIT Helpdesk at (815) 753-8100 to find a different solution. As a precaution, although it will no longer be possible...
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The migration from GroupWise email and calendaring to Outlook has begun. NIU’s Division of Information Technology (DoIT) and some early adopters have already migrated, totaling about 350 mailboxes so far. By the end of 2014, more than 1,500 accounts will have converted to Outlook, including Housing and Dining, the Office of the Provost, the Office...
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Information Technology Services provides retirees with continuing access to computing services at NIU. AccountID Your AccountID expires 210 days after your retirement date or Feb. 2, 2015, whichever comes later. Your AccountID gives you access to MyNIU for your W-2. Are you coming back to work at NIU? Fill out a request to extend your primary...
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NIU GroupWise users must exercise caution today. An email phishing scam with the subject line “Message Northern Illinois University” is showing up in many mailboxes. DO NOT CLICK ON THAT LINK. It is an attempt to get your credentials. Those users who have clicked on the link should contact the ITS Help Desk at (815)...
MyNIU is getting a new look! The MyNIU portal has been in beta testing since May of this year and is now ready for prime time. In early January 2012, users who visit myniu.niu.edu will be prompted to log into the new MyNIU portal. Previously, the name “MyNIU” had only been linked to the NIU...
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A current phishing email is asking NIU GroupWise users for their email addresses, user names, passwords and birth dates. Do NOT reply to this email. NIU will NEVER ask you for your password. If you replied to this e-mail, call the Helpdesk at (815) 753-8100. Do NOT forward to [email protected] Abuse has an adequate number...
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Mobility Connector, a product designed to support GroupWise on many popular mobile devices such as Android, iPhone, Palm and Windows Mobile, is coming soon. After synchronization between a GroupWise mailbox and a mobile device, a user can seamlessly: send and receive messages and appointments, including attachments reply, forward and delete items accept or decline appointments synchronize new...
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Two primary updates have been made to the University Electronic Mail (e-mail) policy. The first is a formalization of existing practices concerning the use of GroupWise as the official university e-mail communication mechanism. All official university correspondence, including but not limited to messages from the president, policy information, employment and benefit notifications, is electronically distributed through...
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Effective at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, GroupWise will requires users to input their NIU network passwords. Users no longer can set unique passwords to access their accounts. For best results, users should shut down GroupWise and Notify on Wednesday. Then, users should restart GroupWise using their network passwords to log in. For password issues, call the ITS Helpdesk at...
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Information Technology Services will make changes Wednesday, Oct. 6, to GroupWise. Version 7 of GroupWise will no longer function. A download of Version 8 is available. New requirements for passwords will be put in place.