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ECSU-BYOD Registered Device Still Asks for Username and Password When Using Wireless
ITS has developed an online troubleshooting tool to help expedite solutions for those of you that may be currently experiencing issues with WiFi devices that were successfully registered on the ECSU-BYOD WiFi network on or before September 1, 2015. If your previously registered devices are now...
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Missing or Blank Courses in Blackboard
Courses may not appear in a student's Blackboard account until the start date of the course. If the course is still not available after the start date first confirm that you are properly registered and then refer to the following information: Confirm that your professor is using Blackboard....
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Recover a File or Folder Deleted from the Z-Drive
The following instructions require that you log into a Windows computer on the network at Eastern: Go to the start menu and click on Computer. Right-click on the Z-Drive if the file was in the main directory. If the file was in a subfolder, right-click the subfolder. Click Properties. Click...
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Registrars Office
Registrar's Office: Jennifer Huoppi, Registrar John Bazin, Associate Registrar: Scheduling Officer Ellen Gillette, Associate Registrar Mary-Francis Ricks, Assistant Degree Auditor Alvin B. Wood Support Services Center, First Floor (860) 465-5224 http://www1.easternct.edu/registrar/ ...
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Using Panopto Through Blackboard
Each term you have to first configure your Blackboard course to use Panopto and create a link to it from your menu. The following steps show you how to do that. You can do this in your office without a camera. 1. Go into the Blackboard course 2. Scroll your mouse over the plus symbol on the...
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Payment of Tuition and Fee Bills
As with any school or institution, there are many rules and regulations regarding tuition and fees. If you or your family members have questions about any of the following information, please call the Bursar’s Office in the Alvin B. Wood Support Services Center at ext. 55255, or off-campus at...
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Student Z-Drives To Be Retired
Eastern is retiring the current student network file shares, known as the Z: Drive. The new default file storage system will be Microsoft OneDrive for Business. This move will not only provide greater accessibility and more granular recovery, it significantly increases storage for each student by...
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Residence Hall Network Connection Policy
Residence Hall Network Connection Policy The following is a list of rules and regulations established by Connecticut State University governing student connections to the campus computer network from within the Residence Halls. The student will agree to abide by all CSU and ECSU policies...
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Email as an Official Form of Correspondence
Background: Effective August 1, 2009, an email will become an official form of correspondence within Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU). There is an expanding reliance on electronic communication among students, faculty members, and other employees throughout the CSCU motivated...
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Email Quotas and Restrictions
Email Quotas and Restrictions The following restrictions apply to faculty and staff email account: Individual emails cannnot be greater that 35 MB including attachments Blocked file extensions: inf, ink, scf, msp, cpl, msh2xml, msh1xml, mshxml, msh2, msh1, msh, psc2, psc1, ps2xml, ps1xml,...
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Student Discipline History Release Policy
If you are a student or former student: You must provide us with a completed and signed Dean Certification/Disciplinary Release form well in advance of your deadline. Forms will not be completed immediately. Forms will be available for pick-up or mailed (provided you have included a...
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Strange text in Blackboard Learn: @X@artifact_39405_1@X@
Strange characters can appear in any Blackboard Learn tool that starts with @x@artifact followed by a number and then @x@. For example: @X@artifact_39405_1@X@ The behavior may affect some but not all users/students. This is a Known Issue in Blackboard: Creating a Reusable HTML Object in...
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Policy on Alcohol and Drugs
Eastern Connecticut State University Alcohol and Drug Policy
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Blackboard Issues
Blackboard Issues Some people are experiencing an issue with Blackboard mail and other features of Blackboard. These problems are typically related to the Java plugin. Java is specific to individual machines and may or may not be installed on your machine. Can't Log In: Your Blackboard...
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Requesting Software Purchases and Installations in Offices, Computer Labs, and Classrooms
Note: The process below is for faculty and staff to request software purchases for Eastern owned devices. Faculty and staff who wish to obtain software for their personal devices should refer to Article 235: Purchasing Hardware and Software (Home Use). To Request Software Purchases and...
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A List of Sources for Downloadable Materials
The Higher Education Opportunity Act requires that Universities "offer alternatives to illegal downloading". The list of Internet sites (below) from which legitimate copies of music and videos can be downloaded was created by EDUCAUSE. It may not include all sources of legal copies of these types...
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Securing Sensitive Information: Management of Portable Media devices and Sensitive Documents
Securing Sensitive Information Management of Portable Media Devices and Sensitive Documents Overview: The University must take every reasonable precaution to secure both sensitive personal data and paper records, under federal and state law. Threats to the security of sensitive items come in...
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VPN Login for Students
VPN Login for Students The ECSU VPN server is a device that creates a Virtual Private Network between your home computer and the Eastern campus. With a VPN connection, you may send files back and forth via the Internet without anyone eavesdropping. IMPORTANT: Your username must be typed as...
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Creating VPN Bookmarks
IMPORTANT: Only the departments using the ITS Storage Area Network (SAN) have pre-created shortcuts in the VPN. Separate departmental servers such as facilities do not have shortcuts in the VPN. If you do not see your departmental sever you must create your own shortcut. The path to the share must...
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VPN Login for Faculty and Staff
The ECSU VPN server is a device that creates a Virtual Private Network between your home computer and the Eastern campus. With a VPN connection, you may access files on your Z-drive via the Internet or remote control your office computer from home. IMPORTANT: Only the departments using the ITS...
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Cable Tv User Guide
ECSU Cable TV Service: In 2014, Eastern's Charter Communications cable TV service was changed from an analog to an all-digital signal. This new service, which is free to students living in Eastern residence halls includes an expanded channel lineup with many high-definition (HD) channels, four...
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BOR Policy on Sexual Misconduct Reporting, Support Services and Processes Policy
Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence Policy
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Academic Standards and Procedures
It is the University’s official policy that the responsibility for fulfilling graduation requirements and complying with Eastern’s academic policies rests with the student. Students must know what the graduation requirements are and complete them in a timely fashion. A student’s degree...
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Policy on Academic Misconduct
At Eastern Connecticut State University, we value personal integrity as fundamental to our interactions with each other. We place special weight on academic honesty in all of our intellectual pursuits because it is a value fundamental to academic life and scholarly practice. All members of the...
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Using E-Web: Online Services for Faculty
Using E-Web: Online Services for Faculty
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