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Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

Find answers to some of the most common technical questions—from how to update to the latest version of the app to how to fix display problems when you have the larger text setting turned on. Continue Reading Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

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IT never sleeps. There’s always news to share. Here’s the latest from our digital campus and beyond.

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New Features and Interface Help Badgers Organize Content on UW-Madison Box

Effective March 17, people who use UW-Madison Box may notice a few user interface enhancements, including a new organization feature called Collections. New Web Interface The new web… Continue Reading New Features and Interface Help Badgers Organize Content on UW-Madison Box

New Director Selected

Mary Evansen Named DoIT Communications Director

Mary served as interim director for the past 2 years after a decades-long career in UW–‍Madison IT communications—one that began at the Academic Computing Center before DoIT was formed. Continue Reading Mary Evansen Named DoIT Communications Director

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Cisco Webex releases new AI Assistant for Webex Meetings

Webex recently announced an exciting new feature, a virtual assistant powered by artificial intelligence called Webex Assistant for Meetings. This virtual assistant feature interacts with you in your… Continue Reading Cisco Webex releases new AI Assistant for Webex Meetings

Endpoint Management

Endpoint Management Project Roadmap

An "endpoint" is a computing device that communicates back and forth with a network, including desktops, laptops, servers, and smartphones. Learn more about this project, critical to reducing threats to university networks. Continue Reading Endpoint Management Project Roadmap

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UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

From outreach to documentation, here is the latest news from the UW–‍Madison Zoom implementation team at DoIT, with support of the Zoom advisory group. Continue Reading UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

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Learn New Tech Skills With Software Training For Students (STS)

Whether you’re looking to boost your resume or pick up new skills for class, STS is an easy way for undergrads and grad students to learn new technology—for FREE! Continue Reading Learn New Tech Skills With Software Training For Students (STS)

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Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

Find answers to some of the most common technical questions—from how to update to the latest version of the app to how to fix display problems when you have the larger text setting turned on. Continue Reading Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

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Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Lois Brooks, unscripted, via Zoom. Fridays, 9:15am. Ask questions, share thoughts. Includes link to video of the most recent Office Hours. Continue Reading Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

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Looking for some gamification to spice up your life?

How does "gamification" make learning fun, while making you feel good? Why is it important and how is it connected to an upcoming campus rollout? Continue Reading Looking for some gamification to spice up your life?

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Help Shape The IT Professionals Conference: Take The Survey

The planning committee wants your voice to help deliver the kind of conference you want to attend. Before March 3, please take the survey about the format and topics for the 2021 virtual conference. Continue Reading Help Shape The IT Professionals Conference: Take The Survey

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4-Step Guide to Supporting Students During COVID-19

In this Salesforce blog post, learn how UW–Madison applied its CRM-powered processes to tackle isolation and quarantine on campus. Continue Reading 4-Step Guide to Supporting Students During COVID-19

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How Important Is Your Safer Badgers QR Code?

We strongly recommend that you save your QR code now. If you don't take this step and then reinstall the app later, you will likely lose your testing history. Learn how to save and retrieve your QR code. Continue Reading How Important Is Your Safer Badgers QR Code?

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