University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Tech resources for working & learning remotely

Check out this growing list of university resources about Smart Restart, COVID‑19 and technology. Continue Reading Tech resources for working & learning remotely

IT Service Advisory

All core IT services will remain fully operational during this time of working remotely. Some services will continue in a limited fashion for the duration of the current circumstances. Get service advisory details here.

News

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

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Zoom is coming to UW–‍Madison, fall semester 2020

UW–‍Madison is working toward site licensing Zoom to provide our campus community with a secure, supported version of the popular web conferencing tool. Continue Reading Zoom is coming to UW–‍Madison, fall semester 2020

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These guides will help students navigate university tech

For a new student, the technology requirements, tools and processes at UW–‍Madison can be a bit overwhelming. These guides can help. Continue Reading These guides will help students navigate university tech

DUO Multi-Factor Authentication

New students must enroll in multi-factor authentication before Sept 16!

Don’t be tricked by procrastination! MFA-Duo is a treat once you know how to use it, even if your phone has issues. Continue Reading New students must enroll in multi-factor authentication before Sept 16!

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Webex updates make your life easier

As of Aug 4, Webex has added a number of advanced features to improve the way we work. Continue Reading Webex updates make your life easier

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End your password struggles with LastPass Enterprise

LastPass Enterprise is a password manager that eliminates the need for you to remember multiple usernames and passwords.
Continue Reading End your password struggles with LastPass Enterprise

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How to clean your computer

What should you be using to clean your computer? Here’s how to keep your tech gear looking new. Continue Reading How to clean your computer

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Top 6 Help Desk KnowledgeBase searches

Having trouble with technology? Check out these top KnowledgeBase searches to see if the answer you need is there. Continue Reading Top 6 Help Desk KnowledgeBase searches

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New Office 365 feature: daily ‘Briefing’ email from Cortana

This daily email summarizes upcoming meetings and outstanding tasks so you’re prepared for the day ahead. Continue Reading New Office 365 feature: daily ‘Briefing’ email from Cortana

DUO Multi-Factor Authentication

Remind new students to enroll in multi-factor authentication (MFA-Duo)

All new students must enroll in MFA-Duo by Sep 16 in order to access their UW–‍Madison email, MyUW or Canvas. Continue Reading Remind new students to enroll in multi-factor authentication (MFA-Duo)

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Register for Cybersecurity Forward virtual presentations

Free online presentations begin run through Oct 7. Wednesdays, noon-1pm. Learn more and register. Continue Reading Register for Cybersecurity Forward virtual presentations

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The colors of cybersecurity

Perspectives from Chief Information Security Officer Bob Turner: Let’s make the change and toss the old terms and invite new, accurate and non-offensive ways to express who we are and what we do. Continue Reading The colors of cybersecurity

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