Archives: News Items

Archives: News Items

Adobe Acrobat Pro available on WebFAS

Published on January 26, 2018

UIT bulletin: We would like to inform you that Adobe Acrobat 11 Pro is no longer supported by the vendor. UIT will continue to provide availability to the latest release of Adobe Acrobat Pro to faculty and staff via our virtual application delivery service, WebFAS. Starting Monday, January 29th, 2018,...

eduroam Expansion Announcement

Published on March 30, 2017

UIT is pleased to announce that availability of the eduroam Wi-Fi service has been expanded to include: - all buildings at Glendon Campus - the following residence buildings at the Keele campus: Bethune Res, Calumet Res, Founders Res, Pond Road Res, Stong Res, Tatham Hall Res, Vanier Res, Winters Res....

NEW Anti-Virus Software Deployment: Monday April 25th 9:00 AM

Published on April 25, 2016

York University is transitioning from the current Symantec Anti-Virus solution to Trend Micro Anti-Virus. Support for Symantec Anti-Virus will be discontinued as of April 29, 2016.  Other IT groups should be removing Symantec Anti-virus; please contact your local IT support group. UIT managed computers will have the changeover of Anti-Virus...

Central Lotus Notes & MyMail Quota Increases

Published on January 22, 2016

The Central Lotus Notes upgrades and the quota increases for both Lotus Notes and Central Mail (MyMail) users were completed yesterday, Thursday January 21st. Lotus Notes current mail files quota is now 2GB and the Archive mail files quota is 5GB. Central Mail quota is now 7 GB. -- Please...

FREE Microsoft Office 365 software!

Published on September 9, 2015

FREE Microsoft Office 365 software!

Published on September 9, 2015

Classroom Technology Updates

Published on August 18, 2015

Notice of AirYork Service Change: WEDNESDAY AUGUST 5th.

Published on July 17, 2015

To Members of the York University Community: Please be advised that as of Wednesday August 5th, 2015, AirYork will no longer be visible to Wi-Fi devices at any York University location. This means that when you enable Wi-Fi on your mobile device, tablet, laptop, or workstation, AirYork will not appear...

Free Antivirus Software for the York Community

Published on March 27, 2015

**** PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY **** UIT is currently reviewing the vendor agreement with respect to AntiVirus software distribution, for home and personal use. The license expiration prompt currently appearing can be ignored. The new agreement will be announced to the community and the software made available on the software distribution...

A new VPN client - Junos Pulse has replaced Network Connect.

Published on March 26, 2015

A new VPN client Junos Pulse has replaced SSLVPN through Network Connect. Please see setup details . Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services - email: or visit