Frequently Asked Questions
- Special Thunderbird IMAP Settings
Special IMAP settings in Thunderbird help to prevent corrupted attachments resulting from the behavior of certain IMAP servers such as Gmail and instances of MS Exchange Server which have a particular 'shortcut' feature turned on.
- New Login Accounts
How to request a new login account.
- How to set up the lecture room video projectors
This contains a link to an information sheet with steps and diagrams explaining the setup of the video projectors in the large BPS Bldg. lecture halls.
- Finding information on P-A Department Printers
- Changing P-A main web server passwords
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- Change Your Password in Outlook Web App (OWA)
Instructions for changing PHY-AST E-mail account passwords using OWA - updated for Exchange Server 2013.
|P&A File Server Maintenance - Thursday 3/26/15 - 6 am|
|Article # 124 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2015-03-25 09:32:56|
|On Thursday , March 26, I will be doing needed maintenance work on the Windows PHY-AST file servers (S-Drive and U-Drive) starting at 6 AM ET. This should be done by 7 AM ET. Please check this article for the status. Thanks. =========== Done. 7:05 AM.|
|P&A Exchange server maintenance - Mar.18|
|Article # 123 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2015-03-17 16:57:52|
|Server maintenance will be done on the PHY-AST Exchange servers on Wednesday, March 18 starting at 6 am. This should be done by 7 am. For those of you with PHY-AST email accounts, if your OWA or Outlook client reports “server connection lost”, simply retry what you’re doing and you will be able to instantly reconnect. For those of you with clients using IMAP connections, please do not alter your temporary settings at this time. For those of you who forward email from the PHY-AST servers, you will notice no interruption. ===== Done. 7:20 am.|
|Reminder - Two-Factor Authentication for MSU EBS|
|Article # 122 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2015-03-17 09:08:29|
|MSU is in the process of implementing two-factor authentication is underway, impacting all MSU faculty, staff and student employees. More details. Your MSU role (listed on the bottom this URL) dictates when you must start using this process. Central and Supporting Roles are now required to use MSU's two-factor authentication. Here are the dates for the other roles: * High Activity Roles: Implementation on March 23 * Mid-Range Activity Roles: Implementation on March 30 * All other employees: Implementation on April 13 HOW DO I REGISTER? You must register your individual authorization credentials before you can use the new process. User registration will occur during March and April, and you may do this any time starting today. Registration instructions. Site labs providing on-hands help are scheduled during March.|
|P&A File Server Maintenance - Friday 3/13/15 - 6 am|
|Article # 121 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2015-03-12 16:06:02|
|On Friday, March 13, patches and updates will be applied to the Windows PHY-AST file servers (S-Drive and U-Drive) starting at 6 AM ET. This should be done by 7 AM ET. Please check this article for the status. Thanks. =========== Done. 6:55 AM.|