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 - 10 pm on 12/17/2014|
|Article # 111 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2014-12-17 16:54:43|
|Hardware maintenance will occur on the file servers tonight starting at 10 pm, and will take between 1 and 4 hours. During this time the S-Drive and the U-Drive will NOT be available. Please check this article for status updates. Thanks. ===== Done. 12:50 AM|
|P&A Exchange server maintenance today|
|Article # 110 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2014-12-11 11:15:55|
|Patches and updates will be applied to the PHY-AST Exchange servers today starting at ~11:30 AM. There will be NO email downtime. For those of you with PHY-AST email accounts, if your email client reports “server connection lost”, simply retry what you’re doing and you will be able to instantly reconnect. For those of you who forward email from the PHY-AST servers, you will notice no interruption. Please check this article for status updates. Thanks. ===== Done - 4:46 pm.|
|P&A File Server Maintenance - Thursday 12/11/14 - 5:45 am|
|Article # 109 - Posted by Esther Reed on 2014-12-10 16:38:47|
|On Thursday, December 11, patches and updates will be applied to the Windows PHY-AST file servers (S-Drive and U-Drive) starting at 5:45 AM ET. This should be done by 7 AM ET. Please check this article for the status. Thanks. =========== Done; 6:58 am.|
|Phishing E-mail message|
|Article # 108 - Posted by George Perkins on 2014-12-02 16:13:40|
An E-mail message claiming to be from "email@example.com"
with a subject line of "Subscribe to Our Email Newsletter" was
not recognized by our E-mail anti-spam system this afternoon.
It has been reported to the anti-spam system and to MSU
authorities. If you received an E-mail message which fits that
description, please do not click on the "confirm your
subscription" link in it.