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Informs and engages the UNB community on IT developments and news

O365 Mail - Tips and Tricks

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Posted: Feb 22, 2018

Category: General Interest , Tips and Tricks


Join us as tidBiTS continues to share a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account. In the seventh post in our O365 series, we’re taking a closer look at tips and tricks for using O365 Mail. Access your O365 Mail easily O365 Mail can be accessed through the Outlook Web App (the "Email" link in your...

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Connect with colleagues using Skype for Business

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Posted: Feb 9, 2018

Category: Tips and Tricks , General Interest


Join tidBiTS as we continue to share a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account.  In the sixth post in our O365 series, we’re taking a closer look at Skype for Business. What is Skype for Business? Skype for Business (previously known as Microsoft Lync) is a communication tool you can use...

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Management Briefing - EDUCAUSE Top Ten IT Issues 2018

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Posted: Feb 9, 2018

Category: Management Briefings , General Interest


Background EDUCAUSE is an international organization devoted to research and support of technology in higher education. For many years an expert panel of CIOs, researchers, and industry leaders has been convened annually by EDUCAUSE to examine technology issues, and to come up with a list of ten that have emerged as important to a very broad range of higher-ed users and practitioners. ITS...

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A Brief Introduction to SharePoint

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Posted: Jan 23, 2018

Category: Tips and Tricks , General Interest


Join us as tidBiTS continues to share a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account.  In our fifth post in this series, we’re taking a closer look at using SharePoint. What is SharePoint? SharePoint is a collaboration platform accessible through your internet browser. In general, a SharePoint...

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Using O365 Groups

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Posted: Jan 5, 2018

Category: Tips and Tricks , General Interest


Join us as tidBiTS continues to share a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account. In our fourth post in this series, we’re taking a look at using O365 Groups. What are O365 Groups? O365 Groups are a collaboration tool that provides a space for you and the people you choose to add as group...

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Using Web Apps in O365

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Posted: Dec 13, 2017

Category: General Interest , Tips and Tricks


In the coming weeks, tidBiTS will be sharing a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account. In our third post in this series, we’re taking a look at using Office 365 web apps. What are the Office 365 web apps? The O365 web apps (also called “Office Online”) are online versions of...

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Syncing your OneDrive

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Posted: Dec 1, 2017

Category: Tips and Tricks , General Interest


In the coming weeks, tidBiTS will be sharing a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account. In our second post in this series, we’re taking a look at syncing your OneDrive account. (Missed our first post? Check it out). Why should I sync my OneDrive? When your OneDrive is synced to your...

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Getting started with your Office 365 OneDrive

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Posted: Nov 15, 2017

Category: General Interest , Tips and Tricks


In the coming weeks, tidBiTS will be sharing a series of posts about the many tools and services available to faculty, staff and students through your UNB Office 365 (O365) account.  To kick things off, we’re giving you the inside scoop on OneDrive.  What is OneDrive? OneDrive is an easy-to-access file storage service built into Office 365. Saving your files in your...

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Tips to protect your accounts from data breaches

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Posted: Oct 30, 2017

Category: Tips and Tricks , IT Security , General Interest


It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Take some extra steps this October to protect your accounts and information from falling into the wrong hands. Minimize your risk of having your personal accounts compromised in a data breach: Use strong passwords for all your accounts. Limit your exposure by disabling any accounts you don't use or need anymore. Subscribe to a free service...

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Boost your social media safety for Cyber Security Awareness Month

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Posted: Oct 25, 2017

Category: General Interest , Tips and Tricks , IT Security


It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Take some extra steps this October to protect yourself online. Social media is a great way to connect with family and friends, but your contacts may not be the only ones perusing your profiles - hackers often browse social media sites to collect personal information about you to pursue their nefarious work. Here are some tips to help keep your...

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