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Upcoming Changes to SJC Distribution Lists

Subject: Upcoming Changes to SJC Email Distribution Lists Who it affects: All SJC Employees Details: On April 11th, 2016, San Jacinto College will be moving from manually maintained primary email distribution lists to a new, streamlined automated system. This automation …

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Prevent Outlook from Closing Accidentally

When using Outlook, you might have accidentally closed Outlook by clicking the Close button or the Exit button. If you click on either of these two buttons, Outlook will close immediately without any prompt. When this happens, you’ll have to …

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Giva Service Management Suite

On April 4th, 2016, San Jacinto College will be making the switch from HEAT to Giva. HEAT is the current ITS ticketing system that has been in use at the College for over 10 years. ITS is excited to announce …

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Snipping Tool in Windows 7

Articles, pictures, sections of a document – you name it. Sometimes, the easiest way to save a copy of something is to take a snapshot of your screen. Snipping Tool captures a screen shot of anything on your desktop. You …

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What is Firefox Sync?

Firefox Sync, originally branded Mozilla Weave, is a feature that allows Mozilla Firefox users to partially synchronize bookmarks, browsing history, preferences, and filled forms. If you use Mozilla Firefox and save bookmarks, this feature may be helpful to you as …

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Patch Management

Keeping operating systems and software updated is a task that never ends. Software companies like Microsoft, Adobe, and Oracle typically update their products soon after problems are discovered and the software engineers write new code. Starting December 1st, ITS will …

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Maintenance Affecting Internet Services

Subject: Maintenance Affecting Internet Services Who it affects: All SJC Employees Details: Please be advised, our technicians will be performing maintenance on components of our SJCD Network, beginning Thursday, September 10th at 10:30pm. Due to this maintenance, all inbound and …

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Alert: Phishing Attempt

Subject:                     Alert:  Phishing Attempt Who it affects:         All SJC Employees Details: You may receive phone calls, emails or texts that are scams. Please treat any unsolicited phone calls or emails with skepticism.  When in doubt call the Help Desk. The phishing …

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How to recognize phishing email messages, links, or phone calls

  Safety & Security Center Phishing email messages, websites, and phone calls are designed to steal money. Cybercriminals can do this by installing malicious software on your computer or stealing personal information off of your computer. Cybercriminals also use social …

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Alert: Phishing Attempt

Subject:                     Alert:  Phishing Attempt Who it affects:         All SJC Employees   Details: You may receive phone calls, emails or texts that are scams. Please treat any unsolicited phone calls or emails with skepticism.  When in doubt call the Help Desk. The …

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