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Scantron form

The new course number format has made obsolete the Scantron forms used for computerized test scoring and student evaluation of teaching.

Direct any questions on replacing the existing forms to computing consultant Mathew Chandler at chandle@uwindsor.ca.

Statistics software and graphs

The University now has authorization codes to update the statistics software SPSS.

The current version is SPSS 25, available for download from the Software Depot. Users of the network version of SPSS will have received an expiry message indicating they are due for an update.

Jan 16th, 2019

Wireless is being upgraded on campus at 6:00AM. There will a brief 15 minute outage during this process. 

laptop screen showing Drupal

A free class Thursday, Jan. 24, will help staff and faculty responsible for maintaining UWindsor websites learn the basics of the Drupal content management system.

Website Basic Training will focus on teaching site editors how to create pages and events, upload graphics and use menus and blocks, says instructor Rob Aitkens, web development team lead in Information Technology Services.

He will also cover University and legislative guidelines for posting content.

The class is required for all employees responsible for maintaining UWindsor websites and is valuable for those with little previous experience with the system, for those upgrading their sites from version 6 to 7, or as a refresher. It will run 1:30 to 4 p.m. in the University Computer Centre’s lower-level classroom. Registration is required through this online form.

IT Services will be performing network maintenance Friday January 18, 2019 from 5:30-7:30am. During this time, Blackboard will be unavailable and access to Internet may be interrupted. Other services may also be affected, such as GoPrint, vending machines and laundry.

If you continue to experience network problems after 8:00am, please contact the IT Service Desk at ext. 4440.