Latest News

  • Adobe Acrobat Pro DC

    Expiry of Adobe Acrobat Pro Site Licence

    From 29th September 2016 the University will no longer have a full site licence for staff for Adobe Acrobat Pro. It is being replaced with a named user licence for Adobe Acrobat DC (referred to as ‘Adobe Acrobat Pro DC’) that staff will be given access to on request. The expiring Adobe Acrobat Pro will not be available after 29th September. 

  • Mobile and laptop students

    Moodle Notifications now in Student Portal and iLancaster

    Moodle announcement posts can now be seen in the 'Notifications' section towards the top of of the Student Portal, and can be received as notifications in iLancaster. 

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    Updated Moodle with New Features

    Moodle has been updated. The updated version works and looks the same but new features are available.

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    Important security update for Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus software

    An important security update for Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) has been released.  If you use the University site licensed version of SEP on your desktop or laptop it needs to be updated to version 12.1.6.

  • Box Launch Award

    Lancaster University Box Launch Wins Award!

    The launch of Lancaster University Box recently won the 'Box Launch Award', announced and presented at the Box World Tour London event.

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    Student Education Technology Competition

    Students are invited to submit their ideas for technologies that will improve the learning experience. 

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    How Have We Improved Your IT Experience?

    We've been listening to your feedback, and over the last year we've made a number of changes to improve your IT experience.

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    Windows 10 Rollout

    In the early part of 2017 we will be rolling out Windows 10 (the latest Microsoft operating system) to all University staff supported Windows computers.

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    Don't Lose Your Wi-Fi

    eduroam wi-fi was upgraded on 2nd March.

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    Mahara Improvements

    We've upgraded Mahara to the latest version. The upgrade improves the way Mahara looks and makes it more mobile friendly.