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Special IT Support Hours for Sunday, March 1st

Special IT Support Hours for Sunday, March 1st

On March 1st at 4PM, the Fall Housing Application will become available for all returning degree and non-degree students with 12 or more credit hours. This year priority is given to the earliest housing applicants and housing requests will be processed by Residential Life in the order they are received. In anticipation for the large […]

February 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Mar 1: Possible MyFIT Login Error

Mar 1: Possible MyFIT Login Error

On March 1st at 4PM, the Fall Housing Application will become available for all returning degree and non-degree students with 12 or more credit hours. MyFIT, like other websites, has a limit on the number of log-ins that can occur at the same time. We anticipate the possibility that an error stating “There are too […]

February 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Happy 25th Birthday Photoshop

Happy 25th Birthday Photoshop

25 years ago one of the most influential software programs made it’s debut, Photoshop. At FIT, Photoshop is used across majors by our students, for projects and fun. To celebrate Adobe made a video that shows the power of Photoshop and encourages us to embrace our creativity and “Dream On”. On Jimmy Kimmel Live, he […]

February 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
The IT Crowd Presents: The Power of Play

The IT Crowd Presents: The Power of Play

The IT Crowd (aka the Information Technology Department) is excited to announce that we are curating our first ever student event to celebrate technology. We are partnering with our friends at Gigantic Mechanic and the Come Out & Play Festival to bring interactive games that show the best of game design and technology. Here is […]

February 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Feb 26: Planned Banner Downtime 8AM-9AM

Feb 26: Planned Banner Downtime 8AM-9AM

Banner Self Service will be unavailable from 8am – 9am on Thursday, February 26 for system maintenance.

February 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Update: Retirement of Adobe FormsCentral

Update: Retirement of Adobe FormsCentral

As a reminder, Adobe recently announced the retirement of their FormsCentral product. (Please read Adobe’s End of Support document here.) Adobe has outlined the following timeline for FormsCentral retirement: Until June 22, 2015 you will have complete access to your FormsCentral account. – Please do not create new forms. On June 23, 2015 you will […]

February 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Upgrade to FIT Phone System Coming Soon

Upgrade to FIT Phone System Coming Soon

IT will be performing an upgrade to the FIT phone system in the upcoming weeks. The upgraded system will enable greater security and allow for special features such as voicemail to email, call forwarding, and more. Your extension and your desk phone will not change. Your messages and recorded greetings will remain. The voicemail menu […]

February 12, 2015 | By | Reply More
Feb 11: FIT Windows Machines Requires Reboot

Feb 11: FIT Windows Machines Requires Reboot

A windows update, released late yesterday evening, has stalled on some windows computers in offices, labs, and classrooms.   If you are experiencing this problem please perform a hard reboot; hold down the power button until the machine turns off, then turn it back on.

February 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
President’s Day IT Hours

President’s Day IT Hours

FIT will be closed on Monday, February 16th for President’s Day. As a reminder, when the college is closed the Administrative Offices at FIT are also closed – including the IT Department.  If you have questions while the college is closed, please visit our FAQs at it.fitnyc.edu/faqs. You may also email TechHelp@fitnyc.edu and we will reply […]

February 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
Google Ends Support for Google Apps Connector for Blackberry Enterprise Server

Google Ends Support for Google Apps Connector for Blackberry Enterprise Server

Google will be ending support for the Google Apps Connector for BlackBerry Enterprise Server on March 5, 2015. Please note that we’re now one month away from the end of support date. On March 5, Google will turn off the underlying services and the Google Apps Connector for Blackberry Enterprise Server will no longer sync […]

February 6, 2015 | By | Reply More