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Windows 10 Warning

Windows 10 Warning

On July 29, 2015, Microsoft will make their newest operating system, Windows 10, available for free to qualifying Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 devices. As with the release of any new operating system the IT Department must test to ensure compatibility with all FIT systems and software to ensure functionality will be […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
10 Things to Know about Windows 10 for FIT

10 Things to Know about Windows 10 for FIT

1. When will Windows 10 be available? Microsoft will be releasing Windows 10 on July 29th, 2015. 2. Is it really free? Yes, for some. Microsoft is making Windows 10 available as free upgrade for qualified Windows  7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 devices. The free upgrade option will be available for one year […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Adobe Apologizes for License Error

Adobe Apologizes for License Error

Adobe released an apology today for the number of institutions that were impacted by a license error. Our teams have already begun the process of re-serializing all campus Creative Cloud applications. If you are still experiencing an Adobe CC application (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) licensing issue on your office machine please contact TechHelp at 212-217-HELP (4357) […]

June 9, 2015 | By | Reply More
Solution for Banner Error: Web Client Version is Too Old

Solution for Banner Error: Web Client Version is Too Old

Some Banner users have reported that the get the message “Fatal error: web client version is too old.” when trying to access the new version of forms in Banner. Our team has created step-by-step instructions to help you correct this error and access the new version. If the steps provided in the instructions do not […]

June 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
Blackboard for Online Courses

Blackboard for Online Courses

All online courses are now on Blackboard. To log into Blackboard you can click on the Blackboard link in MyFIT or log in directly at fitnyc.open.suny.edu with your FIT Username and Password. If you cannot log into Blackboard, please contact TechHelp. If you are new to Blackboard we recommend you watch the video Blackboard Intro for […]

May 26, 2015 | By | Reply More
IT Summer 2015 Hours

IT Summer 2015 Hours

 FIT will be closed for the following eleven (11) Fridays during the summer of 2015: Friday, June 5, 2015 Friday, June 12, 2015 Friday, June 19, 2015 Friday, June 26, 2015 Friday, July 3, 2015 Friday, July 10, 2015 Friday, July 17, 2015 Friday, July 24, 2015 Friday, July 31, 2015 Friday, August 7, 2015 Friday, August […]

May 26, 2015 | By | Reply More
IT Behind the Scenes at the 2015 Commencement Ceremonies

IT Behind the Scenes at the 2015 Commencement Ceremonies

IT performs a lot of jobs that many of the students, staff and faculty are not aware of. One such job is that of recording events for video archival. Today, our video team from the IT Department’s Technology Development Team were at Commencement to record interviews with our 2015 commencement speakers. Great work team and congratulations […]

May 21, 2015 | By | Reply More
Memorial Day IT Hours

Memorial Day IT Hours

FIT will be closed on Monday, May 25th in honor of Memorial 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 […]

May 21, 2015 | By | Reply More
Top 3 Reasons You Don’t See Your Grades Yet

Top 3 Reasons You Don’t See Your Grades Yet

“Why don’t I see my grades yet?” This is a question we receive frequently as the end of the semester approaches. We know how important grades are to you. That is why we wanted to share our involvement in the process. The IT department assists the Registrar with making the links for grades available within […]

May 14, 2015 | By | Reply More
One-on-One Help with Adobe FormsCentral Migration to Google Forms

One-on-One Help with Adobe FormsCentral Migration to Google Forms

We would like to remind you that Adobe has outlined the following timeline for FormsCentral retirement:  Through June 22, 2015 you will have complete access to your FormsCentral account with the ability to collect new data, and access your current data. While you will still be able to create new forms, we ask that you […]

April 24, 2015 | By | Reply More