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New Online Directory

New Online Directory

On Tuesday, March 24th the IT Department will be deploying the New Online Directory. The New Online Directory will replace the current one found in MyFIT under Web Resources. You will also be able to access the New Online Directory directly at https://directory.fitnyc.edu, you can sign in with your FIT Username and Password or click […]

March 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Interactive Games at The IT Crowd Presents: The Power of Play

Interactive Games at The IT Crowd Presents: The Power of Play

The IT Crowds (aka the Information Technology Departments) first ever student event celebrating technology is just days away. We have partnered 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 a sneak peek of what you will […]

March 13, 2015 | By | Reply More
Closing today, March 5 at 4PM

Closing today, March 5 at 4PM

Due to the winter storm, the college will close today, Thursday, March 5 at 4 pm. Classes in session at 4 pm today must release students at that time. All classes and activities scheduled to begin after that time, including this evening, are cancelled. The Faculty and Staff Dining Room closing at 1:30PM Open Computer Labs closing […]

March 5, 2015 | By | Reply More
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
Excel Charts and Using reddit

Excel Charts and Using reddit

Lynda.com creates and updates thousands of training videos on an on-going basis. All current students, staff, and faculty have access to Lynda.com for free through FIT. Please see our getting started guide to Lynda.com for FIT to set up your account today. This week there are 2 new courses that you might want to explore: […]

February 25, 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
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
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