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Weekly Computer Updates

Weekly Computer Updates

To ensure FIT office and lab computers are secured, IT is requesting that users log off when they leave on Friday’s, but leave their computers powered on.  Monitors can be powered down.  During the weekend patch cycle, computers will be rebooted, so users are cautioned to close applications prior to leaving for the weekend. Thank you […]

October 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Open Lab Hours for Yom Kippur

Open Lab Hours for Yom Kippur

In recognition of Yom Kippur no evening classes will be held on Friday (10/3) and the college will be closed on Saturday (10/4). In recognition of the holiday the Open Computer Lab hours will be: Friday (10/3) – Closing early at 11PM Saturday (10/4) – Closed all day Re-opens Sunday (10/5) – 9AM and normal […]

October 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Rosh Hashanah IT Hours

Rosh Hashanah IT Hours

In recognition of Rosh Hashanah no evening classes will be held on Wednesday (9/24) and the college will be closed on Thursday (9/25) and Friday (9/26). 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 […]

September 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Message from the CIO: Dorm Wireless

Message from the CIO: Dorm Wireless

We continue to troubleshoot issues with the dorm wireless.  I understand many of the issues have been resolved and students are experiencing a better wireless experience. While troubleshooting continues it is imperative that students don’t unplug the wireless access points that may be located in their rooms or nearby hallways.  The entire wireless infrastructure is […]

September 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Labor Day Holiday Lab Hours

Labor Day Holiday Lab Hours

In honor of the Labor Day holiday, there will be a special lab schedule for rooms CC15 and CC15a. Saturday and Sunday, August 29th and 30th, the labs will close at 10 pm. Monday, September 1st, the labs will be closed all day. Tuesday, September 2nd, the labs will reopen at 8am. Have a safe […]

August 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Labor Day Weekend IT Hours

Labor Day Weekend IT Hours

The first Monday in September we celebrate Labor Day, a national tribute to the labor movement and a time to reflect on how workers contribute to our country. We hope you all enjoy the day off after, what we hope was a wonderful first week of classes. As a reminder, when the college is closed […]

August 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
WiFi in 27th Street Dorms

WiFi in 27th Street Dorms

During the summer, IT began a major project to improve wireless capabilities within the 27th Street dorms. Much of the work is complete, but there are still tasks and some problems that need resolution. A combination of IT staff and contractors are working as fast as possible to resolve the problems dorm residents have communicated […]

August 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
1000 page views so far today

1000 page views so far today

We would like to thank all of you who have visited our new IT site, it.fitnyc.edu. Just today we had over 1,000 page views with the majority of visits hitting our FAQ instructions, how to sign up for your free Lynda.com account offered through FIT, and contacting our TechHelp customer service group.  Our new site has only […]

August 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Welcome Kaufman Hall Residents

Welcome Kaufman Hall Residents

The IT Department extends a warm welcome to all the new and returning students moving into Kaufman Hall this weekend. We recommend exploring our FAQs on how to connect to the internet and other common move-in TechHelp questions at it.fitnyc.edu/faqs before you arrive. In case you need extra help we will have technicians available during move-in to […]

August 22, 2014 | By | Reply More