Both projectors in BA6183 are working again

A new projector lamp module was installed this morning and now both projectors in BA6183 are working again.

Latest version (R2016b) of matlab has been installed on sphere

The latest version (R2016b) of matlab has been installed on sphere.  We have the following toolboxes: Simulink, Bioinformatics, Control, Curve_Fitting, Signal_Blocks, Data_Acq, Image, Instr_Control, Optimization, Distrib_Computing, Signal, SimMechanics, Simscape, Simulink_Control_Design, Stateflow, Statistics, Symbolic, Econometrics, Financial, and PDE.  The Econometrics and Financial toolboxes are older, and there is only one license for the PDE toolbox so please do not hold onto that toolbox unless necessary.

lw2 printer can now print in duplex again

After much back-and-forth with Xerox we were finally shipped the correct replacement part this morning and now the lw2 printer can print in duplex once again.

Update: lw2 printer only prints one-sided (no duplex)

As of this afternoon (on Friday) we were told that the part will arrive on Monday.

lw2 printer only prints one-sided (no duplex)

The Exit Unit on the lw2 printer has broken and that printer can only do one-sided printing (no duplex/two-sided printing).  A replacement for this part was supposed to have arrived this morning, but after calling about this we were told that they were unable to ship it yesterday and that it should arrive tomorrow (Friday).

Server updates on 2017jan11 were successful

The departmental servers appear to be working fine after the updates today.

Serious security incident involving the OneClass Easy Invite Chrome Extension

Do not install the Chrome browser plugin called ‘OneClass Easy Invite’.  It can capture usernames and passwords.

Please see the UofT Portal (https://portal.utoronto.ca/) or http://systemstatus.utoronto.ca for more information.

Please see http://uoft.me/cyberaware for information about UofT’s “Information Security Is Everyone’s Responsibility” campaign.

Server updates on 2016nov23 were successful

The departmental servers appear to be working fine after the updates.

Server updates on 2016oct26 were successful

The departmental servers appear to be working fine after the updates.

Server updates on 2016oct05 were successful

The departmental servers appear to be working fine after the updates.

sphere now has the latest version (11.0.1) of Mathematica.