Computer Security: Steps you can take to protect yourself

08/19/2019 - 16:07

"Scammers, hackers and identity thieves are looking to steal your personal information - and your money. But there are steps you can take to protect yourself, like keeping your computer software up-to-date and giving out your personal information only when you have good reason."... read more

Vidyo at your own desk

08/14/2019 - 10:42

Click the image to download more help on using Vidyo from your own desk.

Handling Groupwise Appointments

08/02/2019 - 11:35

Counter the confusion... Let us explore the differences between:

Decline, Decline with options or Delete a Groupwise Appointment if you are the recipient of the appointment Edit a Groupwise Appointment if you are the creator of the appointment

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Windows 7 end of Life 14 January 2020

07/26/2019 - 14:50

All good things must come to an end, even Windows 7. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7. But you can keep the good times rolling by moving to Windows 10.... read more

Omnibus#3 -IT Actuality

07/08/2019 - 09:18

To view  IT@NWU news coverd in the Omnibus edition please click on the image.

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Omnibus#2 - Teaching with Technology Testimonials

07/05/2019 - 10:02

To view the Teaching with Technology Testimonials coverd in the Omnibus edition please click on the image.

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Omnibus#1 - Diy Services

06/25/2019 - 09:14

 To view the full range of DIY services covered in the Omnibus edition please Click on the image.

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PaperCut Notice

06/13/2019 - 10:15

PaperCut Notice

“Please find attached a list of NWU printers that are PaperCut ready.  Some of these printers may require additional parts that cost more than a new printer.  It is therefore essential that you follow up with your local Service Desk to confirm whether parts are needed. In... read more

Cyber Security #4 - Phishing

06/06/2019 - 09:16

Phishing attacks continue to pose a significant security threat because they are effective—particularly targeted phishing attacks like spear phishing and... read more

Cyber Security #3 - Secure computing with VPN

05/28/2019 - 10:38


Mobile devices have become one of the primary ways we communicate and interact with each other. The power of a computer is now at our fingertips, allowing us to bank, shop, view medical history, attend to work remotely, and communicate virtually anywhere. With all these convenient... read more