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University Email PIN Requirement

Beginning December 21, 2020, all members of our university community will be required to use a 4-digit password (PIN) code on any mobile device that connects to university email. This security feature will help protect users against loss of personal and professional data, including private messages, university-related information and more. For a seamless experience, we encourage […]

Need to do homework but don’t feel like going to a student computing lab? Visit our Remote Labs website!

UMKC’s Remote Labs Numerous University software applications are available for faculty, staff and students to use on the Remote Labs website.  It an excellent resource when you want to work from home or if the labs are busy. It’s easy to connect.  Simply go Remote Labs and click on the yellow Connect Now button.  Use […]

Exchange 2016 Migration

The UM System upgrade to Exchange 2016 will begin on December 20, 2016 (after 5pm).  Once your mailbox has been successfully moved, you may be required to restart Outlook. There will be no cosmetic changes to your Outlook desktop application. However, the Outlook Web Access (OWA) application will change, sporting a new splash page and online interface. […]

Recent “IT Dept” phishing email

This morning we have received many inquiries about an email with the subject line “IT Dept” and which has been widely distributed to UMKC email accounts. This is NOT a legitimate email and can be safely deleted. While it is always fine to ask if you are in doubt about the legitimacy of an email […]

iOS 8 is here!

The recent Apple release of iOS 8 has been tested to work with campus wireless and email services. If you had problems freeing up enough space for the installation, UMKC Information Services recommends connecting your iDevice to a computer and updating through iTunes. This requires only 1 GB free space (as opposed to the 6 […]