A farewell to box

We are finally ready to close down our cloud file storage on box. A two year project, somewhat extended by a global pandemic, is now coming to a close. Our box subscription will end on 31st July 2021. After 31st July, you will no longer have access to box. We are now in the final […]

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Introducing Safe Links

protecting you from malicious links in email In summary Safe Links is a Microsoft security feature that checks every link you click in an email for malicious content and blocks access if content is suspicious It changes the URL of the link briefly to direct it through the checking servers. Links are prefixed with https://eur03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/ […]

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Library building re-opening plans

We are working to give you access to our lovely library again, following guidance from the University and the Scottish Government.  Cleaning and installation of protection for staff and students is currently underway.   From next week, W/C 20th July, we will introduce ‘Click and Collect’ – you will be able to make online requests for printed books and come and pick them up […]

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migrating birds

Get ready to migrate team data from box to SharePoint/Teams

Advice for Faculties, Service Areas on how to prepare  This article is also available as a file for download Background The cloud file storage service, Box, will be withdrawn during 2020 following significant changes to the licensing model.   The plan is to for Information Services (IS) to help users migrate team data into SharePoint and individual data (your own files) into OneDrive.  […]

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