From UNCG ITS: Due to an unanticipated number of Zoom meetings, UNCG is close to exceeding our allotted Zoom cloud storage. Consequently, Information Technology Services (ITS) will delete all Zoom cloud recordings that were created prior to September 1, 2020. The deletion will occur on Friday, December 11, 2020, and will ensure that Zoom cloud […]

UNCG ITS has posted a knowledge base article that outlines best practices for online assessments. As you transition to online assessment for the Fall 2020 semester end, this information may be useful during your preparation. The article outlines the following areas: Choose a quiz format Maintain exam integrity Schedule exam and set a time limit […]

Canvas Studio is a communication tool that allows instructors and students to actively collaborate through video and audio media. While Canvas Studio content can be shared with students and also used by students to submit assignments within Canvas, media created or uploaded to Canvas Studio can also be shared publicly among UNCG users and even […]

Adobe will cease to support or release any further update to their Flash media player beginning December 31, 2020. If you have Adobe Flash installed on your UNCG-provided workstation, ITS and Adobe are suggesting that Flash should be uninstalled. For instructions describing how to uninstall Flash please refer to the manual uninstall instructions for MacOS and […]

A reservation form for the Production Suite located at 1100 West Market Street is now available. The Production Studio includes three state-of-the-art production suites. Learn more on their website. A one-button video recording studio in which faculty plug in a USB flash drive, press record, talk to the camera, and then walk away with a video file […]

There is still time for faculty and graduate students to sign up for two Research & Application webinars with University Libraries: November 9th at 11am “Free Data Visualization Tools for Your Research Toolbelt” by Jo Klein, GIS & Data Visualization Librarian November 10th at 11am “What we talk about when we talk about algorithms” by […]

GoLinks is the official URL shortener at UNCG. URL shorteners allow a user to create smaller, customizable links that are easier to read and can provide a link that is descriptive in nature to display the intended target. Shortening a Link Shorten this link To This Note how the shortened link was customized to provide […]

Adding eReserves to your Canvas course is a relatively simple process but does require some use of the raw html editor </> in Canvas. When requesting eReserves from the Library, your library liaison will store the eReserve files in the Box cloud service and then provide a code snippet for embedding in Canvas. Adding the […]

File storage quota is limited in Canvas. For this reason students and faculty often encounter issues storing large presentations, audio, video, and other multimedia files. To solve this problem, students and faculty may use one of the cloud storage options offered by UNCG ITS. Google Drive Solutions OneDrive Solutions Panopto Solutions Zoom Solutions YouTube Solutions […]

What is Cross-listing in Canvas? Cross-listing allows you to move section enrollments from individual courses and combine them into one course. This feature is helpful for instructors who teach several sections of the same course and only want to manage course data in one location. Instructors can create assignments/assessments for individual sections or all sections […]