Arts Computing Office home
- The Arts Computing Office (ACO) provides students, faculty, and staff within the Faculty of Arts with computing accounts, computer lab and printing access, technical support, and more!
- General enquiries: ACO administrative extension is x84542
Need computing help?
Need help after hours?
Visit the Davis Centre (DC) Library Information Technology (IT) Service Desk
Call: 519-888-4567 x 31764
- July 24, 2017
The IST security team has received reports that University of Waterloo users are receiving malicious phishing emails impersonating the university’s president, Feridun Hamdullahpur. Be extra cautious of an email that would look similar to the below text:
From: Feridun Hamdullahpur
Subject: Message from Office of the President Feridun Hamdullahpur
Office of the President Feridun Hamdullahpur sent you a secure message, View secure message now.
- July 23, 2017
What is happening? Migration of WCMS production (live) sites to their own dedicated database structure will begin Sunday, July 23. Point of Contacts (POCs) will be notified prior to their site(s) being migrated.
Why is this happening? IST is working to improve the stability of the databases that serve the WCMS.
When is this happening? Between 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m., beginning Sunday, July 23 and continuing on additional nights until all sites are migrated (approximately two weeks).
- July 19, 2017
What is happening? As part of the regular maintenance of IST services, updates will be applied to SharePoint servers. These updates will impact both mySharePoint.uwaterloo.ca and SharePoint.uwaterloo.ca services.
When is this happening? Wednesday, July 19 from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 20.