News archive - January 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Workday login issue - January 31

Please share this message within your department.
 
What is happening? An issue is preventing some new employees from logging into Workday and completing the employee onboarding process.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

WatIAM configuration migration issue - January 30

What is happening? A configuration migration issue in WatIAM is causing employees that only have Workday accounts (no MyHRInfo accounts) from being assigned the ‘HR Employee’ role.  This is causing the email settings of these users from being properly provisioned. IST has resolved this issue for a number of accounts.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Resolved: Undergraduate students with casual employee status in Workday: Temporary re-direction of N: drives - January 29

What is happening? Undergraduate students with casual employee status in Workday recently had their N: drives re-directed to ‘fileu’, instead of ‘files’.
 
When did this issue begin? Between Monday, January 28 at 10:00 p.m. and Tuesday, January 29 at 2:00 a.m.
 
When was this issue resolved? At ~1:20 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29, N: drives for these casual employees were re-directed back to ‘files’.
Monday, January 28, 2019

Grouper has moved - January 28

What is happening? Grouper has moved from https://glenlyon.private.uwaterloo.ca/ to https://grouper.private.uwaterloo.ca/. Users should bookmark the new URL to access Grouper, however the old URL has been redirected.

Questions or concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca or ext. 44357.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Removal of OneNote integration in Microsoft Teams - January 24

What is happening? The OneNote first-party app in Microsoft Teams will be removed as it is an unsupported application for Office 365 Education accounts.

When is this happening?  Thursday, January 24 at 10:00 a.m.

What is the impact to users? Microsoft Teams users will no longer be able to access OneNote from within the Teams application. Removing the OneNote app from Teams will have no impact on the functionality of the stand-alone OneNote program, and no content will be lost.

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