Welcome to Web Resources
- Oct. 17, 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? Thursday, October 26 from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Friday, October 27.
- Oct. 2, 2017
What is happening? The servers that host WCMS production and pilot sites are being patched and will require a reboot as a result of this maintenance.
- Aug. 31, 2017
What is happening? All English language WCMS sites that are in the deprecated (legacy) non-responsive design will be switched to the responsive design. French and Chinese language sites will also be switched to the responsive design unless you contact us before the deadline.
- Nov. 29, 2017
In partnership with the Ontario government’s Accessibility Centre of Excellence (ACOE), the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario is pleased to offer the following course at no cost to help you to understand how to make your website and content accessible.
This workshop offers an overview of web accessibility, WCAG2.0, relevant legislations (AODA/IASR), and their compliance schedule.
- Nov. 29, 2017
This general course provides an overview of using SharePoint on a Windows desktop. This hands-on course will focus on integrating SharePoint with Windows 7 and Office 2016 with a number of tips and tricks to make accessing files stored on SharePoint easier.
Pre-requisite: Experience with SharePoint and familiarity with MS Office.
Instructor: Stephen Markan, Information Systems & Technology
- Dec. 6, 2017
This hands-on course for content maintainers will provide an overview of the main features of the Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) including creating new content, editing content, uploading and adding images and documents, submitting drafts for review, reviewing drafts, publishing and managing content. Please note: two half-day course.
Instructors: Andrea Jennings, WCMS Training & Support, Information Systems & Technology
- Nov. 17, 2017
This week's Web Dev Rev notes: Drupal 8 gets a new committer; Drupal Europe looks at defining a conference model; updates on Drupal's layout initiative and media initiative; Acquia gets a new CEO; URL changes on Drupal.org; Web Developer for Firefox Quantum is now live; and finally, how to put your styles into the editor in Drupal 8.
- Nov. 10, 2017
At this week's Web Dev Rev, we looked at a short list of things: designing tables to be read, not looked at; using CKEditor plugins in Drupal 8; watching Chrome Dev Summit videos so you don't have to; the idea of a "country" input type; and finally, the story of CSS grid from its creators.
- Nov. 3, 2017
At this week's Web Dev Rev, we looked at a short list of things: the Drupal 8 modules Twitter feed; Drupal's upgrade path and the product approach; Lullabot's effective communication series, part 1 and part 2; the Flexbox Zombies learning game; and the ultimate guide to alt text.