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Web Resources is intended to be a “hub” for website maintainers at Waterloo. Request a website. Stay informed by joining the UWweb mailing list. And, don’t forget to familiarize yourself with the campus-wide web guidelines and policies that pertain to your site.

  1. Oct. 17, 2017SharePoint maintenance – October 26

    What is happening? As part of the regular maintenance of IST services, updates will be applied to SharePoint servers. These updates will impact both and services.

    When is this happening? Thursday, October 26 from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Friday, October 27.

  2. Oct. 2, 2017WCMS server maintenance – October 2

    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.

  3. Aug. 31, 2017WCMS deadline, switch to responsive design - September 5

    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.

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  1. Nov. 29, 2017WCAG 2.0 Primer [Webinar]

    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.

  2. Nov. 29, 2017SharePoint for Windows/Office [SEW090]

    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

  3. Dec. 6, 2017WCMS for Content Maintainers [SEW099]

    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.

    Pre-requisite: None

    Instructors: Andrea Jennings, WCMS Training & Support, Information Systems & Technology

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