Welcome to Web Resources

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. Mar. 21, 2019Replacing current WCMS local developer tool

    What is happening? For licensing reasons, the Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) team will no longer be using, or providing support for, the current VirtualBox-based local development solution.

    What is the impact? If you are currently working on, or are planning to work on any WCMS development, we request that you stop using the current VirtualBox solution.

  2. Mar. 19, 2019WCMS user experience survey

    We need your feedback!

    What is happening? Information Systems & Technology’s (IST) Web Development team is working on the next version of the WCMS (in Drupal 8) and is looking for your feedback to help inform prioritization of future development and enhancements.

  3. Feb. 1, 2019WCMS Forms and Pilots upgrade to v2.7.0 - February 4

    What is happening? WCMS Forms (uwaterloo.ca/forms) and Pilots (pilots.uwaterloo.ca) are being upgraded to WCMS 2.7.0.  Full release notes are available.

    Note regarding WCMS pilot sites: Technical issues were identified during previous upgrades. They have since been resolved and will be applied during the upgrade window below.

    When is this happening? Monday, February 4 from 7:00 p.m. to Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00 a.m. 

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  1. Mar. 26, 2019Intro to PowerPoint [SEW137]

    Microsoft PowerPoint is an electronic program that enables you to create an organized and helpful visual aid for your presentations, or to include additional audio and graphical content for your audience. This course begins by introducing you to the basics many people overlook, important resources, and a hands-on approach to assist you with learning how to create a professional slide show.

  2. Mar. 27, 2019Outlook Tips & Tricks [SEW001]

    Microsoft Exchange (Connect) is the platform used for on-campus email. In this seminar you will learn some helpful tips and tricks to navigate through Outlook 2016. From simple shortcuts to full email templates, you’ll be shown a variety of tools to make email easier.

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  1. Mar. 15, 2019Web Dev Rev wrap-up for March 15, 2019WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week at Web Dev Rev, we looked at new Drupal releases, Firefox Send, and more, then ended the session with "The State of CSS". Click through to read the whole blog post...

  2. Mar. 8, 2019Web Dev Rev wrap-up for March 8, 2019WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week at Web Dev Rev, we looked at the Drupal Community DevOps Survey, an accessibilty analysis of the top 1,000,000 home pages, and more, finished watching a video on "the problem with Paragraphs", and then ended the session with "Entity References Gone Wild". Click through to read the whole blog post...

  3. Mar. 1, 2019Web Dev Rev wrap-up for March 1, 2019WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week at Web Dev Rev, we looked at the update to last week's security advisory, "safe" versions of PHP's functions, and much more, then finished by starting to watch a video on "the problem with Paragraphs". Click through to read the whole blog post...

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