Category Archives: Software Updates

Lync Becomes Skype for Business

Beginning in June, SMU faculty and staff who use Microsoft Lync will notice changes, like new notification tones, as Lync clients are upgraded to Skype for Business. What does this mean for current Lync users? If you use Skype to … Continue reading

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Internet Browser Troubleshooting

By Rachel Mulry The IT Help Desk receives reports daily from individuals having trouble using different websites. These reports seem to be growing more and more frequent and functionality within websites seems to be impacted with each browser upgrade. The following … Continue reading

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Firefox 29 Is Here…and Very Different

You may have already noticed that as of today, your Firefox browser looks a bit different than before. That’s because the Mozilla Foundation has now unleashed the latest version of Firefox – version 29 – to the masses. It’s been … Continue reading

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How to fix common Mavericks problems?

This post by Digital Trends highlights some of the common issues and fixes with Mac OS X Mavericks. Get iPhoto working again in Mavericks Fix the slow Time Machine problem and make it run faster Reinstall Java after upgrading to … Continue reading

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Making Windows 8 Feel Like Windows

By Robert Burkett If you bought a new computer in the last 6 months to a year, it probably came with Windows 8 pre-installed. For those who have been using Windows for any length of time, it’s likely been a … Continue reading

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Get to know iOS7

Get to know iOS7: Design changes See what Macworld has to see about iOS7.

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