Archive for 2010

Forgotten Print Jobs Save Paper!

Last year Gustavus implemented its print accounting system. Within the system, users go to to release their print jobs after they have clicked “Print” on their computer. Gustavus chose this two-step process because many of the wasted paper we found were left on printers were prints that people forgot to pickup or prints they […]

Technology Helpline Fall Semester Finals Hours

Please stop by Olin or send us an e-mail at with questions! Friday, December 17th: 8:00am – 4:45pm Saturday, December 18th: CLOSED Sunday, December 19th: CLOSED Monday, December 20th: 8:00am – 4:45pm December 21st – 23rd: 8:00am – 4:45pm December 24th – January 2nd: CLOSED January 3rd: 8:00am – 7:00pm

Technology Helpline Thanksgiving Break Hours

Hi all, These are the 2010 Technology Helpline Thanksgiving Break Hours. Even when we are away, you can still send us e-mails and leave voicemails for us. We will respond to your request/concern on Monday, November 29th. Wednesday: 8am – 4:45pm Thursday: Closed Friday: Closed Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed Contact Us: 507-933-6111

Planned Internet Outage – November 24th

Hi all, One of our Internet providers will be performing maintenance on November 24th, 2010 at 12:00 am – 2:00 am. During that time, we will lose our Internet connection. Please plan accordingly. We will also post a reminder on our system status page,, the day before. If you have any questions or concerns, […]

Another Round of Phishing Scams

Many Gustavus users received another round of Phishing attempts yesterday. This attempt was in the form of an email, asking you to follow a link and input your email username and password.  We have blocked access to the site in the message. Please remember that we will never ask you for your password, and neither […]

2010-2011 Gustavus Technology Training Classes

Gustavus Technology Services is pleased to announce the return of free, hands-on, technology training sessions for faculty, staff and students! These training sessions will be in small groups held in the Olin Technology Classroom (Room 124B) beginning at 9:00 am and lasting about an hour. They are aimed at all different skill levels so all […]

Technology Helpline Fall Break Hours

Friday, October 22nd:          8am – 5pm Saturday, October 23rd:       CLOSED Sunday, October 24th:          CLOSED Monday, October 25th:         8am – 5pm Tuesday, October 26th:        8am – 5pm Wednesday, October 27th:   8am – 11pm If you need to contact the Technology Helpline, please call x6111 or e-mail us at

Podcast server down for maintenance on 9/19/10

The podcast server will be down for about two hours on September 19, 2010 starting at 10 PM for beginning semester maintenance. To learn more about the Gustavus podcast server visit:

Purchase Adobe software at a reduced cost!

We are pleased to announce that, once again, Gustavus Students and Faculty can buy Adobe Software at a reduced cost for their personal computers. Please visit: If you have any questions, please contact the Technology Helpline at x6111.

Registering Game/Media Consoles on the Gustavus Network

If you are an owner of an Xbox, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, or Playstation and would like to register it on our network, please visit All you will need is your device’s MAC address. You can find links on how to find the MAC address on the registering a device web page. If you […]