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Blackboard Authentication Prompts for Office Documents - Office 2013/IE 11 and USW Blackboard

Posted on November 21, 2014

IT Services Department have been made aware that Users with Office 2013,attempting to download and open ‘.x’ Microsoft Office documents (.docx, .pptx etc) when using Internet Explorer 11, and our current version of Blackboard, are being asked for additional server requests for authentication; see image below:

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Great improvements to wifi access — at Glamorgan, UK and worldwide

Posted on July 3, 2012

Do you ever visit other educational organisations? Remember what a nuisance it is to try to access their wifi, with strange passwords that never seem quite to work? Well, thanks to a new service, coming shortly, our staff and students can gain internet access using their university email address and Glamorgan password.

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