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IT service alerts

Up-to-the-minute system announcements about University IT services.

Friday 25th April - Planned Maintenance

07:00-07:30 will be unavailable for 10 minutes at the start of this time slot.

08:30-09:00 SOME IT SERVICES may pause briefly for around 20 seconds due to network maintenance. Please retry if this happens.

Tuesday 29th April - Planned Maintenance

08:00-10:00 and will be unavailable for up to 1 minute and 'at risk' for a further 15 minutes.

08:00-10:00 Legacy Admissions System unavailable due to maintenance.

11:00-16:00 NETWORK in Darwin houses, J, M, N and Q blocks and Boddenden may experience 10 minutes loss of network per user, due to maintenance.

Thursday 8th May - Planned Maintenance

07:30-09:00 STUDENT DATA SYSTEM unavailable due to system work.


Web of Science & Web of Knowledge both have a problem currently, that makes it crash in Internet Explorer when used on campus PCs.

Turning off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer (this may break other sites, but the risk is low) as follows fixes the issue, and we are working on a long term solution:

Tools > Compatibility view settings > untick the box that says "Display intranet sites in Compatibility View" > apply changes

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