Pitt Printing

Students can send print jobs from any location to Pitt Print stations located throughout campus.

November Microsoft Security Bulletins

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 16:30
Microsoft Corporation has announced six new critical security vulnerabilities affecting Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and Adobe Flash Player. CSSD recommends that users immediately identify and install the security updates necessary to repair these vulnerabilities by using Microsoft's Windows Update feature on their computers as soon as possible.

In addition to installing the Microsoft patches, CSSD also recommends that all users install Symantec Endpoint Protection software and use the LiveUpdate feature to get the latest virus definitions. As a complement to Symantec Endpoint Protection, CSSD offers Malwarebytes Premium for individuals and departments at no cost. Students, faculty, and staff can download Malwarebytes and Symantec Endpoint Protection at no cost through the Software Download Service at My Pitt. Departments can submit a help request to obtain Malwarebytes for multiple machines.

Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412 624-HELP [4357] if you have any questions regarding this announcement.

Resolved: Microsoft Issue Affecting Outlook Web App Tiles

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 13:38


4:21 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017

Microsoft has resolved the intermittent issue that affected the ability of some students, faculty, and staff to view the full list of Office 365 menu tiles within Outlook Web App.  

1:38 p.m., Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Microsoft is experiencing an intermittent issue with its Outlook Web App (OWA) that is affecting the ability of some students, faculty, and staff to view the full list of Office 365 menu tiles within OWA. Only menu tiles within Outlook Web App are affected; all menu tiles remain available within other Office 365 products, including SharePoint and OneDrive for Business. Access to SharePoint and OneDrive for Business through My Pitt is not affected by this issue. 

Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412 624-HELP [4357] if you have any questions about this announcement.

Mailman: Getting Started for Mailing List Administrators


This help sheet explains how to configure your Mailman mailing list.  Mailman is software used to manage electronic mail discussion and e-newsletter lists.  Mailman uses a Web interface that allows you to easily configure your mailing list and select your mailing list preferences. 

Mailman: Glossary of Common Terms


This help sheet provides brief definitions of common terms associated with Mailman mailing lists.

Terms and Definitions

Administrator Authentication page — This is the page that list administrators use to log in to Mailman.  The address is http://list.pitt.edu/mailman/admin/listname, where listname is the name of the administrator’s mailing list.

PittNet(Wired): Prepare Your Computer to Use Wired Network Ports

Instructions for connecting to a wired network port in the residence halls or in a public area (such as a classroom or conference room).