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Changing Your UConn Email Address

  You can change your email address by adding personal names and selecting the name you want published in the email systems, UConn phonebook, and UConn directories. Personal names are aliases or alternative names that allow UConn faculty, staff, and students to create personalized e-mail addresses in addition to the name originally assigned to them […]

Installing and Using Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac

Downloading Office for Mac requires a few different steps than downloading it for a Windows computer. The product key, although still important to note, is rarely used to verify the purchase. There are two different ways to download it successfully: Using a Microsoft Live Account Using your UConn Email Uninstalling Downloading Microsoft Office 2016 Using […]

Using People in Office 365 Web Access

    UConn faculty and staff can access the People component in Office 365 by logging into  New Contact New Contact List New Group New Contacts 1. After logging in, select People 2. Click on New icon 3. A pop-up will ask what you want to create. Click on Create contact 4. You can choose to […]

Using Calendar in Office 365 Web Access

Calendar is one of the available of components within Office 365. UConn faculty and staff can access Calendar through New Appointment New Meeting Share Calendar Calendar Groups   New Appointment 1. After logging in, click on the grid icon in the upper left hand corner. 2. Click on the Calendar icon in the window that pops […]

Setting Up Spam Rules for Outlook/Office 365

  Sometimes Microsoft Outlook will not filter emails as Spam when they should be. The following article contains instructions on how to set rules to filter out Spam emails. This can be done with any email account. Outlook 2013/2016 Outlook Web App   Outlook 2013/2016 1. Open Outlook. 2. Under Home tab, select Rules > […]

Using Outlook Applications

Using Outlook Applications Outlook is an application that allows faculty and staff to access their emails and calendars. Student workers login with their and password, faculty/staff logs in with their and password. Outlook has a variety of features to make it easier to use.   Using Mail: Spam rules allow you to set a […]


The UITS Help Center provides technology support for UConn’s faculty, staff, and students. Monday-Thursday 8:00am – 8:00pm  |  Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm  |  Saturday-Sunday 11:00am – 5:00pm Note: There are no weekend and evening hours during winter, spring & summer breaks. UITS Help Center has moved to the first floor of the Homer Babbidge Library […]

How to Configure a Mass Mail account in Microsoft Outlook 2016

University Information Technology Services (UITS) provides a Mass Mail service to enable members of our community to contact a large number of recipients at one time. A service account is required. Benefits of this Service UITS has limits set on our standard email systems to protect the performance of central email. The standard email systems do not allow […]

Setting Up a Shared Resource

Resource numbers can be found by searching the email address or display name in the Global Address Book on Outlook (top right of the dashboard). Make sure you are searching the Global Address List and not the Offline version. If you cannot access your shared resource properly, check that you indeed have the proper access to the […]

Software at UConn

Software at UConn is available through two websites: – university computers – personal devices Software available through Adobe Products ANSYS Antivirus Comsol ESRI Google Apps LabVIEW Mac OS Maple Mathematica MATLAB Microsoft Products Minitab Office 365 NVIVO RedHat Enterprise Linux RefWorks Respondus SAS Schrödinger SPSS AMOS Stata Symantec Ghost Windows Server Software available through […]