Author: Brooke Durbin

Windows updates planned this weekend

Posted by on May 13, 2022

Windows updates will occur this weekend from midnight Friday, May 13, to 6 a.m. Saturday, May 14. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on over the weekend.  Save and close any applications running because your computer will reboot during the update.

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Leave your computer on over the weekend for updates

Posted by on April 15, 2022

Windows updates are planned between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. Saturday, April 16. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on over the weekend. Save your documents and close all applications because your computer will reboot during the update.

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UPDATED: IT Help Desk phone outage

Posted by on April 12, 2022

UPDATE April 12, 2022 1:05 pm: The IT Help Desk phone line has been restored. The IT Help Desk phone line The IT Help Desk phone line is down. Customers will need to chat, email or visit the Help Desk in person until the phone line is restored. To contact the IT Help Desk, use […]

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UPDATED: Student Google accounts may be unavailable

Posted by on April 6, 2022

UPDATE April 7, 2022 8:21 am: This issue has been resolved. S&T IT is aware of concerns with student Google accounts being unavailable and experiencing problems. Staff are looking into the issue and working to resolve. A Google Service Advisory has also been posted by the UM System Department of IT (DoIT) regarding the issue. […]

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UPDATED: S-drive distributed file system problems

Posted by on April 4, 2022

UPDATE April 4, 2022 3:32pm: Incident has been resolved. One of the distributed file system (dfs) servers where users can store files on the network is encountering problems. You may be unable to access files stored on your S-drive. IT staff are working to correct the situation. An update will be posted here when the […]

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Beware of phone scammers posing as IT staff

Posted by on March 24, 2022

Missouri S&T’s information technology (IT) team has learned of a developing cybersecurity threat to the campus community. Scammers have been calling members of the campus community on their personal cell phones and identifying themselves as IT support staff. The callers ask for access to computers and falsely diagnose the computer as being hacked. The caller informs the S&T employee or student that they must pay to fix the […]

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UPDATED: Shibboleth login is down

Posted by on December 1, 2021

Dec. 1, 5:58pm CST: This service is fully operational. If you experience problems, please contact the Help Desk at 573.882.5000 or click the chat button at during business hours. Shibboleth login and access is down. Any program or software that utilizes Shibboleth for login is not allowing users to gain access to work within the product […]

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Virtual Machine interruptions resolved

Posted by on November 27, 2021

Some virtual machines (VM) experienced interruptions early this morning. IT Staff have resolved the concerns, and all virtual machines are now operational.

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IT services restored

Posted by on September 24, 2021

From approximately 4:10pm to 7:30pm CST, various IT services experienced an outage or were momentarily impacted due to a core system failure. Service has been restored and IT staff will continue to monitor the situation.

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Phone Service Outage

Posted by on September 24, 2021

S&T phone services are currently experiencing an outage. IT staff are investigating the issue and checking for any other IT service impacts. An update will be provided when service is restored.

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