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Bingo starts March 2nd. Cards will be available for sale starting Tuesday, February 18th from Fiona (PAS 3020) and Michelle (PAS 3006). Bingo sheets (2 cards per sheet) are $5.00 each or 3 cards for $10.00.
Microsoft Office 365 Employee Email Investigation - expect the move from Office 365 email will happen in July or August.
Suggestion Box for Arts Award nominations - deadline for nomination suggestions is February 17, 2020.
Is rationality overrated? - Igor Grossmann research
Coronavirus misinformation can spread like a disease, says Waterloo prof - Geoff Fong interview
There's still a whack of non-Nexus machines that have not yet been upgraded to Win10. Send a note to PsychIT@uwaterloo.ca to schedule a time to have those upgraded before the new year.
Office 365 and MS Teams Tidbits:


Prath is away for an undetermined time.
As usual, send IT requests to PsychIT@uwaterloo.ca
Richard Chen is covering and can be found in PAS 3023.
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Psych IT requests can be emailed to
PsychIT@uwaterloo.ca (you'll need to send with your @uwaterloo.ca account)
or use our PsychIT Requests link.
Dept News --- Dept Events
ACO News --- IST News --- IST Alerts
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WWWoWWWWs --- Is rationality overrated? --- Immune discovery 'may treat all cancer' --- Coronavirus misinformation can spread like a disease, says Waterloo prof --- This simple malware still plagues one in 10 Mac users --- Brain-hacking is the next big nightmare, so we'll need anti-virus for the mind --- Neuroscientists Discover New Kind of Signal in the Human Brain --- Dell's new foldable PCs are all screens --- Microsoft Teams is getting a Walkie Talkie feature so you can reach colleagues all day long

Tidbits


lists UW Psychology Lists, Notices and Announcements

Most of the information on the beeHive is of interest mainly to folks in our department. General information about the UW Department of Psychology can be found on the UW Psychology Home Page.


REG REG - UW Psychology Research Experiences Group

Also of interest to Researchers


faqs Answers to Occasionally Asked Questions

...about local stuff:

...mostly about computer stuff:

There. I guess the above items effectively makes the consulting portion of my job obsolete... :-)


remote links Remote Psychology Links

Here's some good sources for additional information:


Local UW Information

Most of the following can be found tucked underneath the UWinfo WWW home page.


Stuff


Fun: comics.com ---- Funblocked!
Local: Shuttle Services at UW ---- GRT easyGO Real-Time Map ---- easyGO Mobile Application ---- Weather ---- UW Weather
Misc: ---- Auroral 30 Minute Forecast ---- Canadian Lightning Danger Map - Ontario ---- The Scientific 7-Minute Workout

Test files: Long mpeg ---- short mpeg ---- Fred gif ---- .mp3 Sound file ---- .au Sound file ---- .wav Sound file ---- .mov QT file ---- .avi file ---- Real Audio ---- PDF file ---- PS file ---- Flash Player Version ---- fillable PDF file ---- Flash Examples (bottom of page) ---- Java Sorting



Hey REDCap users!!! ---- Optometry REDCap
Hey Dixon Lab!!! ---- Gambling Research Lab SharePoint site
Hey Fernandes Lab!!! ---- WRAP SharePoint site
Hey Danckert Lab!!! ---- NPD SharePoint site
Hey Roxane, James, Myra, Dan, and Evan!!! Renew or purchase your Matlab user licenses. Licenses are for the calendar year with a grace period extending into the following April. If you are attempting to run Matlab on non-Nexus PCs, keep in mind about Renaming User IDs. Note to self: for users to set their own path, copy "C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2014b\toolbox\loca\pathdef.m" to the user's Documents\MATLAB folder and double-click on it to start Matlab once. Subsequent times Matlab can be started in any way as it will use the last loaded path location. See also: Specify Startup Options, addpath, Change Folders on the Search Path, startup, General Preferences,
Hey Dept!!! ---- Departmental Listing of Support Staff Position Descriptions ---- Use Word mail merge for email ---- Mail merge using an Excel spreadsheet ---- ASUS' ZenBook 3 is thinner, lighter and faster than the MacBook ---- Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook
Hey Nadine!!! Email check
Hey Michael, Richard, Kashyap and Kevin!!! Here's psychdb ---- ONA ---- IST RT ---- RT Docs ---- some install notes ---- PsychMap2 (refresh people) ---- Nexus List ---- Nexus List (sortable) ---- Nexus Down ---- Nexus List by room ---- Nexus Rooms ---- Printer List ---- error-list ---- last seen on network ---- ONA Status ---- Last Known Machine OU ---- CALMS ---- Test CALMS ---- ACO Survival Guide (ACO SharePoint) ---- Retrospect Summary ---- network test ---- wired into wireless ---- Computer questions and answers ---- Computer Hardware Chart ---- password generator ---- VirusTotal ---- SEP Tech Notes ---- beeHive Flash ---- whereami
Hey me!!! ---- InfoBlox ---- Infoblox Help Page ---- SCCM Reports! (IE only) ---- Psych failed SCCM installs ---- Psychology failed installs ---- Deployments by Collection within all Arts SCCM ---- Arts failed installs --- Dell UW pricing ---- audit ---- Vanguard Testing ---- Nexus Tools ---- Tuque ---- Arts mailing list ---- Artsannounce archives ---- IST Service Alerts ---- IST Service Catalogue ---- IST Recent Information Security Threats ---- Connect Reports ---- Exchange admin center ---- ONA Dashboard ---- Eduroam Helper emails ---- Grouper ---- SLAs ---- for new MS Teams ---- Collaborate ---- Mattermost ---- ACO PD ---- PAS 1237 booking ---- Reset Nexus Profile ---- CDW ---- msicuu2.exe ---- Matlab License Purchases ---- IST Webstore ---- IST Webstore License check by userid/machine ---- IST Webstore License Report ---- Packaged applications available for redistribution ---- Asset Disposal Form ---- IST Contacts for specific applications ---- Nexus Documentation Project ---- Office 2016 Wiki ---- show .forward files ---- WhatIsThatFile.com ---- Check Flash Player version ---- Artsfaculty password change ---- Psych Printer Logs ---- ONA port errors ---- Blocked MACs ---- AirWave (w/ PAS heat maps) ---- CAS client authentication methods ---- IST Seminar Webcasts ---- IST SEW Handouts ---- IST Projects ---- Meetings: ACO / CTSC / FACCUS / WAC / WNAG ---- ASCRG ---- UW Classrooms ---- Microsoft Security Essentials ---- How to get files off an unfinalized DVD-Video disk using free software ---- move windows with keyboard ---- PSR - Problem Steps Recorder ---- HP LaserJet 4M Printer - How to Prevent Multifeeds ---- 10 Windows 7 commands every administrator should know ---- Holy Mackinaw ---- Champs 2011 ---- The Catch ---- OLD UW Psych Qualtrics Login (don't use anymore) ---- circa 1996 beeHive
Hey Vanguard Testers!!! Vanguard Reporting Page and Vanguard Testing Checklist
Hey Poolsters!!! Here's the Past beeHive Pool Winners.
Hey Worriers, Thrown Together and p-Curves!!! Go to IMLeagues - , select "University of Waterloo", login with UW credentials, click Intramurals, then the Intramural Sports IMLeagues logo and it should get you to your IMLeagues home page. Also, Squash Court Reservations


P.S. Most people in our department use this as a starting page for their web browser - it's a little long because its designed as an OSAUCFTS (One Stop And Use Ctrl-F To Search) resource :-).

Contact

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Bill Eickmeier
IT Specialist

University of Waterloo
Department of Psychology
200 University Ave. W
Waterloo, Ontario
Canada N2L 3G1

bee@uwaterloo.ca

Room: PAS 4008
Voice: 1-519-888-4567 x36638
FAX: 1-519-746-8631
URL: https://beehive.uwaterloo.ca/


Hey Remotehelp!!! https://remotehelp.uwaterloo.ca/
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