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Network Down Day, Saturday, August 20, 2016

On Saturday, August 20th, from 6:00 am – 2:00 pm, Information and Library Services will be conducting a Network Down Day to perform maintenance to the devices (network switches) that provide Internet connectivity to particular buildings on campus.

The following buildings will be affected with sporadic network outages during the maintenance period:
– ALL Residential Buildings
– Pettengill Hall
– Ladd Library

To view a schedule of all routine and planned network maintenance, please visit http://www.bates.edu/ils/network-maintenance/

If you have questions or experience any problems after maintenance is complete, please contact the Bates College Information Technology Service Desk at 207-786-8222.

Network Outage, July 23, 2016 6am-7:30am

On Saturday, July 23, from 6:00 am – 7:30 am, Information and Library Services will be conducting maintenance on a key network switch. Most services will be affected during this early morning outage.

If you have questions or experience any problems after maintenance is complete, please contact Help Desk Services at 207-786-8222.

Telephone Service Interruption, Tuesday, June 21, 2016

There will be a brief interruption to the Campus Telephone Service on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm.

If you have questions or experience any problems after maintenance is complete, please contact Help Desk Services at 207-786-8222.

Telephone Service Interruption, Wednesday, June 15, 2016

There will be a brief interruption to the Campus Telephone Service on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm.

If you have questions or experience any problems after maintenance is complete, please contact Help Desk Services at 207-786-8222.

Voicemail Service Interruption, Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The Campus Voicemail System will be out of service today, Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 8:00am to 1:00pm.

– During this time users will be unable to access the voicemail system. 
Incoming callers will be asked to call back after the service outage if they wish to leave a message.

– All user content including greetings and saved messages will be unaffected.

If you have questions or experience any problems after maintenance is complete, please contact Help Desk Services at 207-786-8222.