What is an email alias and how do I create one?
Description: Email Aliasing: Email Addresses Made Easier Email addresses can be difficult to remember, resulting in mistakes when people try to send you email. But good news! You can request an easy-to-remember nickname (alias) for your email address. The alias consists of your first and last name separated by an underscore and followed by @unc.edu. For […]
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How to import an iCalendar (.ics) file to Outlook
Description: Importing iCalendar (.ics) file for Outlook 2007 and 2010 Outlook 2010 Click on the File Tab -> Open -> Import Outlook 2007 Click on the File Menu then click on Import and Export Highlight “Import an iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar file (.vcs)” then click Next Choose the location where the iCalendar (.ics) file is saved […]
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How Can a Resource Calendar Be Renamed?
Description: A Resource Calendar can be renamed, but only by a calendar administrator. Requests can be submitted through Remedy or by calling 962-HELP for assistance.
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Which browsers are supported for use with the UNC Campus listserver?
Description: Web Browsers Internet Explorer 10 Firefox 29 or higher The following web browsers are not officially supported, but should work: Netscape 8.1 Opera 7.x and later Mozilla 1.2x Safari Google Chrome
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Why can’t someone in Brazil using an ISP in Taiwan send messages to my UNC e-mail account?
Description: In accordance with best practices and industry standards, UNC e-mail administrators have taken an aggressive stance in removing spam from the UNC e-mail system. We have absolutely nothing against your mom, colleague, or friend. UNC-Chapel Hill reserves the right to reject mail identified as spam without providing notification to the recipient. In addition, legitimate e-mail […]
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What is a vCard?
Description: A vCard is the digital equivalent of a business card. vCards can be used to represent email or mobile contacts, allowing for a standard format of detailed information that goes beyond just name, email address and/or phone number. Once a vCard is imported to a program, it can be traded through various methods as attachments […]
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Why didn’t I receive an e-mail message I was expecting?
Description: Various possible reasons include: The message contained a virus and was rejected. In addition to automatically rejecting the most notorious virus attachments, e.g. .scr and .pif files, we maintain current virus definition signature files on the UNC-Chapel Hill incoming mail servers to filter out viral messages. The message was sent from a blocked domain and […]
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Ten Ways to Keep Your eSanity with eMail
Description: 1. Think twice before sending messages and when reading messages you receive. 2. Choose short, meaningful subject headings. 3. Separate major points into different messages. 4. Before forwarding a message, consider if the sender would want it forwarded. 5. Before forwarding a message that asks you to forward it to everyone you know, consider if […]
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How Do I Change Where My Reply Starts in Mozilla Thunderbird?
Description: In Mozilla Thunderbird, when replying to a message, you can have your reply inserted above or below the original message. Instructions to Change Reply Location 1. While logged in to Mozilla Thunderbird, click on the menu and click on. 2. On the left-hand menu, select the option under your email account, which will bring up […]
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How Can I Create a Resource Calendar?
Description: A Resource Calendar can be created only by a calendar administrator. Requests can be submitted through Remedy or by calling 962-HELP for assistance.
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