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How long do e-mails remain in the EOP "Quarantine" before they are automatically deleted? (link)

The e-mails remain in quarantine 15 days after receipt.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 100.0 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:56:38 AM - Was this helpful?
How long do e-mails remain in the "Junk" folder when using the EOP spam filtering? (link)

The e-mails in the Junk folder are managed by the user.  There is not a system setting that clears the Junk folder.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

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What is the difference between the EOP Quarantine and the Junk Folder? (link)

The EOP quarantine is the first line of defense in the email flow. Everything that EOP thinks might be spam will go to the quarantine. After that, the email flows to the W&L Exchange Email Server. If you have turned on Junk Mail filtering in Outlook, any email that Exchange thinks is spam will go to your Junk Folder within Outlook.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 82.0 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:54:58 AM - Was this helpful?
What is the web address for the EOP spam filter quarantine? (link)

http://spam.wlu.edu

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

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How often will I receive the EOP Spam Quarantine Notification Email message? (link)

The EOP Spam Quarantine Notification email message will come every three days, provided you have received new spam. (Chances are....)

If you want to check for false positives* in your spam quarantine more often than that, you will need to go to http://spam.wlu.edu and log into the EOP spam filter quarantine.

* that is, e-mail you wanted to receive that "got stuck in spam catcher"

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 78.6 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:56:13 AM - Was this helpful?
How do I tell EOP about a spam that I received in my inbox? (link)

ON a PC or a Mac

ON a PC only

 

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 77.5 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:57:15 AM - Was this helpful?
Is the EOP username and password the same as my W&L network username and password? (link)

Yes, your username is your full email address with your AD password. To change your password you would go to password.wlu.edu which will change your password for all W&L resources.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

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Can I set up a Safe Senders list in the EOP spam filter? (link)

Not initially.  The Safe Senders list can only be set up by enabling Automatic Email Filtering (Junk Folder) in Outlook Web Access (http://owa.wlu.edu) Once complete you can manage your safe senders list in Outlook 2010 and 2013.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

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When user logs in to check their quarantine queue, they are unable to select a message. The error they receive is that the message does not exist in their queue and they are logged in as the wrong user. The error message suggests they log out and login again, but the problem remains. (link)

From:  DigiTar Support

This is usually caused by the following situation:

1.) The user is logged in as
a@b.com.
2.) In the user's inbox there are two digests, one for
a@b.com and one for c@b.com.
3.) The user is clicking on a message in the
c@b.com digest in their inbox which tries to link them into the Portal directly to that message.
4.) However, since they are logged in as
a@b.com, they have no rights to the message.

To remedy the situation they need to examine the subject line of the digest they are clicking on, and log into the Portal as the user specified in the subject of the digest.

Score: 71.3 - Updated: 3/8/2010 3:20:31 PM - Was this helpful?
What is EOP? (link)

EOP is Exchange Online Protection the spam filter system used on campus.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 65.0 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:54:06 AM - Was this helpful?
I just got my "Spam Quarantine Notification" (EOP) and I'm the sender, what do I need to do? (link)

You don't need to do anything.  Someone has "spoofed" your account. 

Spoofing is when the sender address and other parts of the e-mail header have been altered to appear as thought the e-mail originated from you. 

If it had been actual spam from your account it would not go through EOP and appear in you notifications.

Score: 47.0 - Updated: 6/3/2014 10:57:35 AM - Was this helpful?
How long do items remain in "Deleted Items" after I have deleted them in Outlook? (faculty/staff) (link)
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Score: 13.3 - Updated: 7/12/2013 11:27:14 AM - Was this helpful?
I deleted an important file can I get it back? (link)

Yes, quite often you can.  First make sure it is not in your trash folder. If it is there undelete it by (on a PC) right clicking on the object and choosing undelete or (on a Mac) dragging it back to the desk top.  

If you deleted it from the trash folder and it was orrigionally in a network drive (H, I, L, J) you can request that the item be recovered from an old copy on the server. To do this log a help ticket (choose webticket on the menu above) and under request type choose "network" then "file recovery" Then give us as many details about the files as possible.

Score: 10.0 - Updated: 5/10/2010 8:51:33 AM - Was this helpful?
How long does a deleted file stay in the trashcan in Box at W&L? (link)

Deleted files remain in the Box at W&L trashcan for 30 days, during which time, the owner can restore the file if needed. There are an additional 14 days that Box Admin can recover the file after that. If you have questions, please contact the information Desk by emailing help@wlu.edu or by calling (540) 458-4357.

Score: 8.6 - Updated: 11/21/2014 12:39:44 PM - Was this helpful?
How long does it take for a poster to be printed by the library? (link)

  • There will be a 48 hour turnaround for these services. Printing and scanning will take place Monday through Friday during the academic year.

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 7/24/2013 10:38:48 AM - Was this helpful?
What can you tell me (student) about using other long distance carriers? (link)

The University's long distance carrier is BTI. If you elect not to use the University's system, you will need to acquire a calling card from the carrier of your choice for the placement of long distance calls. Access to alternate carriers is available through the W&L system by dialing the carriers "800" access numbers. You may also reach an alternate carrier by dialing 9 + 1010xxx + 0 + phone number (for example, to access AT&T using this method you would dial 9 + 1010288 + 0 + phone number). Contact your carrier for their three digit code and rates.

Washington and Lee University does not charge residents for the alternate carrier access described above. You must have an existing calling/credit card arrangement with the alternate carrier and must not associate that account with your local number nor allow charges to be billed to your local number. A substantial service fee will be assessed for all calls billed back to W&L numbers.

If you find that you cannot dial the alternate carrier of your choice from within the W&L system, please contact the Telecommunications Office. telcom@wlu.edu

Applies To: Students

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 10/4/2010 9:34:42 AM - Was this helpful?
How do I recover deleted messages in Outlook? (link)

To recover purged messages from the Deleted Items folder:

  1. Select the Deleted Items folder.
  2. Click on the Folder tab.
  3. Click Recover Deleted Items.
  4. Select messages to recover.
  5. Click on mail icon to recover selected message(s).
  6. Message is restored to Deleted Items folder.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 7/12/2013 2:10:59 PM - Was this helpful?
How do students long into Outlook Resources? (link)
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Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 7.5 - Updated: 7/15/2013 3:33:15 PM - Was this helpful?
Is there a personal long distance policy for phones? (link)
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Applies To: Faculty, Staff

Score: 6.0 - Updated: 9/28/2010 3:54:11 PM - Was this helpful?
When I delete messages in Outlook, how do I get them to automatically delete from my (Blackberry)? (link)

On the Blackberry, when in Messages:

 

1.       Click on the Options button (to the left of the ball).

2.       Choose Options from the menu.

3.       Choose Email Reconciliation

4.       Settings should read: 

a.       Delete On:  Prompt (or Mailbox)

b.      Wireless  Reconcile: On

c.       On Conflicts: Mailbox Wins

 

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 6/4/2012 2:20:08 PM - Was this helpful?
What can I do if an attachment takes a long time to attach in Outlook? (link)

Try running a “Repair” (Control Panel > add/remove programs) on Office 2007.  This seems to solve the issue. 

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 10/1/2010 3:27:25 PM - Was this helpful?
What is a Bcc or Blind Carbon Copy used in e-mails? (link)

Bcc is an abbreviation for blind carbon copy. If you add a recipient's name to the Bcc box in an e-mail message, a copy of the message is sent to the recipient, but the recipient's name is not visible to the other recipients of the message.

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 10/1/2010 3:35:16 PM - Was this helpful?
As a student how can I check my long distance account information? (link)

You can view your phone bill detail  online using your Long Distance Authorization Code. Access to your bill by clicking on the following link:

Long Distance Account

Applies To: Students

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 9/6/2010 8:28:34 AM - Was this helpful?
What can you tell me (student) about long distance rates for my campus residence? (link)

You may choose to participate in our optional "bulk buy" rate plan or simply use our standard rate plan for your long distance calls. Both plans are detailed below. If you do not choose to participate in the optional rate plan, any calls made with your W&L long distance authorization code will be billed according to the standard rate plan.

Applies To: Students

Score: 5.0 - Updated: 9/7/2011 11:29:05 AM - Was this helpful?
How can I recover deleted items in Outlook 2011? (link)
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Score: 5.0 - Updated: 2/26/2013 10:21:53 AM - Was this helpful?
Why am I sometimes charged for a 1 minute long distance call that is not answered? (link)
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Score: 4.3 - Updated: 10/1/2010 2:07:27 PM - Was this helpful?
How do I restore my deleted contacts or distribution list in Outlook? (link)

Deleted contacts and distribution lists end up in the Deleted Items folder but the Deleted Items folder is normally sorted by the date the item was received. Because of this, deleted contacts and distribution lists are not easily found.

To easily find the deleted contacts and distributions lists start by opening the Deleted Items folder. Point the mouse at the column header that says "Arrange By". Click on this column header if "Show in Groups" does not have a check mark by it then select it. Next click "Arrange By" again and select "Type". Now the items are sorted by type, and you can hide all of a given type by clicking the triangle icon at the left of the type name. When you hide the other types, it will be easy to find any deleted contacts. Click on the triangle icon at left of the Contacts header if you don't see the individual deleted contacts. Then find the lost one and drag it back into your Contacts folder.

To return the Deleted Items folder to the default view click the "Arrange By" header and select "Date". Click again to disable "Show in Groups" if you would not liked them grouped.

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How do I add Bcc or blind carpon copy to my e-mails? (link)

In a new message, on the Message Options tab, in the Fields group, click Show Bcc.

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How long do I have access to e-mail after leaving the University? (Faculty/Staff) (link)
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Score: 4.3 - Updated: 7/12/2013 2:35:42 PM - Was this helpful?
What can you tell me (student) about W&L Long Distance Standard Plan for my campus residence? (link)

9¢ per minute - Monday through Friday, 7 pm to 7 am & all day Saturday and Sunday, for calls within the U.S. 25¢ per minute - Monday through Friday, 7am to 7 pm, for calls within the U.S.

Applies To: Students

Score: 3.8 - Updated: 10/4/2010 9:34:48 AM - Was this helpful?
How do I delete/empty trash/deleted folder on exit from mail in Outlook? (link)

In Outlook 2007,  Click File > Options: Other (tab) and check the little box that indicates it will delete messages on Exit.

In Outlook 2010/2013, Click File > Options > Advanced and under "Outlook Start & Exit" check "Empty Deleted Items Folder When Exiting Outlook".

 

Score: 3.8 - Updated: 8/11/2014 11:51:05 AM - Was this helpful?
How do I mass delete e-mails from my Inbox in Outlook Web App (OWA)? (link)
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Applies To: Staff

Score: 3.8 - Updated: 7/12/2013 2:34:49 PM - Was this helpful?
How long can I use the conference (teleconference)phone in Leyburn Library? (link)

The conference phone can be checked out by students and staff from the Information desk.  The student check out is 4 hours.  The staff check out is 24 hours.

Score: 3.3 - Updated: 10/1/2010 10:28:46 AM - Was this helpful?
What can you tell me (student) about long distance service phone in my campus residence? (link)

Placement of outgoing long distance calls requires the use of your personal 7-digit authorization code. Your long distance code will be in you WebAdvisor account . No deposit is required for long distance service. No subscription fee or monthly service fee will be charged for an authorization code.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your authorization code and you will be responsible for all calls placed with your authorization code. If your authorization code is lost or stolen, or if for any reason you feel the security of this number has been compromised, immediately contact the W&L Telecommunications Office in person. Because of the serious nature of the loss of an authorization code, if the Telecommunications Office is closed, you should contact University Security immediately at 8999.

Since your telephone service is provided by the University, you may not subscribe to any "residential" long distance plan offered by another long distance carrier. However, you may obtain access to the interstate common carrier of your choice by establishing a calling card account with them and dialing the carrier's "800" access number. You may also reach an alternate carrier by dialing 9 + 1010xxx + 0 + phone number (for example, to access AT&T using this method, you would dial 9 + 1010288 + 0 + phone number). Contact your carrier for their three digit code and rates. Be aware that many advertised calling cards have per call surcharges or monthly fees associated with them, so read the fine print before committing to any of these services. Please remember that your alternate carrier calling card account can't be associated with your W&L phone system telephone number. A substantial service fee will be charged for calls billed back to your W&L telephone number. For more information, contact the Telecommunications Office.

Complaints related to operator services from any carrier may be addressed to: FCC, Common Carrier Bureau Enforcement Division, 2025 M Street NW, Washington DC, 20554.

Applies To: Students

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What can you tell me (student) about W&L Long Distance Optional Bulk Plans for my campus residence? (link)

Plan #1 was built with the average caller in mind. We will bill you a basic charge of $22.50 each month for 250 minutes of long distance calls within the U.S. That's 9 cents per minute. Continue to use our system beyond the 250 minutes in each billing period at the same low price of 9 cents per minute. Use these minutes to call anytime of the day or night to anywhere in the U.S. Minutes not used during a billing period will not be carried over. International calls are not eligible for this plan.

Plan #2 is for the heavy user and has our lowest per minute rate. We will bill you a basic charge of $35 each month for 500 minutes of long distance calls within the U.S. That's 7 cents per minute. continue to use our system beyond the 500 minutes each billing period at the same low price of 7 cents per minute. Use these minutes to call anytime of the day or night to anywhere in the U.S. Minutes not used during a billing period will not be carried over. International calls are not eligible for this plan.

Applies To: Students

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How long will departing faculty or staff members have access to their W&L Box.com account? (link)

You will have 30 days after your departure date to move your data out of your W&L Box.com account. At the point that your W&L network account becomes inactive, you will no longer be able to access your W&L Box.com account.

Applies To: Faculty, Staff

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