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Feel free to upgrade to High Sierra, Mac OS 10.13

There are no longer any know incompitibilites with HMS/HSDM student software like Examplify and NBME software.  Students should feel free to install the operating system upgrade.  Make sure to also plan to install all subsequent updates to ensure you're up to the latest version, 10.13.4.

Best practice suggests that you have a recent backup of all of your important files, quit all applications, and restart the computer before beginning the upgrade. Also, be connected to a power source, and allow enough time for the upgrade to complete (this upgrade can take up to...

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Please Do Not Upgrade to High Sierra, Mac OS 10.13

Apple releases High Sierra, Mac OS 10.13 tomorrow, but it is not compatible with all of the applications students need to use.
At this time, HMS Information Technology strongly recommends that HMS/HSDM students not upgrade to High Sierra.
High Sierrra is currently not compatible with the ExamSoft & NBME software used by HMS/HSDM, and other applications including but not limited to MATLAB.  Until these incompatibilities are resolved, students should NOT install/upgrade current devices to Mac OS 10.13 and they should not buy new computers...

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Campus-Wide Network Outage, Saturday, February 25, 2017.

Outage Date:              Saturday, February 25, 2017
Start Time:                  05:00 EST (5 a.m.)
End Time:                    12:00 EST (12 p.m.)
Outage Reason:         Campus Wide Network Maintenance

Description:
HMS IT is planning on performing maintenance on the HMS network core.
 
There will be NO network connectivity during this period. Please plan accordingly.
 
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