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Digital Signage    

Powered by Four Winds Interactive, our digital signage at TAMUG is displayed on TVs located at public spaces around the campus, as a way to communicate news, weather, food menu, and user-driven information.

We provide advisory to get new licensed digital signage's devices and offer training to all users in designing templates and administering content. 

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Email    

 

Microsoft Exchange Email

Texas A&M University hosts the MS Exchange Server utilized by TAMU and TAMUG.  Galveston Campus employees are provisioned space on the TAMU Hosted Exchange Server and a boutique email address utilizing the TAMUG.edu domain space is attached to the mailbox.  Please see below for details on how to access, configure, and utilize your TAMUG Email account.

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Filex    

Filex is a secure way to transmit data files.  It encrypts the data file and requires a data key to access the file ensuring sensitive information is protected and only accessible by the intended recipient.


Click on the Learn More below for a quick guide on using Filex or click here for more detailed information - Filexabout Filex

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Google Suite    

Texas A&M Gmail is the official email system for all students. Texas A&M also provides a suite of web-based integrated communication and collaboration tools including Google Calendar, Google Drive, Google Groups, Google Hangouts and Google Sites.

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Phones    

Information Services supports the Campus phone system. Click below to learn more about the phone handsets available and how to use them.

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Residence Hall Internet Support    

Apogee looks after the internet in all Residence Halls (except for University Apartments).

Contact support via:

  •  Phone - Student Support Toll Free Line: 1-855-290-7137 – Available 24 x 7 x 365

  •  Email - (support@myresnet.com

  • Text Message - (text: resnet to 84700) 

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Video Conferencing    

The University has two different options available for video conferencing.

TTVN
TTVN is the enterprise data and interactive communications network that serves the eleven university campuses, the Health Science Center, and seven research and service agencies of the Texas A&M University System (TAMUS).

Zoom
Zoom is a full-featured web collaboration tool available to Texas A&M University students and employees.  It allows for audio and video conferencing, as well as screensharing. 

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Voicemail    

Information Services supports the Campus Vociemail system. Learn how to setup your greeting, how to access voicemail from on and off campus plus more.

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VPN    

VPN (virtual private network) allows users to connect to the Texas A&M at Galveston Campus network and access services that are secured behind the Campus firewall.

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Website    

The University website is maintained with a content management system called Cascade. The Cascade Management System (CMS) gives departmental personnel the ability to keep their web content up to date without having to know complex web design coding.

The Information Services department has dedicated full time staff for maintaining the University website. Requests for web support can be emailed at helpdesk@tamug.edu.

As part of the management of the University website, all Cascade editors use the cms@tamug.edu email contact list to request content publishing or website technical support.

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Wireless (Wifi)    

Jellyfish has been upgraded to help secure your wireless data. There are a few simple steps to connect.

How to Connect with NetID:

  1. Open a web browser, such as Chrome or Firefox.
  2. Browse to any non-Google website and a login screen will display.
    Wireless Login Screen
  3. Enter your NetID username and password.  You must check the accept box.
  4. Click Submit.

 

How to Connect as a Guest:

Follow steps above, but click on "Guest Account" to be taken to a credentials form.  After completing the form, you will recieve an email and text message with a username and password that will allow you to connect to the wifi. 

If you have login issues with NetID credentials, please visit gateway.tamu.edu to resolve the issues.

If signing in as a guest and you are unable to receive emails or texts, please come to the IS Office in CLB 113 for assistance.

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