LSSU Technology News & Announcements

The LSSU Technology News & Announcements is where we will post interesting information, updates and notices of outages or known issues.

This page is for administrators, faculty and staff. Students, parents and the public are welcome.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

7-28-16 MySchool Bucks Security Update

MySchoolBucks | Heartland
Dear Customer,
In the coming weeks, we will be making a number of security enhancements to MySchoolBucks.  These changes may impact your ability to access the website if you’re using an outdated web browser.
To ensure continued support, we recommend upgrading to one of the browsers listed below:
If you have any questions, please email or call800.803.6755.
Thank you,
MySchoolBucks Support

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

7-26-16 Google Update - Google Drive shared folders are now easier for recipients to use

Today, Google announced an update to Drive. Shared content will now behave like your own content. In other words, you will no longer have to "Add to my Drive" to manipulate the content.

There is more HERE.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

7-21-16 Google Announces Training for Google Apps

From Google - Full post here -

What is Training for Google Apps?

Designed to be simple and efficient, Training for Google Apps is a new interactive in-app learning experience to help users get quickly up and running with Google Apps. Built on the Google Cloud Platform, Training for Google Apps acts like a virtual coach inside of the Google Apps interface. Users have access to voice and text interactive modules that are searchable by topic within any of the Google Apps products, which includes Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Docs, Google+, and even Classroom.

Click on the link above to read the full post.

Friday, July 15, 2016

7-15-16 MySchoolBucks Maintenance

MySchoolBucks | Heartland School Solutions
Dear Customer,
On Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 12am EST to 1pm EST, MySchoolBucks will be offline while we perform routine scheduled maintenance.  
During this time, you will be unable to access the MySchoolBucks website and mobile app.
Your business is important to us and we regret any inconvenience this may cause. 
Thank You,

Friday, July 8, 2016

7-8-16 Gmail Issue Resolved

Jul 7th 2016, 19:54

 July 7, 2016 12:54:00 PM PDT
The problem with Gmail should be resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

7-7-16 Gmail Issue Update

Jul 7th 2016, 19:23

 July 7, 2016 12:23:00 PM PDT
Gmail service has already been restored for some users, and we expect a resolution for all users in the near future. Please note this time frame is an estimate and may change.

7-7-16 Gmail Issues Reported

Jul 7th 2016, 19:08

 July 7, 2016 12:08:00 PM PDT
We're investigating reports of an issue with Gmail. We will provide more information shortly.