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Supported Operating Systems & Software

The IT Service Desk supports commonly used operating systems and software at The University of Alabama.

Operating Systems

  • Windows 7 and above
  • Macintosh OS 10.6 and above

Software

  • Microsoft Office 2007 and above (Windows)
  • Microsoft Office 2008 and above(Macintosh)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and above
  • Safarai 10.6 and above
  • Microsoft Outlook 2007 and above (Windows)
  • Microsoft Outlook 2011 (Macintosh)

 

For a complete listing of OIT administered software programs and applications, go to http://oit.ua.edu/oit/services/software-licensing/

 

Outage Alerts

Security Alerts

February 20th, 2015: OIT is aware of an email based virus infection that seems to be spreading and changing through embedded executables in zip file... Read More

Scheduled Outages

February 4th, 2015- Banner Financial Aid 8.22 Upgrade: The Office... Read More

February 4th, 2015- OIT to Prohibit External DNS Services: In... Read More

January 14th, 2015: On January 25th OIT will begin working... Read More

November 19th, 2014- The Office of Information Technology announces that... Read More

November 19th, 2014- OIT will performing required updates to the... Read More

November 7th, 2014- OIT is planning to perform required updates... Read More

October 22nd, 2014- The Office of Information Technology will implement... Read More

October 9th, 2014-  OIT will be rebooting one of its... Read More

September 25th, 2014- OIT will be performing network maintenance between... Read More

September 25th, 2014- The Office of Information Technology announces that... Read More

Known Issues

The Known Issues Page is a checkpoint for our IT partners across campus. The page lists software compatibility issues and known fixes.