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How to move emails from Eden to Scarletmail?

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As of July 1st, Eden mail has been decommissioned for all accounts. Students will still be allowed to log in to Eden webmail until November 1st to view important emails and to transfer any emails that they would like to keep.

How Do I Set Up The Pidgin IM Client To Work With RutgersIM?

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Pidgin is an open-source Instant Messaging software program recommended for Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Unix-based computers. It can be used with the Rutgers IM service as well as other networks such as AOL Instant Messenger, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Rutgers IM and other Jabber networks at the same time.

Pidgin supports many features of the various networks, such as file transfer with other Pidgin users, away messages, typing notification, group chat, and MSN window closing notification. It also provides many unique features such as Buddy Pounces, which enable certain actions like sending a message, playing a sound, or running a program when a specific buddy goes away, comes online, or returns from being idle. Pidgin also offers plugins, consisting of text replacement, a buddy ticker, extended message notification, iconify on away, spell checking, tabbed conversations, and more.

Documentation on settign up Pidgin to work with RutgersIM can be found at:

What is RUSecure and where can I learn more about it?

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RU Secure is a program that is committed to educating faculty, staff and students about ways to create a secure computing environment and to reduce the risk of compromising the principles of confidentiality, integrity and availability. Compromising these principles leaves systems and critical information in jeopardy. RUSecure provides a wealth of information about ways to prevent this from happening.

To read more about how to protect yourself and your computer when using the internet, please visit: http://rusecure.rutgers.edu.

Where can I learn more about protecting my computer and my personal information on the internet?

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You can learn more about protecting your computer and your personal information when using the internet at the RU Secure website, located at http://rusecure.rutgers.edu/. RU Secure is committed to educating faculty, staff and students about ways to create a secure computing environment and to reduce the risk of compromising the principles of confidentiality, integrity and availability.

What are the security risks involved with Peer2Peer file sharing?

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There are many security risks involved with Peer2Peer file sharing. File sharing involves using technology that allows internet users to share files that are housed on their individual computers. Peer-to-peer (P2P) applications, such as those used to share music files, are some of the most common forms of file-sharing technology. However, P2P applications introduce security risks that may put your information or your computer in jeopardy.

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