1.1. What is Nexus?

What is Nexus?

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Nexus is the University 'groupware solution' which provides a range of integrated services such as email, calendars, contacts, task management and a suite of collaboration tools using SharePoint.

The Nexus Service can even be used to manage and book local resources!

1.2. Using Nexus

Using Nexus

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Nexus can be accessed via the web or by a range of client programs, on your computer or mobile device.

Want to use a new feature of Nexus? See our quick link list of Nexus features shown by platform, clients and browsers.

1.3. Getting Started

Getting Started

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To begin using Oxford Nexus see the Starting with Nexus guide.

Oxford Nexus is accessible either through the Web or programs such as Outlook 2011 (for Mac), Outlook 2010, Outlook 2007, Entourage Web Services or Apple's Mail and iCal on Lion or Snow Leopard . Other programs as well as mobile devices can be used too.

1.4. Help Resources

Help Resources

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If you are having trouble see Using Nexus or check our FAQ for answers. For SharePoint help see the SharePoint Support Site. If you are still having problems please contact your local IT Officer or the Help Centre.

Help specifically for IT Support Staff can be found at ITSS and Help Centre Technical Documentation.

For a detailed listing of what is supported on different clients see the Features listing.

See also the Nexus cookie policy and privacy policy.

1.5. Training


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The OUCS ITLP team have developed a range of courses to help you get the most of out of Oxford Nexus. New courses schedule will be available in September.

1.6. News


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