Should I approve every Duo Security login request?

If you are in the process of logging into Bmail, myBucknell, a Bucknell webpage, or the VPN, you will receive a Duo approval request on your cell phone, office phone, smartphone, tablet, or landline.  Approve that request and use the system. If you are not in the process of logging into a Bucknell resource and […]

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How do I use Duo Security to logon to a website?

If you are a Duo Security user and you are logging on to a web page that uses Duo, you will be prompted to authenticate with your smartphone. Go to the webpage and click the appropriate link.  For example, if you want to login to Bmail, click on Bmail.  Enter your Bucknell username and password. […]

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How do I enroll in Duo Security?

Easy!  Follow the instructions to Self Enroll! For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: duo, duosecurity, factor, global, mfa, multi, protect, security, vpn

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Why did I get a security warning about a gtempaccount?

If you receive a security warning about a gtempaccount, here’s some information that may be helpful. The warning may include the following information: From: Google <no-reply@accounts.google.com> Date: Thu, Sep 5, 2019 at 5:18 PM Subject: Critical security alert To: <username%bucknell.edu@gtempaccount.com> Sign-in attempt was blocked username%bucknell.edu@gtempaccount.com Someone just used your password to try to sign in […]

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When does my Bucknell password expire?

Password rules in Bucknell Account Management (BAM) If you have changed your password in BAM and you use Duo Security for Multi-factor Authentication, your Bucknell password will not expire. If you do not use Duo Security, your password will expire every 180 days.  NOTE: If you are alumni and you do not use Duo Security, […]

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What is Google Drive File Stream and how do I use it?

Google Drive File Stream and Google Backup and Sync are two desktop apps that will replace the Google Drive app. Drive File Stream is currently being implemented in Bucknell accounts. With Drive File Stream, you can quickly sync and access local files on your hard drive to Google Drive. The following graphic by google summarizes […]

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Faculty & Staff Standard Computer Specifications

2019 Standard Computer Specifications Windows/Linux Laptop Dell Latitude 5490 i5 Processor 16 GB RAM (upgradeable) 512 GB SSD hard drive Windows/Linux Desktop Optiplex 5060 i7 Processor 16 GB RAM (upgradeable) 512 GB SSD hard drive 24″ monitor * Keyboard, Mouse Mac Laptop Macbook Air i5 Processor 16 GB RAM 512 GB SSD hard drive Mac […]

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New Faculty Technology Checklist (Step by Step)

First Day Attend New Faculty Technology Orientation Setup Bucknell Account Management (BAM) –  Your Bucknell username and a link to BAM will be emailed to your personal email address.  You must use the link in the message to setup your Bucknell password. Setup password recovery questions Setup your recovery email address and recovery cell phone. Setup […]

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