WebShare/Vault will be decommissioned 6/26/2016

On 6/26/2016, IT Services will have decommissioned WebShare. If you have questions, please contact the ITS Service Desk at itservices@uchicago.edu or 773-702-5800 (2-5800).


PRIOR TO 6/26 retirement:

 

TO ELIMINATE YOUR WEBSHARE/VAULT FILES:

 

Take NO action. Your WebShare account, and all of its existing content, will be permanently deleted on 6/26/2016.

 

TO MOVE YOUR FILES FROM WEBSHARE/VAULT BEFORE 6/26/2016:
 

Follow these directions to download your files from your WebShare account

NEED A NEW STORAGE SPOT FOR YOUR DATA?

 

BSD/HOSPITAL USERS:
At this time BSD clinical departments and Hospital employees are not eligible for UChicagoBox access. To find out more about your options:

  1. Call the CBIS Help Desk at 773-702-3456
  2. Contact CRI at http://cri.uchicago.edu/storage/

ALL OTHER UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, FACULTY,  AND STAFF:
The University of Chicago now uses UChicagoBox to handle file storage and sharing. You can claim your account here.

Benefits of UChicagoBox include:

  • Unlimited secure file storage
  • Easy file sharing both inside and outside of UChicago
  • Easy-to-use mobile apps
  • Complete audit trail and versioning

HAVE A GROUP FOLDER ON WEBSHARE?
 

Group folders will also be eliminated on 6/26/2016. Note that there will be no automated migration of data. If you are eligible for UChicagoBox,

  1. Claim your UChicagoBox account here.
  2. Request a group folder here
  3. Follow these directions to download your files from your WebShare account

Please note that there will be no automated migration of data from WebShare to UChicagoBox. For additional assistance with this process, please contact the ITS Service Desk at itservices@uchicago.edu or 773-702-5800 (2-5800).