GTS tools

The GTS tools site is designed to help Gustavus users maintain the account they have through Technology Services. Different tools are available for different users.

Contents

Regular Gustavus accounts

Reset password

This is where you are able to change your the password for your email account. You can change your password from an old password you created or a temporary one assigned to you by the Technology Services department.

Change your password

Check disk usage

This is where you can check your total file usage or quota. This link will display how much information/data you are using. This page will help you decide if you can delete unnecessary information from your account if you are approaching your quota.

Check your file usage

Check Bandwidth Usage

This link will show you the amount of the campus bandwidth you have used in the past 24 hours, 7 days, and 30 days. This is a good tool to monitor yourself and how your usage affects others here at Gustavus.

Check your bandwidth usage

Alternate e-mail address

If you forget your password, we will use your alternate e-mail address to help you choose a new password. The e-mail you provide will only be used for this purpose. If you choose to not provide an alternate e-mail address, you will need to contact Technology Services during normal business hours for assistance.

Alternative e-mail address

Vacation messages

This is where you can configure your email account to send automated customized replies to people who send you emails while you are going to be on vacation/away from your email. When you return from your vacation, you will need to come back to this page and turn off your vacation message.

Set your Email Vacation Message

Editing mailing lists

Allows you to make and edit your mailing lists. This is a nice feature when you want to have a single email address that sends to many people. Most people use this feature for their fraternity/sorority, intramural teams, etc.

Edit your mailing lists

Forwarding your e-mail

This tool allows you to configure your email account in a way that automatically sends your Gustavus email to a different email address, such as a Gmail, HickoryTech, or Hotmail email address. This is mainly used when students graduate and start a new email address.

Forward your Gustavus email

Spam handling preferences

Gustavus has a spam filtering service that you can activate that will label or label and automatically move to a special mailbox in your Gustavus e-mail called Filtered_by_GAC. This tool will let you turn on/off this feature on your Gustavus e-mail account and change the sensitivity of the spam filtering.

You can also help the spam filtering software learn what is and what is not spam by training SpamAssassin.

Change your spam preferences

External links

Contact us

Please contact the Technology Helpline at 507-933-6111, stop by the Technology Services department in Olin Hall or complete our contact form.