As technology changes, so must the information that supports it. The IT Knowledge Base is a dynamic resource designed to share the expertise of our IT professionals with our UConn community. In line with the philosophy, we welcome additions and revisions from all IT professionals at the University. 

ITS welcomes contributions from all IT professionals at UConn.  To edit and add to the KB, you need an account on Confluence, the platform for the KB. If you are a UConn IT professionals and would like access to this resource, contact ITKB@uconn.edu to request an account. 

Getting Started

Editing Articles

If you are on a page and can improve the information provided, please feel free to edit the page. Here's how:

  1. Login: Click Log In in the upper right corner of your screen, and enter your NetID credentials.
  2. Navigate to the page you wish to revise. Click Edit in the upper right navigation.
  3. Enter your changes using the text editor tools.
  4. Click the blue Update button in the bottom right corner of the screen. Your changes are live.

ITS has applied a theme to the Confluence space to improve usability and the appearance of the KB. If you are already logged in to Confluence and viewing the content within the theme, you can click on Viewport Control in the left side of the screen to switch to the Confluence view and edit the page.

Creating Articles

You can also add articles to the collection. Below are articles to guide you.

Content and Style Guidelines

When readers visit the IT Knowledge Base (KB), we want them to be able to quickly skim consistent, concise, and useful content. This collection of resources gives contributors the information they need to create effective articles that follow the KB styles.

Suggest an article

We welcome all article suggestions. If you are not a UConn IT professional (and cannot create the article yourself), send your feedback and suggestions to ITKB@uconn.edu.