Connecting to Network Services

Drupal at Henry Ford College

Henry Ford College has selected Drupal™, a powerful open source content management platform, to provide a robust and versatile framework for building websites. HFC's content creators can now deliver critical information to students, faculty, staff and administrators quickly and effectively using a...

Ellucian GO

Introducing Ellucian GO: A mobile app designed with students in mind! HFC is pleased to provide you with a free mobile app for your iOS or Android device to help you look up your grades, register for classes and pay for tuition via an app designed to save you time!

Fixing WebAdvisor and Network Usernames

Username changes may be required because of a marriage or other legal name change, or a student's name might have been accidentally misspelled when it was first entered into the HANK system. Fixing WebAdvisor Logins Whether the person is student, faculty, staff or administrator, the first thing...

Groupwise On Your Phone

To help you stay connected, ITS has implemented Groupwise support for Android, Apple iOS devices and Windows Phone. Full-time faculty and administrators can now easily have their Groupwise email, calender and contacts pushed to their phones without having to manually check for new messages.

Have You Met CLARA?

Contributed by Barb Lukasiewicz Director, Eshleman Library Henry Ford College In September 2002, the Eshleman Library presented a request to the Technology Investment Fund Committee for a grant to be used to replace its text-based software with web-based software. The existing text-based system had...

HFC Remote Home Directory Access

Have you ever been at home and discovered that you had forgotten an important file required to complete an assignment? Tired of carrying files between home and office on a thumb drive? HFC users can access the contents of their home directory (H:) drive and other shared resources (such as the K:...

HFC Root Certificate

As part of its Internet presence, Henry Ford College utilizes Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encrypted web communications. This method is primarily used for online forms, so that information being sent to HFC by students is transmitted over a secure connection. SSL communications use Public Key...

HFC Universal Password Help

HFC uses one username and password for all systems, including WebAdvisor, HFC Online, HawkMail, GroupWise, network logins and more. This page provides information and links on how to manage your HFC universal password and other account information. You can use the following links for common tasks,...

Internet Capacity Improvements

Over the past several months, the demand for Internet resources on campus has increased dramatically. As a result, the College's Internet capacity was seriously strained with bandwidth being saturated several times per day. This resulted in a significant slowdown in Internet speed. To alleviate...

Managing Your Spam Quarantine

In an effort to provide a more comprehensive level of service, ITS has implemented a way for you to check email which has been quarantined as spam and kept out of your email box. A vast majority of quarantined email is unwanted spam. But some of the quarantined email may be of interest to you. To...

User Home Page Information

How do I make and update my HFC user home page? To make a home page on the HFC server, simply create a folder in your h: drive called h:\webpage, then create a file called index.html in this folder. You can use any installed web editor to create and maintain your web site. You can use the HFC...

Using the HFC GroupWise WebAccess Email System

For Student Email, please see https://my.hfcc.edu/about/hawkmail

Web Proxy Settings

Henry Ford Community requires web proxy use for browsing all off-campus web sites. All web browser software is being configured as systems are staged for use at HFC. However, if these settings have been changed, the following information should assist you in correcting your settings. Note: Wireless...

Wireless @HFC

Henry Ford College now provides wireless access for all faculty, staff, and registered students. These simple instructions will help you get up and running with wireless service. Availability Currently, the wireless network is available in all buildings except the bookstore from 6:00 am until 10:00...