Open & Free Wifi In Mediazone Is Here!

Mediazone now has 2 WiFi hotspots which are open and free to all. There is no longer a need to insert any proxy settings. Just allow your device to search and find the signal. They are housed in the Tv production area & in the Digital lab area.

Surfs up!!

Mediazone technical expertise shines!

On October 20th, 21st & 22nd Mediazone participated in the Communications Conference, Art and Social Justice: The Media Connection; having been responsible for the direct live online streaming and direct recording for the duration of the entire event and the video taping of some of the key speakers & events throughout the conference.

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Mediazone Website with new online reservation features & much more!

Mediazone has started the new Fall Semester 2011-2012 with you the student in mind. We want to welcome you to the new semester and to Mediazone. Your experience is important to us and so is your input. If you have website links, other blogs, articles that might be interesting please send them via the contact us section.

Have a great semester – from the whole team here at Mediazone.

Mediazone goes online – with Audio / Radio reservations and an array of support features for students taking practical courses in the Communications department. This new and exciting site offers a one stop shop mentality for students that seek support for the various technical components found in Mediazone. They can search, read and interact with specially designed equipment handbooks, watch tutorials, view informative links, read about the available equipment, check facility schedules and much much more. Feel free to explore!

Wireless Acess Points at Mediazone

We have installed 2 wireless access points in Mediazone. One for the Tv/Audio/Radio Facilities and one in AVID Digital Lab. The wireless access points are behind the University Proxy for the moment. This means that you have to change your proxy settings to be able to connect.

Open Internet Explorer -> Go to Tools -> Find Internet Tools -> Connectios Tab -> LAN Settings -> Check the box “Use a proxy server for your LAN…

Insert these details:


Port: 8080

This setting will apply to all browsers.

Sony PD-170 Video Tutorials

New videos created to help you – the students – made by a student!

David Kababian – Lab Assistant & Multimedia Studies


New Mediazone Handbooks

Mediazone has created a new handbook format. This will enhance the student experience and deliver practical how to knowledge in the labs and at home over the internet from our website. Please encourage all students to visit the website use the handbooks. They are invaluable!


  • Ease of use – familiar help interface
  • Easy to read Html web style
  • Search contents
  • Just click and read
  • How to videos – for equipment & software accessed right from the handbooks

New website for Mediazone student section

I would like to introduce the new website for the student section of Mediazone. I have been working on it the last two weeks and i have try to collect all the information needed for the students. In general, the new website includes: new handbooks with updated material, schedules, news blog where we will post our news, and other useful information.

Few things i will implement in the near future are: online reservations for Mediazone facilities and automated system for check in/out of equipments.