When Beacon need to be taken down for maintenance u3as will be warned with a Beacon Team message on the home page (login and scroll down). Where possible, the first Tuesday morning of the month will be a reserved for this. Generally there is minimal impact on the operation of Beacon.
Some maintenance involves enhancing the functionality of Beacon. The purpose of the section is to publish details of these enhancements when they have an impact on the user experience.
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To report issues please open a support ticket to let us know about it.