OMA will be updated tuesday 2.2.2021 startig at 4 pm.


IT Support

The news are in Finnish but links to (often) English language reference material are provided:
Digi News, January 2021

Reason: update of the Crowd app.

We're sorry for the inconvenience. 

Cloud apps of Google and Microsoft are used in Metropolia. The browser-based applications may be used for example for

  • co-writing
  • publishing (WWW, blog, video)
  • information management (digital notebooks, surveys)
  • file sharing and project management

The Student's desktop (https://opiskelija.oma.metropolia.fi) is Metropolia's student intranet, which provides access to all key systems, tools, services and instructions.

You can access the user guide on the Instructions and Rules page (Study Guide, Student's Desktop): Student's desktop - instructions for user.

Note! some instructions have not been updated in a while; thus, some of the information in the instructions may be out of date.

E-lomake version update on Wednesday 27.1. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Version update from version 4.2 to version 4.3
  • The form owners will also be notified of the interruption on the E-lomake front page until the update starts
  • The duration of outage will be showing on the E-lomake web page while the update is in progress. The forms can be answered again immediately after the update.

IT Support

Reason: update of the Crowd app.

We're sorry for the inconvenience.


OMA update on Thursday 3.12. from 4 p.m. Duration about 10 min.

The break only applies to the Teacher and Designer desktops.

Clear the browser's cache (CTRL + Shift + Del) if the service outage message does not clear from the browser after the outage time window.

IT Support

Metropolia Digi News, November 2020.

News are in Finnish but links to (often) English language reference material are provided. 

Some Metropolia web services are out of order. The problems concern at least following services:


Apologies for any inconvenience. 


Update: Problems were solved around at 15:15.


IT Services

We will perform maintenance work on Metropolia's telecommunications systems from Friday, November 27, 2020 at 4:00 pm until Sunday, November 29, 2020, which will result in short outages for the entire Metropolia telecommunications environment. The subject of maintenance work is Metropolia's infrastructure network equipment, due to which outages occur both in the campus network and in the services provided from the data center.

Metropolia's data center systems will also be serviced from Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 8:00 pm until Sunday, November 29, 2020, which will result in short outages for most of the IT services offered by Metropolia, e.g. financial and personnel management systems, e-mail, Skype For Business, web disks (Z, U, W, T, S, P), O365 logins, desktop virtualization (desktop and securedesktop), Web services for teaching and projects, e.g. users, vhost, mysql, mysqlproj, projects servers, wiki.metropolia.fi, www.metropolia.fi, moodle.metropolia.fi.

OMA will be updated tuesday 27.10.2020 startig at 4 pm.

Duration approximately half an hour.

IT Support

Cloud apps of Google and Microsoft are used in Metropolia. The browser-based applications may be used for example for

  • co-writing
  • publishing (WWW, blog, video)
  • information management (digital notebooks, surveys)
  • file sharing and project management

The Student's desktop (https://opiskelija.oma.metropolia.fi) is Metropolia's student intranet, which provides access to all key systems, tools, services and instructions.

You can access the user guide on the Instructions and Rules page (Study Guide, Student's Desktop): Student's desktop - instructions for user (wiki.metropolia.fi)

Note! some instructions have not been updated in a while; thus, some of the information in the instructions may be out of date.

Digi News, September 2020:
https://wiki.metropolia.fi/display/socialmedia/2020.09

News are in Finnish but links to (often) English language reference material are provided.