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Technical support is available for any technical problems you may encounter with MyCourses. Information is posted within each course regarding common problems and solutions. Contact information regarding technical support is posted within each course. If you are unable to access the technical support information within courses due to technical problems, please contact our Technology Office by filling out this form OR you may call 1.662.325.0278.
For successful completion of the MSU Applied Meteorology program we recommend that students have Internet access via DSL or equivalent broadband connectivity option.
Traditional dial-up Internet services do not provide adequate support to the many technologies used within the program.
The following software and procedures are necessary for the courses to run smoothly, please complete the following:
_______ 2. Download or upgrade to the latest version of Java.
_______ 3. Download Macromedia Flash Player.
_______ 4. Download Quicktime Player.
_______ 5. Configuring Your Computer for myCourses - Additionally, some instructors may require the purchase of specific technologies. Check the course syllabus for specific requirements.
MSU has upgraded to a new system called myCourses, also known as Blackboard Vista Learning System.
To access your course please log into myCourses at http://mycourses.msstate.edu
DO NOT put the www in the address – the site will not work if you do.
Please check the following before you begin your course
Microsoft® Internet Explorer® Web Browsers
Mozilla® Firefox Web Browsers
Apple® Safari® Web Browsers
Check your Java
Go to http://java.com for the latest update
Check browser Function within myCourses
The check browser is located in the top right corner of the course listings page after log in.
Clicking on this will check your browser for all important settings and also provide you change options. You must have a GREEN check on each item listed below BEFORE beginning your course!!!
For more information contact the Help Desk at (662)325-0631 or (888)398-6394.