MTSU Banner and Related Systems

  • Requires Java - see below for upgrade/install instructions
  • Add trusted sites to IE browser - see below for instructions
  • INB passwords expire every 60 days
  • Requires INB username/password
  • Change your expired INB password if you get the message
    "! Authorization failed, please try again"
  • Requires FSA username/password
Use PipelineMT to access Self-Service Banner (SSB)
Requires FSA username/password
Requires FSA username/password
 

Upgrade to JRE 8 Update 151 Instructions:

  1. Click on JRE 8 update 151
  2. A pop up window at the bottom of the screen will display "Do you want to run or save jre-8u151-windows-i586.exe (28.0 MB) from mtsu.edu?" Please disregard the warning "This type of file could harm your computer." since this file was scanned and verified by ITD Click on the "Run" button.
  3. A pop up window will display "Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device? Program name: Java SE Runtime Environment 8 update 151". Click on the "Yes" button.
  4. A new screen will be displayed stating Welcome to Java. Click on the "Install" button.
  5. The Java installation process will run then display a confirmation screen "You have successfully installed Java".  Click on the "Close" button to continue.
  6. When the Java installation is complete your web browser software will display the "Verify Java" page. Click on the "Agree and Continue" button.  Note - You may need to view the URL in Internet Explorer to see the "Verify Java version" button if your default browser is not IE.
  7. The Java software will check and verify that your installation has been successfully completed. Close and restart your web browser software.
  8. Set your java security and exception site list as follows:
    1. Open your Java Control Panel (Start/Control Panel/Java on Windows)
      Click on the "Security" tab
    2. Set the Security Level to High
    3. Edit the Exception Site List and add these two entries
      https://netscalerc01.mtsu.edu
      https://inb.mtsu.edu
    4. Click on "Apply" then "OK" buttons

Note: If you have Windows XP, you may need to change your Java Security tab's setting to Medium instead of High.

Add Trusted Sites for Internet Explorer Instructions:

    1. Open Internet Explorer
    2. Click on Tools on the top menu bar
    3. Click on Internet Options at the bottom of the Tools drop-down
    4. Click on the Security tab
    5. Click on the Trusted Sites (green check mark)
    6. Click on the Sites button
    7. Uncheck the check box that reads Require server verification (https:) for all sites in this zone
    8. Type the following in the Add this website to the zone: box
           http://*.mtsu.edu
    9. Click the Add button
    10. Type the following in the Add this website to the zone: box
           https://*.mtsu.edu
    11. Click the Add button
    12. The two lines should now be visible in the Websites: box
    13. Click on the Close button
    14. Click on the OK button
    15. Close Internet Explorer
    16. Restart Internet Explorer