Computer Settings

In order to ensure the best experience using Training Central, please note the following recommended system configurations.

Contact the ICT Helpdesk if you need assistance configuring your browser settings.

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All Systems |Windows OS | Mac OS X | Google Chrome | Mozilla Firefox | Internet Explorer | Edge |


All Systems

Disable pop-up blockers. Training Central uses pop-up windows to deliver some content.

Logon from on-campus or using NMSU VPN to access printable certificates of completion.

Some Plugins or equivalent programs may be required, including:

Adobe Reader®

Adobe® Flash® Player

Microsoft® Silverlight®


Windows Operating System

Supported Windows Operating Systems

Windows XP Professional SP2 or later, Windows Vista SP1, Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7, Windows 10

Supported Browsers

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 or higher
Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x or higher


Macintosh Operating System

Supported Macintosh Operating Systems

Mac OSX 10.6.x or higher

Supported Browsers

Apple Safari 4.x or 5.x or higher


Browser Settings

Tip IconTips for Chrome users

Google Chrome is not supported and not recommended for use with Training Central, however it does work in most cases. If you are experiencing problems viewing content (e.g. you see a blank page) you may need to change your security settings to see the content.

Change your Chrome settings:

1. In your address bar, locate and click the shield icon.

2. Click Load unsafe script.

The page content should now be visible.


Tip IconTips for Mozilla Firefox 36.x users

Common Warning Messages

If you are using Mozilla Firefox 36.x or higher, you may see a XML Parsing mixed content message:

1. To the left of your address bar, locate and click the shield icon.

2. Click Options and Click on Disable Protection for Now.

The page content should now be visible.


Tip IconTips for Internet Explorer users

Common Warning Messages

If you are using Internet Explorer 9 or higher, you may see a mixed content message:

Image of mixed content message in Internet Explorer 9

Click Show All Content.

Add NMSU to your local Intranet
1. Open Internet Explorer.
2. Select Internet Options from the tools menu.
3. Click on the Security tab.
4. Select the Local Intranet icon.

Local Intranet Options

5. Click the Sites button.
6. Click the Advanced button.
7. Type http://*
8. Click the Add button.
9. Type https://*
10. Click the Add button.
11. Click the OK button.


Compatibility Mode

You may also want to try compatibility mode if you experience problems using Internet Explorer when using Training Central.

Learn more about Compatibility mode in Internet Explorer


Tip IconTips for Edge users

Edge is not supported by NMSU Systems. Do not use Edge to access Training Central. For best results, use Firefox or Internet Explorer.