Technical Information

Note: When creating a shortcut to SIMS, use the following link:
http://sims.umaryland.edu/forms/frmservlet

Note: When Updating Java on your pc, make sure you deselect the box to install any toolbars.
Adding toolbars will cause SIMS to fail.
Java Install Window


When experiencing Internet Explorer errors while attempting to run Banner, try the following solutions.

  • Create a Desk Top shortcut for Banner SIMS
  • Remove extra IE toolbars. (ex. Yahoo, Google, MSN ….)
  • For Data Execution Prevention Errors (DEP), complete the following:
    • Right Click My Computer
    • Click Properties
    • Click Advanced
    • Click Settings, then Performance
    • Click Data Execution Prevention tab
    • Select the item labeled “Turn on DEP for essential Windows programs and services only”
      Or “Turn on DEP for essential Windows programs and services except for those that I select”
       Then Add Internet explorer


SIMS and SURFS LINKS

Development

Production