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Installing NEW or MIST/C
with Microsoft Windows
and Internet Explorer

The following instructions will help you download and install NEW or MIST/C with Microsoft Windows using the Internet Explorer browser.

To download and install NEW, right click the link for your version and select
"Save Target As.."


When your download is complete,
select "Open Folder"


Right click on the downloaded file,and
click "Run as administrator.." (or similar)
NOTE: this does not apply to Windows XP


When prompted to "Cancel or Allow"
You should choose "Allow" and then click "Run"


When the installer begins, choose "OK"


After running the NEW installer, you may receive several Windows security alerts saying that "Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this program."


In response to these messages, you should choose to "Unblock" the application.



NEW must be set to run in compatibility mode when used in Windows Vista/7. Open the folder C:\Program Files\NEW in Windows Explorer and RIGHT CLICK the file "TLMC.exe"


then select the "Properties" option.
NOTE: this does not apply to Windows XP


Select the "Compatibility" tab and enable the checkbox next to "Run this program in compatibility mode" and select "Windows XP (Service Pack 3)" in the drop down box. Select OK.
NOTE: this does not apply to Windows XP


If you are prompted with the User Access Control prompt, click OK to accept.
NOTE: this does not apply to Windows XP


When logging onto a course through the Distance Education Welcome page using Internet Explorer 7, you may receive a message like this-->


Click "Close" in the initial dialog box.


Click on the information bar and choose "Download File..."


Choose to "Open" the file, which will launch NEW and connect to the course or conference.





Last updated: 03/23/2010