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This document will help you install CICS using Mozilla Firefox.

1. Double-Click the LaTech CICS icon on your desktop or click here. For instructions on how to create an icon, see How to create a CICS shortcut.

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2. An Install Screen will appear and disappear.

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3. A launchpad will appear in a new internet window. Double-Click the yellow CICS icon on the launchpad screen.

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4.A Security Warning screen will appear. Click Run to install.

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5. A Mainframe window will now appear. Continue to use CICS as you have in the past.

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The install is now complete. 

If this does not work, you may need to add the IE View Add-On in Firefox. To do this follow the instructions below:

1. Go to tools and click on add-ons. Then click Get Add-on.

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2. Type in IE View in the search bar and hit enter. Select IE View and click Add to Firefox.

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3. When the new window pops up, select IE View and click Install.

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 4. Go to Tools and cilck on Add-ons. Once the Add-on box appears select IE View and then select Options

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5. The IE View Preferences box will appear. Make sure the Advanced Tab is selected. You need to type emulator.latech.edu into the Add site box. Then click apply.

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6. Then Click OK.

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Once you have added the add-on and added the site to the list, when you go to access CICS the following window will appear in Firefox. 

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The following will appear in internet explorer and you will use it like you normally use CICS.

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 How to create a CICS shortcut

 1) Right-click on this link.

2) Select Copy Link Location.

3) Go to your desktop and right-click on an area not occupied by an icon or widget.

4) Select New, then select Shortcut.

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5) Paste the copied link into the text box and click Next.

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You may then type the desired name of the link and click Finish.

 
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