1. Launch a browser

Use one of the following internet browsers:

Firefox

Safari

Opera

Chrome


 Internet Explorer is not currently compatible with the Web CMS backend and should not be used for site editing tasks.

2. Go to http://usm.maine.edu/user

This will direct you to the login screen for the Web CMS.

3. Enter account information

You will be required to use your UMS User ID and Password, just as you would log in to Blackboard or MaineStreet.

If this is your first time logging in to the CMS, you will not have access to do anything. The first login simply establishes your account within the Web CMS System. Logout, then contact your group's site admin to add your account as a group member.

After logging in, you will be brought to the My Groups Page.

User Menu

Once you are logged in, a User Menu under your UMS ID will appear in the right column, with the following links: