Using TIMS

You should also enable pop-ups on your browser so that the site can properly display all content. Finally, many portions of the site require using a free account to log in and access them. To apply for a free account, click here.

Why did I not receive an account approval email?

Your email server may be blocking the approval email. Please add the tims_info@berkeley.edu email address to your safe list and then click on the Forgot your password? link on the Login page to re-send a new password.


Browser Support

What are the system requirements for viewing this site?

The TIMS website works best on:

  • Chrome (recommended)
  • Firefox
  • Edge
  • Safari 9 and later
  • Internet Explorer 8 and later
  • * New SWITRS GIS Map is not supported in Internet Explorer 8-10.

Icons Not Showing in Internet Explorer ?

This issue was caused by a Windows 10 feature called Untrusted Font Blocking.

To disable Untrusted Font Blocking using Group Policy:

  1. Open Group Policy Management Editor
  2. Under Local Computer Policy, expand Computer Configuration, expand Administrative Templates, expand System, and then click Mitigation Options.
  3. In the Untrusted Font Blocking setting select Do not block untrusted fonts

To disable Untrusted Font Blocking using Registry Editor:

  1. Open Registry Editor (regedit.exe) and go to the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Kernel\
  2. If the MitigationOptions key is not there, right-click and add a new QWORD (64-bit) Value, naming it as MitigationOptions.
  3. To turn this feature off. Type 2000000000000.

IMPORTANT: A computer restart is required for the changes to take effect.

For more information about this, please visit https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3053676.