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Alertus for Mac

Alertus LogoAlertus is a rapid full-screen broadcasting system that is used to send alerts to Texas State-owned computers on the Texas State network. In the event of an emergency, Alertus displays effective and timely warnings to the campus community. Alertus Desktop Alert is available for faculty and staff to download and install on Texas State-owned computers.

For more information on Alertus, visit the Alertus website.


Before You Begin

  • A faculty or staff NetID and password are required.
  • You must be logged in as an administrator on the computer to install the software.
  • After downloading and installing the software, you must restart your computer to complete the installation.

Note: Alertus Desktop Alert is to be installed on Texas State-owned computers only.

If you have questions about these prerequisites, please contact your department's technical support person (TSP) or the IT Assistance Center (ITAC) before proceeding.


Installation Instructions

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Got Questions? Get Answers!

For more information or for answers to other questions about Alertus Desktop, see the Alertus Desktop how-tos and FAQs at Answers@TexasState.