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Enterprise Mass Notification System (eMNS) Instructions
  1. Marine Corps Enterprise Network (MCEN) NIPR users—Right click on the Purple Globe icon in your workstation system tray (bottom right corner on desktop).
  2. Select “Access Self Service.”
  3. When prompted, select your appropriate CAC Certificate (it will contain the word “EMAIL” and can be either certificate) and enter your CAC PIN and then click “OK.”
  4. Select "My Profile" at the top of the page. 
  5. Select "Edit." 
  6. Under "Basic Info," click the hyperlink adjacent to the name of your location. From there, select your unit or most applicable option. Once this is selected, click the purple "undefined" button. 
    1. Note: For OCONUS Users, follow the detailed instructions for entering device data contained on the device tab.
      1. For Land Lines – Do not Enter DSN numbers for work phones or on-base home phones. 
        1. For Iwakuni – enter 011 81 82 779 xxxx (last 4 digits). Select "Accept as is" when prompted.
        2. For Okinawa enter 011 81 98 xxx (3 digit Base code) xxxx (last 4 digits of the phone number). Select "Accept as is" when prompted.
      2. For Cell phones – Enter the number as follows: 011 81 (drop the first 0 of the number) + last 10 digits. (example – 01181801234567890)
      3. For Text Messaging – enter the Text Messaging number as you did for Phone-Mobile. You can copy and paste from Phone-Mobile.
  7. Click “Save.”
  8. Update your profile any time you have a change.
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Marine Corps personnel whose workstation resides on the MCW network can access the Self-Service function by using the URL associated with your Installation from the following list. Then follow the above instruction starting with step #4:

Other DoD Users
Other DoD personnel who are members of Tenant organizations on a Marine Corps installation, but are not on the NIPR or MCW networks do not have access to Self-Service. Their account information must be provided manually – as either comma-separated value (.csv) file import or system operator input.

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Need Assistance?

Contact your local USMC eMNS Administrator to assist with any issues or questions. Blackberry AtHoc Support does not have access to eMNS or user databases, so be sure to work with your local eMNS Administrator before contacting Blackberry.  

To contact Blackberry AtHoc Technical Support after-hours for general information:


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