Technical Requirements

System Requirements

Windows Users

Mac Users

  • Mac OS X or higher
  • 56k modem (dial-up) or higher
  • Soundcard and speakers or headphones
  • Safari
  • If unable to view course on a Mac, cookies need to be turned on in Safari.
    • In Safari 5.1 or later:
      1. Open Safari
      2. Open the Safari menu, click on the Preferences menu
      3. In the window that opens, click Privacy
      4. Look for the Block cookies heading, and select Never
      5. Close the Privacy window
    • In Safari 5.0 or earlier:
      1. Open Safari
      2. Open the Safari menu, click on the Preferences menu
      3. In the window that opens, click Security
      4. Look for the Accept cookies heading and select Always
      5. Close the Security window

iPad Users

  • iOS 5.1 or greater
  • Known issues with iPad
    • File uploads are not supported
    • By default iPad does not support opening zip files. (Tip: a third party application can be used to view content in a zip file)
    • Documents opened in course frame are not scrollable because frames always get resizes to fit their content.
    • Classlive
      • Classlive pro authoring plug-ins are not available for iPad
      • Classlive Lead/Join session and playback functionality does not work on iPad because iPad does not support Java
    • Exams
      • Examguard Lockdown brorwser is not available for iPad
    • Chat
      • Join chat room functionality does not work on iPad because iPad does not support Java
    • If unable to access courses:
      • Make sure that cookies are enabled and pop-up blocker is disabled. This can be done by:
        1. going into Settings, and
        2. with Safari in the left menu,
        3. set Accept Cookies to "Always," and
        4. Block Pop-ups to "Off."

Mobile Requirements

  • iPhone: iOS 3.1.3 and above
  • Android: OS 1.5 (Cupcake) and above
  • Windows: 7.0 and above
  • Blackberry: 5.0 and above
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