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Learn@UW - Recommended Software and Browsers
This document contains the list of recommended web browsers, settings, and software for use with Learn@UW. Please note that the information below is from the Software Vendor. Alternative and newer versions of the listed operating systems and browsers may or may not work properly with Learn@UW in certain cases, but there should be no expectation that they do. We will submit any reported problems to Desire2Learn for newer operating systems and browsers.
For information on which browsers are recommended for use with Canvas, click here.
|OS||Supported browsers, recommended||Minimal browser support,
to be phased out within a year
|Mac OS X||
for Desktop Web
- Make sure that the browser is set to accept cookies (from both 1st party and 3rd party). See Web Browsers - Cookies FAQ for details (use the "managing cookies" links on the bottom of the page).
The following software should be installed for full functionality within the Learn@UW site:
- Sun Java Runtime Environment 6 or greater is required for Online Rooms. See Windows - Installing Sun Java. Mac OS system updates include Java.
- Adobe Flash Player 10.1 or greater is required to use the Record Audio and Record Video features.