Supported Browsers and System Requirements for Using D2L

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Minimum System Requirements for this Release

All known issues with Internet Explorer 7 and Firefox 2 have been resolved.




Operating System

Windows 98, 98SE, ME, 2000, 2003, XP, Vista

Windows XP Service Pack 2
Mac OS X 10.41


800 x 600 minimum resolution

1024 x 768 resolution

Internet Speed

56K modem

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Browser (Windows)

Firefox 1.5 and higher
Internet Explorer 6 and higher
Netscape 7.2
Mozilla 1.3 to 1.7

Firefox 2.0
Internet Explorer 7

Browser (Mac OS X) 1

Firefox 1.5 and higher
Safari 1.5 and higher 3
Netscape 7.2
Mozilla 1.3 to 1.7

Firefox 2.0

Java 2

1.4 and higher






1 At this time, Intel Macs are not currently supported.
2 Java 6 (Java 1.6) is not currently supported.
3 Safari 1.5 and 2 are now supported.