System and Software Requirements

  Required Recommended
Operating system Windows XP, Windows 7, 8

Mac OS X

Windows 7, 8

Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion)

Video Minimum resolution of 1024 x 600 Resolution of 1024 x 768 or greater
Internet speed 56K modem 56K or cable modem, DSL
Java Runtime Environment (JRE) JRE 6.x

(Required to run the Equation Editor)

JRE 6 update 31
JavaScript Enabled Enabled
Cookies Enabled Enabled


Browser support

You can see what the support statuses mean in the Browser support lifecycle.

Your system must have Java Runtime Environment 6 or greater to run the Equation Editor and Adobe Flash Player 10.1 or greater to use the Record Audio and Record Video features.   Ensure that your browser has JavaScript and Cookies enabled.



Internet Explorer 8 was moved into maintenance mode with version 10.0, and will no longer be supported in the next version of the Learning Suite (10.2).


Browser Status
Internet Explorer 10 Supported
Internet Explorer 9 Supported
Internet Explorer 8 Unsupported
Firefox 18 or newer
Firefox (older) Unsupported
Chrome (newest)



Mac OS X

Browser Status
Safari 6.0 Supported
Safari 5.1 Supported
Firefox 18 or newer
Firefox (older) Unsupported
Chrome (newest)



Tablet support for Desktop Web

Browser Status
Android Browser (newest) Supported
iPad Safari (newest) Supported
Playbook Browser (newest) Supported

Mobile Web

Operating System/Browser Status
iOS (Newest) Supported
iOS 5 (Safari 5.1) Supported
iOS 4 (Safari 5.0) Maintenance
iOS 3 (Safari 4) Maintenance
Android (Newest) Supported
Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Supported
Android 3.2 (Honeycomb) Supported
Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Supported
Android 2.2 (Froyo) Supported
Android 2.1 (Eclair) Maintenance
Android 1.6 (Donut) Maintenance
Android 1.5 (Cupcake) Maintenance
Blackberry 7 Supported
Blackberry 6 Supported