Browser Compatibility Version 9.1

Stop! Are you using Internet Explorer 9? If you are, don't! The UTHSC EdTech team does not recommended using Internet Explorer 9 with Blackboard.

The latest version of Firefox is the recommended browser for Blackboard and all other web-based systems supported by the UTHSC EdTech team. Click here to download the latest version of Firefox.


Blackboard Learn Release 9.1 was tested with a variety of Internet browsers. Follow the link below, you will find tables that pair commonly used operating systems with popular web browsers. Use the following key to help you decide whether or not the browser/OS combination you have installed on your computer will work well with Blackboard.

The following technologies are not supported:

  • Internet Explorer Version 7 or lower
  • Firefox version 3.6 or lower
  • Safari version 3.x or lower (or any version on Windows)
  • Mac OSX 10.4 "Tiger"
  • Java 5

Certified Certified: fully tested and supported.
Compatible Compatible: partially tested but should function properly.
Not recommended Not Recommended: multiple UTHSC users have experienced problems.
Unsupported Unsupported: either impossible or not tested.

Microsoft® Windows® Operating System

Version Internet Explorer Firefox Chrome
  10 9 8 Extended
Support Release
Final Release
Channel
Stable Channel
XP (32-bit) Unsupported Unsupported Compatible Certified Compatible Compatible
Vista (32-bit) Unsupported Not recommended Compatible Certified Certified Compatible
Vista (64-bit) Unsupported Not recommended Compatible Certified Compatible Compatible
7 (32-bit) Unsupported Not recommended Compatible Certified Certified Certified
7 (64-bit) Unsupported Not recommended Compatible Certified Certified Certified
8 (32-bit) Compatible Unsupported Unsupported Certified Certified Certified
8 (64-bit) Certified Unsupported Unsupported Certified Certified Certified

 

Apple® Mac OS® Operating System

Version Safari Firefox Chrome
  6.0.1 5.1 5.0 4.0 Extended
Support Release
Final Release
Channel
Stable Channel
10.6 Unsupported Certified Certified Compatible Certified Certified Certified
10.7 Certified
(10.7.5)
Certified Unsupported Unsupported Certified Certified Certified
10.8 Certified
(10.8.2)
Certified Unsupported Unsupported Certified Certified Certified

 




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Sep 2014

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