D2L Platform Requirements


System and software requirements

 Required
Recommended
Operating System
Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
Mac OS X
Windows 7
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 1.6.x
(Required to run the Equation Editor)
JRE 6 update 31
JavaScript
Enabled
Enabled
Cookies
Enabled
Enabled


Course import compatibility

The package formats below can be directly imported into Learning Environment using the browser based import or Bulk Course Create.

  • Blackboard 5.x, 6.x, 7.x, 8.x, 9.x
  • WebCT CE 3.x, CE 4, CE 6.x/8.x (single modules or quizzes only), Vista 4.x/8.x (single modules or quizzes only)
  • IMS Common Cartridge 1.0
  • SCORM 1.2/2004
  • Respondus 2.0, 3.x, 4.x
  • D2L 8.x, 9.x, 10.x

Browser support

Windows

Browser
Status
Internet Explorer 10
Investigation
Internet Explorer 9
Supported (recommended)
Internet Explorer 8 
Maintenance
Firefox (newest)
Supported (recommended)
Firefox 10.0
Maintenance
Chrome (newest)
Supported


Mac OS X

Browser 
Status
Safari 5.1
Supported
Safari 5.0
Maintenance
Safari 4.0
Maintenance
Firefox (newest)
Supported (recommended)
Firefox 10.0
Maintenance
Chrome (newest)
Supported


Tablet support for Desktop Web

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


Mobile Web

Browser
Status
iOS  (newest)
Supported
iOS (Safari 5.1)
Supported
iOS (Safari 5.0)
Maintenance
iOS Safari (4)
Maintenance
Android (newest)
Supported
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Supported
Android (Honeycomb)
Supported
Android (Gingerbread)
Supported
Android (Froyo)
Supported
Android (Eclair)Maintenance
Android (Donut)
Maintenance
Android (Cupcake)
Maintenance
 Blackberry 6
Supported


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