System Configuration

Internet Connection

A stable DSL, cable, or satellite connection is required to use Blackboard. Direct connections to the router are preferred over wireless or satellite connections.

Operating Systems and Browsers

See Blackboard’s list of Supported Browsers and Operating systems for a full list of supported technology.

To ensure your system is compatible with Blackboard, take the Browser Test. This page will test your computer for up-to-date browsers, plugins, and other software necessary for working in Blackboard.