Bb ImageBrowser Check

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If you pass all checks listed below, you should be able to use the main features of Blackboard
.

 
Browser
Check
Warning
Browser:
Version:
Platform:

We recommend using Safari or Google Chrome.

Download Links: - - Safari - - - Google Chrome

 
JavaScript
Check
Fail

If this check fails, you will need to enable Javascript for your browser. Java is included in Mac OS X updates through OS 10.6 and needs no other downloading or setting.
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) no longer has Java runtime as part of the operating system installation.
When you use software requiring it, you are prompted to install the Java runtime. Follow the onscreen installation instructions.
Or, go to Applications > Utilities and open Java Preferences. If Java is not installed, follow the onscreen instructions.


- Enabling JavaScript in Internet Explorer (Windows)
- Enabling JavaScript in Firefox
(Windows)
 

 
Cookies
Check
Fail If this check fails, you will need to enable Cookies for your browser.

- Enabling Cookies in Internet Explorer 7 & 8 (Windows)
- Enabling Cookies in Mozilla Firefox (Windows, Linux, Mac OS X)

 
Popup
Window
Check
Fail If this check fails, you will need to enable Popup Windows for your browser for Bb tests and other activities requiring Popup Windows.

- Enabling Popup Windows in Internet Explorer 7 & 8 (Windows)
- Enabling Popup Windows in Mozilla Firefox (Windows, Linux, Mac OS X)

You will also need to disable any browser toolbars that have popup blockers.

 
Port 80
Check
Fail This check works by trying to download an image through the specified port.  Port 80 is the standard web (http) port.
If this check fails you may need to lower your firewall or computer's security settings.
 
Java
Check
No Java Support.

If you see nothing to the left (or just a gray box) then Java functionality is not available.

Blackboard currently supports Java™ 6 Update 13. Java Runtime Environment 5 (JRE™ 5) is no longer supported.
Older versions may work, but if you're experiencing problems with Blackboard, Windows users can update at Java Plug-in.

Mac users have the Java update included in the Software Update from Apple.

 
Screen
Resolution
Check
Your current screen resolution is . We recommend a screen resolution of 1024x768 or higher.

Check your browser plugins to view media in Blackboard.
Plugin Name
Installed?
Version
Download
Adobe Flash
Adobe Shockwave
Adobe Reader
Apple QuickTime
RealPlayer
Windows Media Player

Microsoft SilverLight

Right- or Control-Click to download (Save As, Download As) and open Microsoft and Adobe Reader files in Blackboard.
File Type
Sample Download File
Windows
Mac
Microsoft Word Download Word 1997-2003 File (.doc)
Download Word 2007
File (.docx)

Download Word Viewer (non-MS Office Users)
Download Office Compatibility Pack (Office 2003 or older)

Download a free open source application such as OpenOffice or NeoOffice
Microsoft PowerPoint Download PPT 1997-2003 File (.ppt)
Download PPT 2007 File (.pptx)
Download PowerPoint Viewer (non-MS Office Users)
Download Office Compatibility Pack (for Office 2003 or older)
Microsoft Excel Download Excel 1997-2003 File (.xls)
Download Excel 2007 File (.xlsx)
Download Excel Viewer (non-MS Office Users)
Download Office Compatibility Pack (for Windows Office 2003 or older)
Adobe PDF Download File (.pdf)

BrowserCheck code courtesy of Mr. Shannon Meisenheimer, University of Central Missouri.
Modified by Mr. Brett Creech, Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette
Modified for CSU Stanislaus by Bob Koehler and Glenn Pillsbury
9/2/12

Deployment Date: 13 July 2010
BrowserCheck version 2.3 (modified)