• Technical Requirements

    Supported Browsers  

    Browser Checker checks whether Blackboard supports your browser and operating system.

    Browser and operating systems supported by Blackboard (9.1 Q2 2018 release)

    Required Software

    • Microsoft Word 97 or higher. See link to free Office 365 download below.
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader (free download)

    Recommended Software

    • Microsoft Office Suite 2003 or higher.  Microsoft Office 365 is available to CCAC students for free.

    Internet Access

    Broadband or local area network access, recommended

    • 56Kbps modem connection (minimum)
    • Students are responsible for any Internet Service Provider (ISP) fees


  • Learn More About Browsers & Compatibility Issues

    Are you confused about these technical issues? Want to learn more about internet browsers, how they work, and what you need to know? Watch our tech-torial, Web Browsers and Compatibility Issues.