Published 06/08/2016 4:39 AM   |    Updated 06/08/2016 4:39 PM

What browsers are supported in D2L Brightspace?

D2L Brightspace provides a list of supported browsers in the Platform RequirementsYou can review the Browser support lifecycle for D2L’s explanation of the statuses.

In this FAQ, we have included the D2L Brightspace Browser support section shown below.  Additionally, we have added an Issues column with FAQ links of specific browser issues discovered by MnSCU.  Please view the FAQs for the specific browser version you are using. If you are unsure which browser you are using, you can click this link http://www.whatbrowser.org/ to view the browser and version.

Note: If you are having an issue in one browser, please try a different browser as some D2L Brightspace tools, features and functions could perform better in a different browser.


Browser support

  • Ensure that your browser has JavaScript and Cookies enabled.
  • For desktop systems, you must have Adobe Flash Player 10.1.

 

Desktop Support for Windows

Browser

   Status

Issues

Microsoft Edge
(Latest)

 Supported

Internet Explorer 10 and 11

Maintenance

 

Internet Explorer 9 or older

Unsupported

 Firefox (Latest)

Supported

 Firefox ESR
(View FAQ)

Supported

 Chrome (Latest)

Supported

 

 

Desktop Support for Mac OS X

 Browser

 Status

Issues

Safari
(Latest)

Supported

  • After logging in, users may be automatically re-directed to the login page

 Safari 6, 7, or 8

Maintenance

 Safari 5.1 and older

Unsupported

 Firefox (Latest)

Supported

  Firefox ESR
(View FAQ)

Supported

 Chrome (Latest)

Supported

 

Tablet and Mobile Support

 Device

 Operating   System

 Browser Version

Status

 Issues

  Android

 Android 4

 Android (Latest)

  Supported

  Apple

iOS 6, 7, 8, and 9

 Safari (Latest)

  Supported

 Microsoft Surface

 Windows 8

 Internet Explorer 11

 Supported

 BlackBerry (mobile only)

 BlackBerry 7, 10

 BlackBerry (Latest)

Supported