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

Browser Check
Browser:
Version:
Platform:

Warning
For a list of supported Browsers, please refer to the Browser Support Matrix.

Java Check
Java:
Version(s):
The version of Java that Blackboard currently supports is 1.7.0_x.  Older versions may work, but if you're experiencing problems with Blackboard, you may try updating your Java Plug-in.

If more than one version is listed, we recommended you remove the older version(s) to eliminate potential security vulnerabilities, Java Unistall Tool.

Javascript Check
Fail
If this check fails, refer to the Browser Settings Guide for instructions on enabling Javascript for your browser.

Cookies Check
Fail
If this check fails, refer to the Browser Settings Guide for instructions on enabling Cookies for your browser.

Popup Window Check
Fail
If this check fails, refer to the Browser Settings Guide for instructions on enabling Popup Windows for your browser.

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.


Plugin Checks

Plugin
Installed
Version

Adobe Flash

Adobe Shockwave

Adobe Reader

Apple QuickTime

RealPlayer

Windows Media Player