You may need the following applications for your online courses. Click on a link to download an application and install it to your computer.
|Downloadable Files ||Functions
|JAVA download based on your computer operating system, Mac or Windows, choose the according JAVA and install.||Necessary component to work with Blackboard tools such as discussions, messages, and tests.
Use JAVA 1.7 version
|Mozilla Firefox 24 (PC) |
|Mozilla Firefox 24 version is the compatible browser for Blackboard. It can be an alternative browser if your primary browser does not function appropriately in Blackboard.|
|Chrome (PC)||Google Chrome on PC is a compatible browser in Blackboard|
|MS Office File Converter||Open and view MS Office 2007/2010 files if you use MS Office 2003 or older version on your computer.|
|MS PowerPoint Viewer||Open and view a MS PowerPoint file if you do not have MS PowerPoint on your computer.|
|MS Word Viewer ||Open and view a MS Word file if you do not have MS Word on your computer.|
|MS Excel Viewer ||Open and view a MS Excel file if you do not have MS Excel on your computer.|
|Adobe Reader||Open and view a .pdf file. Some of your online class notes, syllabus, or assignments are in .pdf format.|
|Flash Player 9 for IE|
Flash Player 9 for Firefox
|Open and view Flash files (.swf format) that are used in multimedia tutorials. In some online courses, instructions made with audio and video are mostly in .swf format.|
|PDF Converter ||Convert MS Office 2007/2010 files to .pdf files.|