Internet and Browser Recommendations

Internet Connection:

Below are the Internet download speed recommendations per stream for playing video content through our student portal delivery applications.

  • 0.5 Megabits per second - Required broadband connection speed
  • 1.5 Megabits per second - Recommended broadband connection speed
  • 3.0 Megabits per second - Recommended for SD quality
  • 5.0 Megabits per second - Recommended for HD quality

You can do a speed test to check your current Internet speed.

Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome version 37 or later on Windows XP Service Pack 3 or later and Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • Internet Explorer 11 or later on Windows 8.1 or later
  • Microsoft Edge on Windows 10
  • Mozilla Firefox version 42 or later on Windows Vista or later
    • Supported on stable, official release builds from Mozilla. 
  • Opera version 33 or later on Windows Vista Service Pack 2 or later and Mac OS X 10.9 or later
  • Safari on Mac OS X 10.10 or later

    Stream in HD where available if your Internet connection supports 5 megabits per second or more.

    • Google Chrome up to 720p
    • Internet Explorer up to 1080p
    • Microsoft Edge up to 1080p
    • Mozilla Firefox up to 720p
    • Opera up to 720p
    • Safari up to 1080p on Mac OS X 10.10.3 or later