Computer Requirements

Hardware Requirements  |  Software Requirements  |  Web Browser Configurations

Hardware Requirements

Processor
1.8 Ghz or faster
RAM
2 Gig RAM required, additional RAM recommended.
Speakers
for audio presentations in courses
CD Drive
32x speed or faster
Internet Connection
Most content is data intensive; LAN, DSL, Cable, or Wireless internet connection is preferable.
Minimum requirement-56K modem (dial-up connection). LAN, DSL, or Cable internet connection is required for quizzing or testing.

 

Software Requirements

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-windows.html
Operating System
Windows 7 or higher
Browsers
Google Chrome
Office Suite
Microsoft Office 2013 or Office 365
Email
Students are required to use their college issued student email account.
Virus Protection
Current, up-to-date anti-virus software is required.
JavaScript
JavaScript has to be enabled on your computer in order to use D2L.
1.) click Check/Download JavaScript
Adobe Reader
Adobe Reader has to be enabled on your computer in order to view PDF files.
1.) Download Adobe Reader link, once the page opens,
2.) uncheck -- all items in the Optional Offers column
3.) click the Install Now button
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Player has to be enabled on your computer in order to view some files.
1.) Download Adobe Flash Player , once the page opens,
2.) uncheck -- all items in the Optional Offers column
3.) click Install Now button
VLC MultiMedia Player
VLC MultiMedia Player is another option to enable on your computer in order to view some files.
1.) Download VLC MultiMedia Player , once the page opens,
2.) click Download VLC button

 

Enhance Your D2L ExperIence with these Web Browser Configurations

Computer System Check

The Computer System Check is designed to ensure your computer system is properly configured for our D2L web courses. It verfies your browser version, browser settings & display settings on your computer.

FREE Spyware & Adware removal tools. FREE anti-virus.

Microsoft Windows Defender - www.microsoft.com Scroll down to Popular Downloads.

AVG FREE Anti-virus - http://free.grisoft.com/doc/1