Supported Browsers and Technology for D2L

Supported Browsers

To ensure that your D2L experience is as seamless as possible, we recommend that you review the Supported Browsers by D2L to keep your workstation up to date with the latest supported browser version. By using non-supported technology, you may experience technical difficulties that cannot be corrected.

For the best performance, only use devices and browsers with a status of Supported, and verify that your browser has JavaScript and Cookies enabled.

Browser Links

The section below will explain where you can download the various supported browsers if you do not have them.



Software and Plug-Ins

The following plugins and software are helpful options to use with D2L. These can be used if you choose to view and use interactive and/or downloadable content. Each program is freely available on the internet. Click on each of the links below to either sign-in to utilize the software or download and install the available plugins.


  • Microsoft gives students, with a valid school email address, free access to Office 365. Office 365 for Education, includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools.
  • Adobe Reader is useful if you do not have Adobe Acrobat, but need to view a .PDF document.

Note: Specific courses or programs may require additional software and hardware. Be sure to check the individual course requirements.

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