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Blackboard Browser Compatibility 

Blackboard 9 LogoBlackboard supports four primary browsers. Links to the vendor sites for the browsers are included below.

 Supported Browsers for Blackboard


​The Google Chrome web browser is updated frequently, and Blackboard supports the latest stable release. Both newer and older versions may also be supported.

The Mozilla Firefox web browser is updated frequently, and Blackboard supports the latest stable release. Both newer and older versions may also be supported.

​Blackboard supports these Microsoft web browsers: Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 10, and Internet Explorer 11.

Blackboard supports these Apple web browsers for Mac users: Safari 6 and Safari 7.

Blackboard does not test Safari 5 for Windows, and Apple's support for the Windows version of Safari is unclear.

​Download Supported Browsers
To download the most recent browsers that are supported by Blackboard, select the appropriate link:

JRE Support

Blackboard Learn requires the latest version of Sun JRE. The JRE can be
downloaded from


Blackboard strives to make all its products as accessible as possible. JAWS for Windows 11 and 12 were used during accessibility testing.

No Longer Supported

The following technologies are not supported:
  • Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7
  • Firefox 1.x, 2.0, 3.0, and 3.5
  • Safari 2.0, 3.x, 5.0  (or any version on Windows)
  • Mac OSX 10.3, 10.4 "Tiger"
  • Java 5 (although it may continue to work)

Notes on Drag and Drop Functionality

Firefox 8 and Mac OS are not compatible with the drag and drop functions on Blackboard Learn.

For more information, contact TCC Blackboard Support at or (850) 201-8540.
Contact Information

For more information contact the Center for Distance Learning by phone (850) 201-9400 or e-mail

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