Test Your Browser for Blackboard
The Wayland Baptist University Blackboard system has a few requirements to work properly. Use this page to check whether you have a recommended browser and the required plug ins and features installed or enabled. If you pass all checks listed below, you should be able to use the main features of Blackboard.
Cookies CheckIf this check fails, refer to the Browser Settings Guide for instructions on enabling Cookies for your browser.
PopUp Window CheckIf this check fails, refer to the Browser Settings Guide for instructions on enabling PopUp Windows for your browser.
Port 80 CheckThis check works by trying to download an image through the specified port. Port 80 is the standard web (http) port.
Verify that Java is enabled. The version of Java that Blackboard currently supports is 1.7.0_x. Older versions may work, but if you're experiencing problems with Blackboard, you may try updating your Java Plug-in.
If more than one version is listed, we recommended you remove the older version(s)
using the Java Uninstall Tool to eliminate potential security vulnerabilities.
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For additional information on browser support for Blackboard, visit Blackboard's Browser Support page.