WorldClassRoom will run with the minimum system specifications, but it is always recommended to use the most up-to-date computer and browsers. Canvas supports the two latest versions of any browser; however, it is highly recommended that you have the latest version of the browser installed for the optimal experience.
Flash is required to record and upload audio/video in WorldClassRoom.
The versions of Flash which are currently supported are 20 and 21.
The Java plug-in is NOT required for the majority of course activities in WorldClassRoom. However, if you want to share screens in Conferences, you'll still need the Java plug-in.
The latest version of Java is available for download here.
|Screen Size||WorldClassRoom is best viewed at a minimum of 800x600, which is the average size of a notebook computer. WCR can also be viewed on smaller screens, such as a tablet or a mobile phone.|
|Mobile OS Native App Support||
|Computer Speed and Processor||
WorldClassRoom works well for most* Internet connections. We recommend you access WorldClassRoom through DSL, Broadband, or another high speed internet service.
* Dial up is not recommended.
|Screen Readers||The latest versions of JAWS, VoiceOver, NVDA|
A WebCam and Microphone is required to record video and audio in WorldClassRoom.
If you wish to record video or audio but you do not have a built-in WebCam and Mic on your computer, tablet, or cell phone, you may opt to purchase one for recording purposes. (Commercially available WebCams and microphones will work.)