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System Requirements

The following minimum hardware and software requirements are necessary in order to access an online class through Vincennes University's current version of Blackboard. Individual instructors may have additional requirements for specific classes. Be sure to check your course syllabus and discuss technology needs with your instructor as early in the class as possible.

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  Minimum Recommended
Operating System Windows 7 or higher
Mac OSX 10.8 or higher
Windows 10
Mac OS 10.12
Processor 1 GHz processor 2 GHz or faster processor
Memory 512 MB of RAM 2 GB of RAM or higher
Monitor Resolution 1024 x 768 1024 x 768 or higher
Free Hard Disk Space 5 GB of free disk space 20 GB or higher of free space
Internet Connection Broadband (high-speed) Internet connection with a consistent minimum speed of 1.5 Mbps. Broadband (high-speed) Internet connection with a speed of 4 Mbps or higher
Internet Browser** Microsoft Edge, Safari , Chrome or Firefox Firefox or Chrome
Flash Player Flash may be required to play videos within the Blackboard system.
Students are required to have regular, reliable access to a computer with a stable broadband Internet connection.