Supported Browsers


The browser versions listed are those that were available when Blackboard Learn 9.1 Service Pack 13 was released in June 2013.

Preferred  Browsers

The dates listed are the latest numbered patch release dates.

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Limited Ability Browsers

The dates listed are the original release dates for general availability.

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  • Safari® 6 from Apple (25 July 2012)
  • Safari 5 from Apple (7 June 2010)
  • Safari 5 for Windows is an exception. Apple's continued support for this browser is unclear, and Blackboard does not test it.

Don't See Your Browser or Version Listed?
Both newer and older browsers from these vendors may be supported. Please see Blackboard's general browser support policy for Learn at Browser Support Policy.

On Apple Mac OS X, Google's Chrome browser does not support Java 7 because of incompatibilities between 64-bit Java and 32-bit Chrome. Firefox and Safari browsers do not have this limitation on Mac OS X. Users of the Chrome browser on Mac OS X must configure Java 6 support in order to access the features listed above.

Apple App Store
Blackboard Learn App Available giving students and faculty access to their courses on a variety of devices.
iOS®,   Android™,   BlackBerry®, and webOS® smartphones

Search for "Blackboard" in your devices app store.
Google Play