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Technical Requirements for Web-based Courses

Web-based Component Requirements

For courses, you need to have:

  • A computer that meets the specifics shown below and has up-to-date Adobe Flash installed
  • Internet access
  • A compatible internet browser with Adobe Flash enabled

Do I need Internet Access?

You will not be able to view the course without internet access.
 

Internet Browser Recommendations

  1. Microsoft Edge (Download here)
  2. Mozilla Firefox (Download here)
  3. Safari (For Mac: Enable Here)
 

Ensure That Your Computer Is WCEI E-Learning Ready

To use our online learning system, your computer must meet these standard specifications.
Please keep in mind that these are minimum system requirements and other environmental factors may impact your course delivery performance.

Personal Computers

Your computer must minimally have a recent Windows operating system or Mac OSX; CPU of 400 MHz or faster; and, screen resolution of at least 1024x768. Most modern computers easily meet these criteria.

Adobe Flash

A must-have component is up-to-date Adobe Flash Player. Without it your training program will not remember your progress and may deliver blank screens or no audio. Most browsers are now embedding Flash in a disabled state.  Microsoft Edge is the exception -- it is both embedded and enabled.  We recommend its use. 

Mobile Devices

iPads: You must use a Flash-enabled browser. Without Flash, it may appear to play properly but will not remember sections and slides viewed. We have had excellent results using Puffin , a Flash-enabled mobile browser, which is available for free subscription at the Apple Store. It both played and tracked well.
Android Devices: We had good results with Mozilla Firefox on Android devices. It is available at the Play Store on your device for free.

 

Nearly all “newer” computers easily meet these standards. However, if you’re on an older computer please double check them carefully.


Recommended Computer Specifications for PC

  • ​Dual Core Processor
  • Windows 7 (preferred) or Windows Vista
  • 2 GB RAM or higher
  • 16 GB hard disk space free
  • A monitor capable of at least 1024 x 768 resolution
  • DVD drive (16x) or faster
  • Sound card with external speakers
  • 256 MB Video card or better
  • Broadband connection (DSL, cable, etc.)
 

Minimum Computer Specifications for PC

  • Processor Speed 3 GHz
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB hard disk space free
  • A monitor capable of handling at least 800 x 600 resolution
  • CD-ROM drive (16x)
  • Sound card with external speakers
  • Sound card with external speakers
  • DSL connection or higher


Recommended Computer Specifications for Mac

  • Nehalem processor (Core i3, i5, i7, or Xeon)
  • Mac OSX 10.6 "Snow Leopard"
  • 2 GB MB RAM or higher
  • 16 GB hard disk space free
  • A monitor capable of handling at least 1024 x 768 resolution
  • VD drive (16x) or faster
  • Sound card with external speakers
  • 256 MB Video card or better
  • Broadband connection (DSL, cable, etc)
 

Minimum Computer Specifications for Mac

  • Core processor (Core 2 Duo, Xeon 5100, Xeon 5300 or Xeon 5400)
  • Mac OSX 10.5 "Leopard"
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB hard disk space free
  • A monitor capable of handling at least 800 x 600 resolution
  • CD-ROM drive (16x)
  • Sound card with external speakers
  • 256 MB Video card or better
  • DSL connection or higher


How Should I Configure My Internet Browser?

  • Javascript: Should be enabled
  • Cookies: Should be enabled
  • Frames: Should be enabled
  • Images Enabled: Should be enabled
  • Screen Resolution: Should be 1024 x 768px
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