Center for Innovation in Teaching and Research

Western Online D2L Brightspace Technical Requirements

To ensure you have the necessary technology to utilize the Western Online D2L Brightspace, a system check ( https://community.desire2learn.com/d2l/systemCheck ) is available to identify any issues prior to beginning an online class.

Supported Browsers (latest versions) for Desktop Computers

Microsoft Windows
  • Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox
Apple Mac OS
  • Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox

Supported Browsers (latest versions) for Tablets and Mobile Devices

Android OS for Android phones and tablets
  • Google Chrome
Apple iOS for iPhone and iPad
  • Apple Safari

Additional details are available at Brightspace Browser Support .