Recommended Browsers and Settings

Recommended Browsers and Settings

Click here to download Google Chrome

Enable Cookies
Chrome menu > Settings > Privacy > Content Settings > Cookies > Ensure "Allow local data to be set" is checked. Google Chrome Help
Enable Pop-Ups
Chrome menu > Settings > Privacy > Content Settings > Pop-ups > Ensure "Allow all sites to show pop-ups" is checked.  Google Chrome Help
Enable Java/Javascript
Chrome menu > Settings > Privacy > Content Settings > Javascript > Ensure "Allow all sites to run Javascript" is checked. Google Chrome Help

Click here to download Mozilla Firefox

Enable Cookies
Firefox menu > Options > Privacy > Ensure "Firefox will: Remember history" is selected. Firefox help
Enable Pop-Ups
Firefox menu > Option > Content > Ensure "Block pop-up windows" check box is not selected. Firefox help
Enable Java/Javascript
Firefox menu > Option > Content > Ensure "Block pop-up windows" check box is not selected. Firefox help

Click here to download Mozilla Firefox

Enable Cookies
Firefox > Preferences> Privacy > Set "Firefox will" option to: "Use custom settings for history" > Check mark "Accept cookies from sites. Firefox help
Enable Pop-Ups
Firefox > Preferences > Content > Ensure "Block pop-up windows" is not selected. Firefox help
Enable Java/Javascript
Firefox > Preferences > Content > Ensure "Block pop-up windows" is not selected. Firefox help

Click here to download Safari (Mac only)

Enable Cookies
Safari will automatically block cookies from the current domain that you are on. And by default it also prevents third-party websites from leaving data in your cache, local storage, or databases.

Enable Pop-Ups
Choose Safari > Block Pop-Up Windows to toggle this setting Safari Help

Download a Compatible Browser

If your web browser is not listed here, please install and use one of the browsers listed above for the best experience with the UC Course Portal. Google Chrome and Firefox are the recommended browsers for UC courses.

        

*Please avoid using Opera or Internet Explorer 9 or older, as they are known to cause errors when submitting assignments.

Browser Configuration

The UC Course Portal is most compatible with Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari. You may not be able to access all features in every browser. Google Chrome and Firefox have been tested as the most compatible browsers and therefore they are the recommended browsers for the UC Course Portal.

Please disable pop-up blocking software you may have installed on your computer or pop-up blocking features that you may have enabled in your browser while using the UC Course Portal. Please note that some additional browser tool bars that you may have installed can also act as pop-up blockers. These could include the Yahoo tool bar, Google tool bar, MSN Tool bar and more. Please check to see if your browser has any of these, or other tool bars that may block pop-ups, installed and disable their pop-up blocking feature while using the Course Portal.

If you are experiencing problems viewing your course or it's content, first be sure you are using one of the web browsers listed above. If you are using one shown above, please ensure that your browser is configured as listed.