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How do I check my browser version in Internet Explorer?
How do I check my browser version in Mozilla Firefox?
Clearing your Cookies or Temporary Internet files
Checking your Security and Privacy settings
Checking your Advanced browser settings
Setting MSU Online as your homepage
How do I check and install the correct version of Java?
My Java automatically updates to the newest version. How can I stop this?



How do I check my browser version? It is important that you have a browser that is compatible with Blackboard. Here are some instructions on how to check your browser version:

In Internet Explorer:

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How do I check my browser version? It is important that you have a browser that is compatible with Blackboard. Here are some instructions on how to check your browser version:

In Mozilla Firefox:

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Clearing your Cookies or Temporary Internet files: Back to Top

Checking your Security and Privacy settings: Back to Top

Checking your Advanced browser settings: Back to Top

Setting MSU Online as your homepage:

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How do I check and install the correct version of Java in Windows?

If you will be using Blackboard, you must have the correct version of Java. If you do not have the correct version, you may experience problems. You can check your Java version by doing the following:

If you do not have Java 7, you can use the following steps to update to a supported version of Java.

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My Java automatically updates to the newest version. How can I stop this?

Sometimes Java is set to automatically update to the newest version as it comes out. With Blackboard the newest Java version will cause problems. To disable the automatic update, follow these steps:

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