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Technical Requirements

Hardware and Software Requirements

Hardware Requirements
PC Mac
2.8 GHz Intel Pentium IV processor or greater Intel processor
1 GB of RAM, 2 GB or greater recommended 1 GB of RAM, 2 GB or greater recommended
High-speed Internet connection (8Mbps DSL / Cable or greater recommended) High-speed Internet connection (8Mbps DSL / Cable or greater recommended)
USB Headset with a built-in microphone* USB Headset with a built-in microphone*
Webcam** Webcam**
Software Requirements
PC Mac
Windows 7 (Limited support for Windows 8 and 10) Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)+
Web browser - Firefox, Internet Explorer 8.0+ Web browser - Firefox, Safari
Windows Media Player
Microsoft Silverlight 2.0+
RealPlayer 16 (Limited use)
Flip4Mac or VLC Player
Microsoft Silverlight 2.0+
RealPlayer 10 through SP (Limited use)
Adobe Reader Preview
Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word (2007 or newer) Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word (2008 or newer)
Blackboard Collaborate Luncher* Blackboard Collaborate Launcher*

*Required for Classroom LIVE.
**May be required for some Classroom LIVE courses.


Configuration Test Links

Please use the following links to test that your system configuration is compatible with each video format.

Classroom Online

Format: Sample:
Panopto View Sample
Windows Media Player (w/Silverlight) View Sample
Windows Media Player (Stand Alone) View Sample
Ensemble View Sample

Classroom LIVE

Classroom LIVE Sample Recorded Session:  View Sample Session


Distance Education Technical Support Contacts

E-mail: indetech@lehigh.edu
Phone: 610-758-4211
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  EST

Click here to view a complete list of Distance Education technical support contacts.