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Technical Requirements

The technical requirements for studying with NLRO are below. 2019 requirements are listed below the 2020 requirements.

2020 Requirements

 

Operating System Windows 10 / mac0S 10.14
Processor 1 GHz or higher
Memory 1GB of RAM
Hard Drive Space 1GB free disk space
Browser

Microsoft Edge (Latest Version)

Note: Cookies, Java, and JavaScript must be enabled. Pop-up blockers should be configured to permit new windows from NLRO web sites. Due to nonstandard handling of CSS, JavaScript and caching, we do not recommend using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome as your browser.

Plug-ins Required

Most recent Adobe Reader [Download from Adobe]

Most recent Java [Download from Java]

Additional Required Software

Word Processing Software or Google Docs – All assignments must be uploaded in standard MS Office format. Ensure that you are saving documents in .doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .xls, xlsx, or .pdf formats or the instructors will be unable to grade your submission.

Windows Media Player WMP is able to play all media formats and .swf files provided in the LMS.

Internet Connection Broadband (cable or DSL) connection required
Printer

Instructor: Access to graphics-capable 3-in-one printer, fax, scanner

Student: Access to a printer will allow printing of lesson PDFs and some assignments.

Sound Card, Microphone, and Speakers

Speakers (external or built in) and/or headphones will be necessary to hear audio on provided multimedia.
Monitor Monitor (Capable of at least 1024 x 768 resolution)

2019 Requirements

Operating System

Windows 2000/XP/Vista or Windows 7,

Mac OS X 10.2 or higher (10.3 or higher recommended)

Processor 1 GHz or higher
Memory 1GB of RAM
Hard Drive Space 1GB free disk space
Browser

Internet Explorer (current version)

Note: Cookies, Java, and JavaScript must be enabled. Pop-up blockers should be configured to permit new windows from NLRO web sites. Due to nonstandard handling of CSS, JavaScript and caching, we do not recommend using Mozilla Firefox as your browser.

Plug-ins Required

Most recent Adobe Reader [Download from Adobe]

Most recent Java [Download from Java]

Most recent Flash Player [Download from Adobe]

Most recent Windows Media Player [Download by keeping Windows Updates current]

Additional Required Software

Microsoft OfficeStudents Must have ability to upload standard office documents, which typically have one of the following file extensions: .doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .xls, or .xlsx. If the student tries to load a Word file with a different file extensions from .doc or .docx from a virtual location (virtual files as links), the file will not open for instructors.

Adobe PDF Creator (such as Acrobat Standard or Acrobat Pro, or free version such as PDFCreator from: www.pdfforge.org/pdfcreator

Internet Connection Broadband (cable or DSL) connection required
Printer

Instructor: Access to graphics-capable 3 in one printer, fax, scanner

 Student: Access to a color printer

DVD-ROM Required

Sound Card, Microphone, and Speakers

Required
Monitor Monitor (Capable of at least 1024 x 768 resolution)

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