Nexus Browser and Device Requirements

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Nexus Browser Requirements

If you are using any browsers not listed here, Nexus performance cannot be guaranteed. Some tools/functionality may work; others may not. Please update your browser.

  • Ensure your browser has JavaScript and Cookies enabled.
  • As of August 2021, Legacy Edge (older than version 79) or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 are no longer supported browsers.
  • As of July 24, 2020, Firefox ESR is no longer a supported browser.
  • As of January 2020, Microsoft® Internet Explorer® is no longer a supported browser.
  • The browser compatibility check (above) will display warnings for browsers older than the following versions listed below, including all versions of Microsoft Edge Legacy (in preparation for Microsoft’s end-of-support in March 2021).

Supported Desktop Web Browsers (in order of recommended/best results)

  • Chrome 90, Chrome OS Chrome 90, or Mobile Chrome 90
  • Firefox 88
  • Safari 14, or Mobile Safari 14
  • Chromium-based Microsoft Edge 90

Tablet and Mobile Support 

  • Device: Android™
    Operating System: Android 5.0 +
    Browser: Chrome
    Supported Browser Version: Latest

  • Device: Apple
    Operating System: iOS®
    Browser: Safari, Chrome
    Supported Browser Version(s): The current major version of iOS (the latest minor or point release of that major version) and the previous major version of iOS (the latest minor or point release of that major version). For example, as of June 7, 2017, Nexus supports iOS 10.3.2 and iOS 9.3.5, but not iOS 10.2.1, 9.0.2, or any other version.
    Chrome: Latest version for the iOS browser.

  • Device: Windows
    Operating System: Windows 10
    Browser: Edge, Chrome, Firefox
    Supported Browser Version(s): Latest of all browsers, (except Firefox ESR).

Brightspace Pulse (mobile app) Support

Region and language support

Brightspace Pulse is supported in the following geographic regions:

  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA)
  • Asia Pacific (Singapore and Australia)

You can download Brightspace Pulse from any global Google Play™ store or Apple App Store® in the following languages:

  • Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English (U.S.)
  • French (Canada)
  • French (France)
  • German (Germany)
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Spanish (Latin America)
  • Swedish
  • Turkish

Operating system support

Brightspace Pulse is optimized for mobile devices with the following operating systems:

  • AndroidTM 5.0 or later on tablets or phones
  • iOS® 11.0 or later on iPhone®, iPad®, and iPod® touch