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.

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  • Attempting to connect to Nexus with an unsupported browser will display an error message, preventing login. Currently, this list includes all versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge Legacy.

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

  • Google® Chrome™ (latest version)
    or
  • Mozilla® Firefox® (latest version)
  • Microsoft® Edge (latest version)
  • Apple® Safari® (latest version, for Apple Mac only)

Tablet and Mobile Support 

  • Platform: Android™ OS for Android phones and tablets
    Browser: Google® Chrome™ (latest version)

  • Platform: Apple® iOS® for iPhone® and iPad®
    Browser: Apple® Safari® (latest version)

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

The latest version of Brightspace Pulse is supported on devices with iOS® 12+ or AndroidTM 6.0+ (2015 release). Older versions of Brightspace Pulse will continue to work on devices with iOS 11 or Android 5.0, but will not receive any app updates. For an optimal experience, D2L recommends installing the latest version of Brightspace Pulse on devices with iOS 12+ or Android 6.0+.