Application System Requirements

Computers used to access Wayne State University administrative systems and applications must meet the hardware and software specifications and requirements below.

The C&IT Help Desk will provide technical support for these applications, but only if your hardware and software meet these requirements.* 

Canvas

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit 2 Ghz or greater 1 GB of RAM N/A 512 kbps / Broadband Edge, Firefox and Chrome (Current stable release)  
MacOS MacOS 10.10 and newer 2 Ghz or greater 1 GB of RAM N/A 512 kbps / Broadband Safari, Firefox and Chrome (Current stable release)  

Echo360 Universal Capture

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit 1.8 Ghz Dual Core 4 GB of RAM N/A 10+ Mbps Edge, Firefox and Chrome (Current stable release) Additional specifications at admin.echo360.com
MacOS 10.12 or higher 1.8 Ghz Dual Core 4 GB of RAM N/A 10+ Mbps Safari, Firefox and Chrome (Current stable release) Additional specifications at admin.echo360.com

Respondus Lockdown Browser

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A 75 MB permanent space on the hard drive N/A Broadband Internet Explorer 8 or higher must be configured to the min. requirements for the LMS being used. IE must be able to pass the LMS browser check.  
MacOS  10.10 or higher N/A 120 MB permanent space on the hard drive N/A Broadband The Safari browser must be configured to the min. requirements for the LMS being used.  

Banner

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A N/A N/A Broadband IE 9/10/11, Firefox 26 and under, Chrome 31 and under  
MacOS Supported N/A N/A N/A Broadband Firefox 26 and under, Safari 4.0/5.0/6.0  

Cognos Business Intelligence

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A N/A N/A Broadband IE 9/10, Firefox 3.5/3.6, Firefox 4  
MacOS Supported N/A N/A N/A Broadband Firefox 4  

Wayne Connect (Office 365)

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A N/A N/A Broadband IE 9+, Firefox 3.5/3.6, Firefox 4  
MacOS Supported N/A N/A N/A Broadband Firefox 4, Safari 4.0/5.0  

Academica

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A N/A N/A Broadband Firefox 21+, Chrome 18+ and IE 10+  
MacOS 10.5+ N/A N/A N/A Broadband Firefox 21+, Chrome 18+ and Opera 6+   

Appworx

OS OS Version Processor Memory Java Internet Access Browsers Other
Windows 10, 64-bit N/A 1 GB Ram, 300 MB space on the hard drive        
MacOS Not supported            

*WSU enterprise systems may work with configurations other than those listed above, but support will not be provided for systems not conforming to the listed system requirements.