Remote Instruction Technical Requirements - Edinboro University
          Contact Info

          Office of Distance Education
          Ross Hall, Lower Level
          220 Scotland Road
          Edinboro, PA 16444
          Phone: (814) 732-1047

          Dr. Jim Boulder
          Director of Learning Technology Services
          Office: Ross Hall, Room 19
          Phone: (814) 732-1047

          Remote Instruction Technical Requirements

          With a high-speed Internet connection and modern computer, students can enjoy all of the benefits of Edinboro University’s Online Campus.

          Student looking at myEdinboro

          D2L logo

          Edinboro University’s Online Campus is primarily hosted on the Brightspace Learning Environment by D2L. Students can access their course materials by utilizing a web browser and a reliable, high-speed Internet connection.

          Computer and Technical Requirements for D2L Brightspace logo

          To test if your device is adequate for Brightspace, please run the "System Check" tool provided by D2L.

          Brightspace supports all commonly used Browsers: Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and Edge.

          While Brightspace can be accessed via a cell phone or tablet, some courses may include content/activities that require use of desktop/laptop computer. At this time, an iPad is not recommended as a primary device, as some aspects of a course may not be supported.

          D2L Video Tutorials can be accessed HERE.

          Computer and Technical Requirements for Zoom Zoom logo

          Zoom publish their own System Requirements and provides guidance on associated hardware.

          • An internet connection – broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
          • Speakers and a microphone – built-in or USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth
          • A webcam or HD webcam - built-in or USB plug-in
          Zoom Video Tutorials can be accessed HERE.

          Remote Exam Proctoring Technical Requirements

          Your program may require the use of a remote proctoring service when completing exams. Technical requirements include:

          • Windows: 10, 8
          • Mac: OS X 10.10 or higher
          • Web camera (internal or external) & microphone
          • A high-speed internet connection

          If you have questions related to logging into my.Edinboro and Online Campus (D2L), please contact our Technology Help Center at (814) 732-2111. Student passwords expire every 180 days and employee passwords expire every 90 days. Once your password has expired, you won’t have access to Online Campus (D2L) and will need to reset.

          Please review the password reset instructions on the password management webpage.