Software and utilities
Not all of the following software is required to use MyUTB Blackboard Online Portal system, but some may be needed to display certain content types (particularly audio, video and PDF files). Here is a list of free audio-video software and more utilities that you can download:
Internet Explorer 8 or 9
If you have Internet Explorer 8 or 9 installed in your computer please check the compatibility mode option to display the website as viewed in IE 7.
Internet Explorer is secure and easy to install. Download the latest version for free.
Firefox has security, speed and new features that will change the way you use the Web.
Experience the web, Apple style, with Safari: the fastest, easiest-to-use web browser in the world. With its simple, elegant interface, Safari gets out of your way and lets you enjoy the web faster than any browser.
Supported browsers and operating systems for Blackboard 9.1.
PDF files Reader
Adobe Reader allows you to view, save, and print Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Player allows you to view content created with Flash such as interactive web applications and animations.
Adobe Shockwave Player
Adobe Shockwave Player allows you to view content created with Macromedia Director such as games and interactive 3D simulations.
Sun Java Runtime Engine (JRE) allows you to use interactive tools on the web.
Audio and Media Player's
QuickTime Player allows Mac and Windows users to play back audio and video files.
RealPlayer allows you to view and listen to streaming video and audio.
Windows Media Player
Windows Media Player allows you to view, listen and download streaming video and audio.
ITS Help Desk
Free Symmantec Antivirus for students, faculty and staff.