Technical Requirements for Online content

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General Technical Requirements

To access Thunderbird online content your PC will need a minimum of the following:


  • Windows 7 or Windows 8
  • Macintosh OS 10.7 or better


  • Firefox v22 or better  (Mac and Windows)
  • Internet Explorer v9 or greater (Windows only)
    NOTE: Internet Explorer 8 is no longer supported - Please upgrade as soon as possible!

Untested and Unsupported browsers:

These may work but have not been tested extensively. There are know problems with these browsers while using TLE (Thunderbird Learning Environment)

  • Safari v5 or above
  • Opera v16 or above


Unsupported browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • any other browser not specifically mentioned


Browser Settings:

Make sure Cookies are enabled, and Pop-Up blockers are disabled for all Thunderbird sites!
Additionally, JavaScript needs to be enabled in your browser.


Required Browser plug-ins:



Dual - Band Wifi cards  (2.4GHZ and 5GHz) 802.11abg  recommended.