Technical Requirements

Biology Labs Online are written in Java. Therefore, you must use a browser with Java and have Java enabled. You will need to download the most recent Java software and install it. Make sure your Java sotware is up-to-date as many browsers will block older versions of the Java software.

Many browsers and Java will display multiple prompts to allow Java, and the Biology Labs Online applets, to run. Make sure to allow the Java Plug-in and the Biology Lab Online applets to run when prompted.

Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1

Supported Browsers:

Mac OS 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), 10.9 (Yosemite)

Supported Browsers:
What about my mobile device?

Biology Labs Online activities require Java which is not supported by the iPad, iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or Windows Phone environments.

Please use the compatibility tester to test your browser's compatibility with Biology Labs Online.