Hardware & Software Recommendations for Online Learning
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Computer Hardware/Internet Connection
Most Windows (PC) and Macintosh computers and operating systems (WinXP, Vista, Windows7, Mac OS 10+) are compatible with Canvas. If you are able to connect to the Internet with your computer, you should be able to access YC's Canvas system; however, a newer, faster computer and a broadband Internet connection can make your online experience easier.
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Software and Plug-ins
The following free downloads are highly recommended for online learning in the Canvas environment.
||Flip Player - Free - Plays Windows Media Video (wmv. files) on a Mac.
||OpenOffice - Free software that opens Word .doc, PowerPoint .ppt and more.
||Silverlight Player - Microsoft media player that play Tegrity recordings on Mac.