Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

Browser FAQ

Sakai is designed to work with newer internet browsers. Use the latest version of Firefox (Mozilla), Safari (Apple), Chrome (Google), or Internet Explorer 9 (Microsoft). Sakai does not work in Internet Explorer 7 and earlier, nor with Firefox 10 and earlier.

For more information, visit Sakai 12 Browser Support.

Browser Version

Each internet browser interprets a website in a slightly different manner, which means that a website may appear differently when using different browsers or browser versions. Keep your browser up-to-date to be able to access newer features and protections when visiting websites. Older or outdated browser versions are often no longer supported for web activity.

Check what browser you are using

Instructions to view a browser's version

Clearing Your Browser Cache

Your browser cache stores temporary internet files that have been picked up from your web browsing activity. The cache houses information regarding sites you have visited, files and media you may have downloaded, cookies, etc. By storing this information, caches allow your browser to display web pages that you have previously visited. However, it is important to clear your cache from time to time in order to clear out any stored (and sensitive) data.


Instructions to clearing the cache

 

 

 Allowing Pop-ups

Pop-up are small windows that apper on your screen. If you are trying to view content that requires a pop-up you will need to turn off your pop-up blocker before you are able to view the content.

 

Instructions to allowing pop-ups