You may be ok! If you are accessing Blackboard with Respondus Lockdown Browser, you CAN access Blackboard using this browser.
Be aware that Internet Explorer 7.0 is not supported by Blackboard and can cause inconsistent behavior. If you are running IE 8 in compatibility mode, we recommend turning off compatibility mode before accessing Blackboard.
Be aware that Internet Explorer 11.0 is not yet supported by Blackboard. Some features of Blackboard may not be fully functional when using this browser.
In the meantime, we recommend using an alternate browser such as Firefox or Chrome. Please refer to the following information on recommended browsers: http://elearningandinnovation.com/2013/09/13/is-your-browser-supporting-in-blackboard/.
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