Our support strategy involves fixing any reported problems and actively testing developments to our system within the browser versions specified in the table below:
|Google Chrome||Latest Stable|
Browsers should also be set to:
The plug-ins required to view all the content within SCHOLAR are listed below. We will only be supporting versions of the plug-ins that are supported by the vendor itself. It is therefore advised you download the latest version from the vendor sites and keep yourself updated:
If you have Flash installed but are unable to see Flash content, you may need to allow Flash content in your browser by adding SCHOLAR to your trusted sites. Follow the links below to get instructions for your browser
|Chrome||Enable for Chrome|
|IE||Enable for Internet Explorer|
|Firefox||Enable for Firefox|
|Android||Use Puffin Academy Browser
- see instructions below
|iOS||Flash is no longer supported
- see below
Adobe has officially dropped Flash Player support for mobile devices and we are in the process of transitioning our activities over to HTML5. This will allow our activities to run natively in browsers without the need for additional plug-ins. During this transition, an alternative version of any remaining Flash content will be available to view instead.
On Android devices, the Puffin Academy Browser can be used to view Flash content. The Puffin Academy Browser is a freely available browser for Android devices and can be installed from the Google Play Store.
To get around the issue of circumventing web filtering policies it only accepts URLs from a whitelist of approved sites. This means you will be unable to edit the URL bar, instead you can make use of Bookmarks to get access to SCHOLAR:
Note: The Puffin Academy Browser is no longer available in the Apple Store.