Blackboard Plug-ins



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Adobe Reader 


File types: .pdf
You will need this application to read Portable Document Format (PDF) files created by Adobe Acrobat.

Windows Macintosh

Microsoft Office Download Center


Add-ins and Services Pack downloads for Microsoft Office Products

Windows Macintosh

Windows Media Player 


File types: .wmp .wma .asf .asx.mpg .mp3 .aif .wav
Plays movie and audio files of a number of different formats.

Windows Macintosh

Apple QuickTime


File types: .mov .avi .mpg . mp3 .aif .wav .mid
QuickTime plays most movie and audio files, either as part of a web page or independently outside your browser.

Windows Macintosh



File types: .rm .ra .ram .mpg .mp3
Real Media player will play Real audio and movie files as well as some other types.

Windows Macintosh


File types: .swf

You will need this application to view content created using Macromedia Flash.

Windows Macintosh


File types: .dcr
Shockwave player allow you to experience interactive multimedia, including audio, video, animations, puzzles and the like, through your web browser.
Windows Macintosh


File types: .jar Java Applets
Microsoft Windows XP needs the Java Virtual Machine installed to run Java applets like Blackboard Chat and Virtual Classroom.
Windows Macintosh

Internet Explorer

Downloads for all critical updates, recommended releases, and other beneficial system updates for Internet Explorer.
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