Online Learning System Requirements

Desire2Learn (D2L) Requirements and Set Up

 Operating Systems

Windows Vista
Windows 7
Mac OS X 


Windows 7

Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion)

Minimum Requirement SVGA Monitor, minimum resolution of 800x600
Recommended Resolution of 1024x768 or greater
Internet Speed
Minimum Requirement 56K modem
Recommended cable modem, DSL, or other broadband connection
Supported Browsers


    Firefox - newest (recommended)

    Internet Explorer 9 or 10

    Chrome (newest)


    Firefox - newest (recommended)

    Safari 6.0, 5.1

    Chrome (newest)

Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
Required to run LiveRoom 4.3 and Equation Editor JRE v1.6.x
Recommended JRE 1.6 update 31
JavaScript Must be enabled
Cookies Must be enabled
Pop-up Blockers Must be disabled or set to allow pop-ups from your course site.
Adobe Flash Player 10.1 or greater

If you experience technical difficulties, please contact the 24x7 Help Desk at (888) 800-9198.

Logging in to Desire2Learn

  1. Log in at
  • Use your S# (including the "S") for your user name. Don't know your S#? 
  • Your password is the same PIN you use to log in to the eWolf portal for registration and other information. Forgot your PIN? Look it up.
  1. Links to classes will work starting at 12:01 a.m. the first day of class. If you register on or after the start of class, you may need to wait up to 24 hours for the link to appear when you login to Desire2Learn.
  2. Check your section number and start day of your class. Numbered sections (500, 501, etc.) are offered directly through Front Range and should appear at on the first day of class. Sections C11 and C21 are offered through CCCOnline and students log in by going to
  3. If you have trouble logging in, get help or call the 24x7 Desire2Learn Technical Support Help Desk: (888) 800-9198.

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