We recommend systems that meet or exceed the following specifications:
Processor (CPU): Intel Core i5 (or equivalent) and above
Operating system: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)
Memory: 8GB RAM or more
Monitor/Display: 21.5″ wide screen or larger monitor / 15″ laptop screen
Network Adapter: Wired network connection with Internet access
Note: The following lists minimum requirements that allow for network connectivity and other basic functions. If you are planning on purchasing a new computer, please use the recommended configurations above.
Processor (CPU): Intel Core i5 (or equivalent)
Operating system: Microsoft Windows 10, 8.1 (64-bit)
Memory: 4GB RAM
Monitor/Display: 19.5″ wide screen monitor / 15″ laptop screen
Network Adapter: Wired network connection with internet access / wireless connection with strong signal and internet access
We are currently not supporting mobile devices when using the King’s InterHigh Learning Hub. Development is on going and we look forward to offering this in the future.
Apple Mac Computers
We recommend you use a Windows PC or laptop, however, Apple Mac computers can be used. We are obliged to make our users aware that we are unable to support Apple Mac computers as fully as Windows computers. Apple Macs also work with different file types to Windows, therefore, if an Apple Mac is used, Office for Mac is required to save documents in the correct file types, otherwise files may need to be converted for compatibility.
We recommend a wired network connection is used wherever possible rather than Wi-Fi. We recommend a minimum Internet download speed of 10 Mbps.
Printer and Scanner
We recommend that students have access to a printer and scanner for school work as some subjects require the printing and scanning of class exercises and exams.
The Chrome Operating System is not supported with our system.
Tablet computers, including iPads and Android, are not supported with our system.
All setups will require speakers and a microphone. We recommend the use of a headset which combines both headphones and microphone.
An office package – Microsoft Office is recommended. Students will have access to the online versions of Microsoft Office apps whilst they are attending the school. These apps can perform the majority of tasks needed for school work but do have limitations compared to the installed versions.
A PDF viewer – Adobe Reader is recommended.
Internet browser – Google Chrome (v70.0 and above) is recommended.
Classroom software – Adobe Connect is used for online classrooms. These work most efficiently when opened with the Adobe Connect application. The latest version can be downloaded from the Adobe Connect Downloads and Updates page – Adobe Connect Downloads and Updates.
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