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System Requirements  

To use NSLDS, we recommend one of the following supported browsers from Microsoft. If you do not have this browser, we recommend you download it. To provide a higher level of security, it is recommended that you use the 128-bit version of the browser. For more information regarding security, go here.

In the past, NSLDS provided technical support for Netscape Navigator, but it is no longer supported as of February 2008.

To identify the version of the browser that you are currently using, use the Help menu item on your browser and select About browser name.

If you still have questions, please Contact NSLDS.

 

Microsoft Internet Explorer

 
Supported VersionsVersion 7.x, 6.xx, or 5.xx

NSLDS has been tested with versions up to and including 7.x. If you have a later version than this, you may have problems. It is recommended that you use one of the versions specified above.

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To download a Microsoft browser, use this link.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

It is recommended that you download the 128-bit version. To learn more about security go here.

ConfigurationFor help with the configuration of Microsoft I.E. browsers, use this link NSLDS I.E. configuration.
 

MS ExcelTM

 
Supported VersionsVersion 2003 or earlier

NSLDS has been tested with versions up to and including MS ExcelTM 2003 (spreadsheets with a .xls extension). If you have a later version than this such as MS ExcelTM 2007 or 2010 (.xlsx extensions), you may have problems. It is recommended that you use one of the versions specified above.

 
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