Minimum System Requirements
The minimum system requirements outlined below will ensure that your laptop serves as a portal to Computer-Based Testing and all digital resources including online courses, streaming lectures and podcasts, Virtual Microscopy slides and digital lecture notes.
|Processor ||Pentium 1.5 GHz or faster |
|Screen Size||13” or larger to view Virtual Microscopy and other images without scroll bar dependency |
|Hard Drive||250 Gigabytes or larger |
|Operating System||Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, |
Mac Lion 10.7, Mt. Lion 10.8, Mavericks 10.9
|Wireless Capability||Wired Ethernet capability built in or necessary adapter required |
|Ethernet Cable||4’ or longer |
|Screen Sharing Requirement||VGA Ready or VGA adapter |
|Removable Storage ||External Storage must be encrypted|
We have arranged a meeting for you with an IT representative during orientation to ensure the security requirements is met.
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Full Disk Encryption
Windows and OSX Computrace, antivirus and full-disk encryption is provided for free for all UMass School of Medicine Students