Web Browser Settings

Properly configuring your web browser may solve some problems with accessing our web site or learning management system.

Note: Excelsior College recommends having at least two (2) web browsers installed on one’s computer. The second web browser is to provide you with access to our website and services in case you are experiencing issues with your primary web browser.

Select the browser(s) you use below and review instructions for setting their optimal configuration when using our resources and services.

Please note that the instructions below include configuring browser’s built in pop-up blocker. If you have separate pop-up blocking software installed on your computer, please refer to that pop-up blocker’s instructions below to find out how to manually enable pop-ups for our website excelsior.edu.

Internet ExplorerMozilla FirefoxSafari

Internet Explorer

Configuring the pop-up blocker
Clearing the Temporary Internet Files and Cookies
Other Settings to configure in Internet Explorer
Adjusting the Text Size for webpages

Mozilla Firefox

Configuring the pop-up blocker
Clearing the Cache and Cookies
Other Settings to configure in Firefox for Windows computers
Adjusting the Text Size for web pages

Safari

Note: Excelsior College only supports the use of the Safari web browser on a Macintosh computer.

Configuring the pop-up blocker
Clearing the Cache and Cookies
Adjusting the Text Size for web pages