7. Browser requirements

Moodle works with modern web browsers but we suggest that you use Google Chrome or Firefox. You may also use MS Edge or Safari. Please do not use Internet Explorer.


Moodle requires support for cookies in your web browser. Cookies are a feature of a web browser and sometimes due to strict security reasons sites are not allowed to set cookies. Usually this is easy to fix. Here are links to instructions for Google Chrome and Firefox.

Removing cookies | University of Turku (utu.fi)

How to enable Cookies


Moodle needs Javascript to work in the browser. This is usually turned on automatically, but here are directions on turning it on if it has been turned off in your browser:

How to enable Javascript

Pop-up windows

Moodle uses pop-up windows for instance in quizzes when making sure you really want to finish working on your answers and want to return them for assessment. Please enable pop-up windows for Moodle.

How to enable pop-up windows

Please use the newest, supported and safe browsers.

Anti-virus programs help you to protect your computer from harmfull apps which might capture your username and password.

Make sure your password is cryptic and secure enough not to hack. Do not use one password more than one service (strongly recommended).

Internet Explorer is no more supported (Microsoft support to this have ended).