Recommended Environments for the Systems

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Table According to Web Browser

System requirements with regards to the types of the Web browsers and its version are listed below.
(The list only shows the systems that require Web Browser.)[*1]

Web Browser Correspondence
(○:Valid, ▲:Valid with Conditions, ×:Invalid, -: Unconfirmed )
System Windows Mac Anrroid iOS
Internet Explorer Edge
Firefox Chrome
Safari Firefox Chrome
7,8,9 10 11 3 7 * 6 8 * 3 7 *
MyWaseda ×
Waseda Mail (Student/Alumni) - - - - - -
Waseda Mail (Faculty/Staff) - - - - - - -
Waseda-net Mail - - - - -
Course N@vi - × - ×
  • *1 This table contains only major browsers and their versions. See recommended environment in detail.
  • *2 Although we do not give full assurance, normal usage is possible.

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Table of Recommended Environment for Each System

The following is the table of the recommended environment for each system.

Classification Service Recommended Environment
MyWaseda MyWaseda Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 10/11, Google Chrome, Firefox
[Mac] Google Chrome, Firefox
[Smartphone] iPhone, Android
* JavaScript Settings:valid, Cookie:valid, TLS:valid
Course Registration
Grade report
Work Management System
Application Forms
Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 7/8/9
[Mac] Firefox 3.6/7

* JavaScript Settings:valid, Cookie:valid, TLS:valid

 Mail [Student/Alumni]
Waseda mail
Browser 「COMPUTER] Google Chrome、Firefox、Safari、Internet Explorer、Microsoft Edge [Android,iPhone,iPad] Most browsers
Gmail Help
Waseda Mail
Browser [OWA:Outlook Web App]
Internet Explorer:The two latest, released versions.
Safari, Chrome, Firefox:Latest version
*Some features may not work properly with Microsoft Edge
Waseda-net mail
Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 7/8/9
[Mac] Firefox 3.6/7

* JavaScript Settings:valid, Cookie:valid, TLS:valid

Classes Course N@vi
(including On-demand classes)
CPU clock speed Processor:
[Windows] 1.6GHz or faster
[Mac] 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo or faster
Display 1024×768 pixels or higher
Memory 512MB or higher
Hard Disk 640MB or more free space
OS [Windows] Windows Vista/7
[Mac] Mac OS X 11.4.11 (Intel-based)
Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 8/9/10, Firefox 7/17
[Mac] Firefox 7/17, Safari 6
Others Adobe Reader 7.0 or higher
Adobe Flash Player 12 or higher
Communication Environment Recommended 1Mbps or higher
Commons  content viewing
Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 7/8/9, Firefox 3.6 or higher, Chrome 12 or higher
[Mac] Firefox 3.6 or higher, Safari 4 or higher
Others Microsoft Silverlight 4 or higher
content development
(SilverStream Producer)
OS Windows Vista/7, DirectX 9.0c
Browser Internet Explorer 7/8/9
CPU Intel Pentium Dual Core 以上 / AMD Athelon 64×2  or higher
Memory 2GB or higher
Graphics card nVideo Geforce 7600  or higher / AMD Radeon X2600  or higher
Hard Disk 5GB or more free space
Display 1024×768 pixels or higher
Others Windows Media Player 11 or higher
Silverlight or higher
.NET framework 4 or higher
Windows Media Encoder 9
MS PowerPoint 2003 or higher is required in order to develop Slide Presentation
You will need a camera and microphone to create video content.
Network DHCP Connection
Fixed IP Connection
OS [Windows] Windows Vista/7/8/8.1
[Mac] Mac OS X
Browser [Windows] Internet Explorer 7/8/9/10/11, Firefox 3.6/7 or higher
[Mac] Safari 5, Firefox 3.6 or higher

※Strength of encryption:128bit or higher

LAN Card 10/1000BASE-T Auto recognition
LAN Cable Straight Cable
Wireless LAN


OS [Windows] Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10
[Mac] Mac OS X
[Other] Smart Phone, Tablet

* Some models unable connect.

Wireless LAN Card IEEE802.11b/g
Wireless LAN (VPN)

* Wireless LAN (VPN) Connections was ended at 29th February, 2016.

VPN Connection
(Off campus→On campus)
OS [Windows] Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10
[Mac] Mac OS X 10.7 or higher
Others Windows:Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
General-Purpose Proxy
 (On campus→Off campus)
OS [Windows] Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10
[Mac] Mac OS X 10.7 or higher
Others  Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
Otherbox OS,Browser box community
Researcher Database BrowserInternet Explorer 10/11
Chrome 40.0.2214
Firefox ESR 17/ESR 24
Safari 7