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  System Requirements

  The CAP regularly checks the compatibility of various new browsers, operating
  systems, and other tools. For enhanced browsing and ease of downloading, the
  CAP recommends the following system requirements. Please check this page for
  any new updates.

  General Requirements

  • The CAP website is currently incompatible with tablets, touch-screen PCs, and mobile devices.
  • Mixed versions of Adobe Reader and Acrobat on the same system (Such as Reader X and Acrobat 9) are not recommended.

  Related Links

 • Site Guide for CAP Website
 • Log-In to CAP Website
 • Privacy Policy


 

Windows

If you use a Windows operating system (XP/Vista/Windows 7 and Windows 8) on your PC or laptop, please note the following requirements and recommendations.

 • Internet Explorer (IE) Users: Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows Vista have the capability of running 32-bit
    and 64-bit versions of IE.
 • The CAP does not recommend using the 64-bit version of IE for any of its content.
 • Access Microsoft’s frequently asked questions about IE 32- and 64-bit versions for more information about this issue.

CAP Website and Applications System Compatibility for Windows Users

✓ Compatible; X Not Recommended; -- Not Applicable

Websites and Applications

Common Browsers

Adobe Reader

Notes

 

IE

Firefox

Google Chrome

 

 
 

7.x, 8.x, 9.x , 10.x, 11.x

All Versions

All Versions

Versions 9.4.x, 10.x, 11.x

 

CAP Website & Microsites

Adobe Reader 10.1.1 is not recommended; using this version may cause the browser to crash and impair system performance.

Education Online Courses (Learning Portal)

In IE versions 10 and 11, open in Compatibility View.

X

X

--


Claiming CME


Text (PDF) | Graphics (JPG)

Pop-up blockers must be turned off to complete the learning activity:

For Internet Explorer: Click Tools > Pop-up blocker > Pop-up blocker (Turn off).

On the Google toolbar, disable the pop-up blocker.

Note: For an optimal web experience, add cap.org to your trusted sites.

e-LAB Solutions

--

--

Adobe Reader 10.1.1 is not recommended; using this version may cause the browser to crash and impair system performance.

Evalumetrics

In IE versions 10 and 11, open in Compatibility View.

--

IE7 and IE8 Windows users should update your operating system for the latest updates and patches to access the dropdown field.

DigitalScope

In IE versions 10 and 11, open in Compatibility View.

--

 

My Account
(Self Registration)

In IE versions 10 and 11, open in Compatibility View.

--

 

eStore

--

Compatibility for Google Chrome and Firefox is in progress.

MAC

If you use a Macintosh operating system, please note the following requirements and recommendations.

CAP Website and Applications System Compatibility for Mac Users

✓ Compatible; X Not Recommended; -- Not Applicable

Websites and Applications

Common Browsers

Adobe Reader

Notes

 

Safari

Opera

 

 

 

All Versions

All Versions

Versions 9.4.x, 10.x, 11.x

 

CAP Website & Microsites

Adobe Reader 10.1.1 is not recommended; using this version may cause the browser to crash and impair system performance.

Education Online Courses (Learning Portal)

--

--

--


Claiming CME


Text (PDF) | Graphics (JPG)

Pop-up blockers must be turned off to complete the learning activity:

For Internet Explorer: Click Tools > Pop-up blocker > Pop-up blocker (Turn off).

On the Google toolbar, disable the pop-up blocker.

Note: For an optimal web experience, add cap.org to your trusted sites.

e-LAB Solutions

--

--

--

Evalumetrics

--

--

 

DigitalScope

--

--

--

 

My Account
(Self Registration)

--

--

--

 

eStore

--

--

Google Chrome and Firefox compatibility work in progress

Other Software/Programs

Name

Download Link

Notes/Additional Resources

DigitalScope

Microsoft Silverlight

To use this viewing option, download and install the free Microsoft Silverlight software.

After downloading the software and you experience difficulty viewing the whole slide images, close all of your browser windows.

Reopen your browser and launch the software again to view the images.

       
 
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