The following table lists which operating systems are supported and which secure browser to install.

Operating Systems Supported Devices Secure Browser Related Requirements*

7 (Professional and Enterprise)
8 (Professional and Enterpirise)
8.1 (Professional and Enterprise)
10 (Professional, Educational and Enterprise)
Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016 R2

Desktops/Laptops Windows Secure Browser Disable fast user switching. Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, and 2016 R2 are supported when using a thin client.
Mac OS


Desktops/Laptops Mac Secure Browser

Depending on your version of OS X, disable the following features:

  • Exposé or Spaces
  • Application Launches from Function Keys
  • Updates to Third-Party Apps
  • Updates to iTunes
  • Look-Up Gesture

Fedora 25-26a LTS (Gnome)
Red Hat Enterprise 6.5
Ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 LTS (Gnome)

Desktops/Laptops Linux Secure Browser

Depending on your distribution, install:

  • SoX
  • Verdana True Type font.

iOS (iPads),

iPad 2
iPad 3
4th Generation (Retina Display)
5th Generation (Retina Display)
iPad Air
iPad Air 2

AIRSecureTest Mobile Secure Browser

For iOS 9.3.2 or later, set up Automatic Assessment Configuration. For earlier versions, set up Autonomous Single App Mode.

For iOS 10 or 11, LEAs must have an alternate device available for students requiring ASL, as video playback is not currently supported with iOS 10 or 11. Additionally, Facetime and/or Skype must be manually disabled prior to testing. If a third party keyboard is enabled, an English keyboard must be set as the default keyboard.

5.1, 6.0, 7.1

Google Nexus 10
Asus Transformer Pad
Asus Memo Pad
Dell Venue 10
HP Pro Slate 10
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education
AIRSecureTest Mobile Secure Browser Enable the secure browser keyboard.

Chrome OS

Chromebooks AIRSecureTest kiosk application Chromebooks must be in kiosk mode.

8, 8.1, 10

AIR supports any tablet running Windows 8, 8.1 Pro, and 10, but has done extensive testing only on Surface Pro, Surface Pro 3, Asus Transformer, and Dell Venue. Windows Secure Browser Disable fast user switching.

aSupport for this version will begin upon the completion of testing following its release.
bSupport for this version will end upon the release and completion of testing for iOS 11.

*For information about implementing the related requirements, refer to the Technical Specifications Manual for Online Testing and the Secure Browser Installation Manual.

Download Secure Browsers

To download the secure browser for your operating system, select the corresponding tab. The current version for the Windows, Linux and Mac Secure Browser is version 10.