Read Live System Requirements


Read Live: System requirements


The following are the minimum system requirements needed to use Read Live on your computer.

Operating System Support

  • Windows 10 and higher
  • macOS 10.10 and higher
  • Chrome OS

Browser Support

  • Google Chrome versions 80 and higher (recommended)
  • Mozilla Firefox versions 67 and higher
  • Microsoft Chromium-based Edge versions 79 and higher
  • Apple Safari versions 11 and higher 

Connection Speed

  • 512 Kbps and faster (Dial-up connection is not supported.)

Resolution Support

  • 1024 by 768 and higher

Audio including recorded timings

  • Ability to play audio (headphones preferred)
  • Recorded timings require a microphone used with a supported browser. (Internet Explorer 11 and iPad do not currently support recordings.)
Browser Plug-ins

iPad Support

  • Requires Read Live iPad app
    pointer Download from the  iTunes App Store
  • Requires Read Live subscription
  • Requires iOS 11 or later (supported on iPad [5th generation], iPad Air, iPad Mini 2, and newer)
  • Requires Internet connection, 512 Kbps or faster
  • Headphones recommended for audio support
  • Does not currently include support for recorded timings
To check your system requirements when you have a Read Live account:
  1. On the Read Live Login page, click Check System Requirements.
  2. Under Speaker Test, click Click here.
  3. If you can hear the audio, click Yes. If you cannot hear the audio, click No.
  4. Under Meets Requirement, look to see if any requirements have not been met. If you have requirements that have not been met, click Display system requirements for Read Live to determine what changes need to be made.
  5. Once you have resolved the issues, click Check System Requirements again to recheck the requirements.

Please let us know what questions you have so we can assist. For Technical Support, please call us or submit a software support request.

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