LibrarieseMagazines Help - Updating your browser

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Moreton Bay Region Libraries customers who are experiencing difficulties viewing eMagazines from RBDigital should upgrade their internet browser to the latest version.

This page contains information about the minimum requirements for PC, Mac and mobile device users to access eMagazines following the upgrade , as well as links to update the most common internet browsers and where to go for further information.

System requirements - PC

The minimum requirements for PC users are:

  • Operating system: Windows Vista and higher
  • Preferred browser: Google Chrome
  • Alternative browsers: Firefox 3.6 and higher, Internet Explorer 10 and higher (IE10+ required for HTML5 instant reader; IE9 and older are not supported.)
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher

System requirements - Mac

The minimum requirements for Mac users are:

  • Operating system: Mac OS 10.5 and higher
  • Preferred browser: Google Chrome (supports HTML5 instant reader)
  • Alternative browser: Safari 5 and higher
    • Safari browsers require a version of the Instant Viewer (coming out soon).
    • Use iOS Chrome and you may use the Instant Reader Viewer.
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher

Internet Browser Links

These links will take you to pages with information on how to upgrade your specific internet browser.

Mobile Devices

You cannot read a magazine online with your mobile device using an internet browser. Mobile device apps are needed because a full version of Adobe Flash is required to read a magazine.

Mobile devices require a supported app and require the magazine to be downloaded and read offline. Supported mobile devices include iPhone®, iPad®, Android™, Kindle Fire™/Fire™ HD, This app is free and available from compatible device app stores.

Further information

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