There are not many things that you have to use for a Learning management system, which is always plus. You will need a laptop, PC or other device like that. That device has to possess a modern browser. From an apple device to a regular PC, everything is possible! Chrome, Firefox, Safari; it doesn’t matter which explorer you use. As long as you’re connected with Internet, it’s possible to use an LMS!
To take the a course, exam, quiz or assessment, we have even less requirements. You can take the it on almost any device with an internet connection and a browser. Be it a mobile phone, tablet, laptop or pc, that's fine with us. As long as you don't use your smart fridge with touchscreen and internet connection :-)
What’s holding you back to get started with LMS? With the few requirements needed, you can easily start with a Learning Management System. A system that’s build for now and the further future! Don’t be afraid to implement a LMS, because the advantages will outweigh the disadvantages. The only thing you will need is a device with Internet (and Internet connection of course).
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