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Use the web browsers listed for each supported operating system for these AIR® applications:

  • TIDE
  • TA Interface
  • TA Interface Practice
  • Student Digital Test Preview


  • These specifications apply to the 2019–2020 school year.
  • AIR recommends using the most recent version of any web browser.
  • Each application requires disabling pop-up blocking software.
  • For test taking, student devices use the secure browser.


Use Chrome 80+ and Firefox 60+ for Windows versions 8 and 8.1 (Professional and Enterprise) and version 10 (Educational, Pro, and Enterprise).


Use Chrome 80+, Firefox 60+, and Safari 9+ for MacOS versions 10.0-10.15.


Use Safari 13 for iOS versions 12.3, 12.4, 13.2.2, and 13.3. TIDE is not supported in iOS.


Use Safari 13 for iPadOS version 13.2.2 and 13.3. TIDE is not supported in iOS.


Use Chrome 80+ or Firefox 60+ for Fedora versions 28-29, LTS (Gnome) and Ubuntu versions 16.04, 18.04. Fedora 30 and Ubuntu 20.04 will be supported after they’re released and tested.


Use Chrome 80+ for Chrome operating system (not supported for TIDE).