Browsers and Browser Compatibility

Browsers are computer programs that allow users to view web sites. Currently, the following browsers are in frequently used to view Mason web sites*:

*versions popular as of last update date. If you need more up-to-date browser versions please contact the Mason webmaster


When designing a site, it’s important to ensure your web site works and displays properly across a wide swath of browsers.

Internet Explorer 6 is one of the worst offenders, particularly with sites that follow web standards and use CSS for layout. Here are some resources for dealing with the more common bugs in IE:

Testing Resources

Last Updated: July 10, 2014