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Article 11065865

Client and third-party software components for Renaissance web-based software


Product: Accelerated Math Renaissance Place, Accelerated Reader Renaissance Place, AccelScan, English in a Flash Renaissance Place, KeyWords Renaissance Place, MathFacts in a Flash Renaissance Place, Renaissance Home Connect, Renaissance Place, Renaissance Responder, STAR Early Literacy Renaissance Place, STAR Math Renaissance Place, STAR Reading Renaissance Place, STAR Reading Spanish Renaissance Place

Platform: Macintosh, Windows

Last Updated: 9/15/2017


Issue:

Client and third-party software components for Renaissance web-based software

Reason:

Depending on which Renaissance applications will be used, there are a number of client applications and third-party components that are required.

Resolution:

Client applications/components include Adobe/Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and the Renlearn Print Plug-In. The AccelScan application is required to score Accelerated Math assignments using the scanner. The Renaissance Responder Scoring Software is required to score Accelerated Math assignments using a Renaissance Receiver and Renaissance Responder scoring devices (2Know! Classroom Response System) or NEO 2s.

Application

Adobe/Acrobat Reader 9 or later

Adobe Flash Player 10 or later

Renlearn Print Plug-in

Computers with a scanner and the AccelScan Scoring Software

Yes

No

No

Computers with a Renaissance Receiver and the Renaissance Responder Scoring Software

Yes

No

No

Accelerated Math Live student interface*

Yes, to view TOPS reports (and new practice if one generated) after scoring paper assignments and to view worked examples

Yes, when viewing glossary items

No

Accelerated Math management tasks and reports*

PDF viewer required to view reports

Adobe/Acrobat Reader required to generate paper assignments

Yes, when viewing some of the worked examples and glossary items

Used for direct printing paper assignments and for TOPS to print when keyboard scoring (Internet Explorer or Safari)

Accelerated Math 2.0 student interface*

No

No

No

Accelerated Math 2.0 management tasks and reports

PDF viewer required to view some of the instructional resources within the Learning Progression

No

No

Accelerated Reader student computers and tablets

PDF viewer required to view TOPS reports (if TOPS preference is enabled)

Required on some Android devices to take voice quizzes

No

Accelerated Reader management tasks and reports*

PDF viewer required to view most reports

No

No

English in a Flash student computers*

No

Yes

No

English in a Flash management tasks and reports*

PDF viewer required to view reports

Yes, when accessing the software in Teacher Mode (optional)

No

Renaissance Home Connect*

Yes, to view TOPS reports (and new practice if one generated) after scoring paper assignments and to print or save worked examples.

Yes, to view the worked examples and glossary items.

No

Keywords management tasks and reports*

PDF viewer required to view reports

No

No

MathFacts in a Flash student computers and tablets*

No

No

No

MathFacts in a Flash management tasks and reports*

PDF viewer required to view reports

No

No

Star student computers*

No

No

No

Star management tasks and reports*

Yes, when viewing some of the instructional resources within the Learning Progression.

No

Star Custom student computers

No

No

No

Star Custom management tasks and reports*

No

No

No

* indicates accessed via a browser.

Renaissance client software installers and links to obtain third-party software are available on your Renaissance site. Just click on Check Software Requirements on the Renaissance welcome page. The Software Requirements page will verify whether the required third-party software is installed and working properly. If a required component does not pass the check, use the link to install. You may save the Renaissance software installers to the desktop of the workstation, or to a convenient network location. The Software Requirements page also shows the server address used with AccelScan and the Renaissance Responder scoring software.

Note: All client applications/components should be installed as a local administrator on Windows and OS X workstations. Users will need Read access to the program location, and Read and Write access to C:\ProgramData\Renaissance Learning (Windows Vista/7/8/10) or HD | Library | Application Support | Renaissance Learning (OS X).


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Accelerated Math Renaissance Place, Accelerated Reader Renaissance Place, AccelScan, English in a Flash Renaissance Place, KeyWords Renaissance Place, MathFacts in a Flash Renaissance Place, Renaissance Home Connect, Renaissance Place, Renaissance Responder, STAR Early Literacy Renaissance Place, STAR Math Renaissance Place, STAR Reading Renaissance Place, STAR Reading Spanish Renaissance Place are trademarks of Renaissance Learning, Inc. and its subsidiaries, registered, common law, or pending registration in the United States and other countries.

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