D2L Known Issues - Microsoft Edge Browser

Learn about the known issues with using Microsoft Edge and Brightspace 10.6

Microsoft Edge is a web browser available on computers and devices running Windows 10. This article lists the known problems with Microsoft Edge and Brightspace 10.6. Where possible, information on when the issue will be resolved, and workarounds are provided.

This article was last updated September 9, 2016, 11:30 am.

When a file is downloaded, some file names are changed or "mangled"

  • Symptom: files downloaded from a courses Content area may download with generic names such as 'file'. It appears that all file types are affected.
  • Workaround: There is no known workaround. We recommend using either Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as preferred browsers.
  • Expected fix: we are aware of the issue but do not yet know when this will be fixed.



Keywords:d2l, d2l@uwm, brightspace, known issue, issue, bug, problem, browser, edge, microsoft, ms, internet explorer, ie, explorer   Doc ID:66820
Owner:David D.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2016-09-09 11:43 CDTUpdated:2016-09-13 11:16 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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