There's no need to download or install any special software on your computer or laptop to use ServiceCore. You simple navigate to app.servicecore.com in your web browser and log in to your account. Since you'll be using ServiceCore in a web browser, there are a few settings you'll need to know about.
In this article, you'll learn which web browsers work with ServiceCore, web browser settings, and using ServiceCore on mobile devices.
Compatible Web Browsers
The following web browsers are compatible with ServiceCore:
At this time, we do not recommend using ServiceCore in Safari or Internet Explorer. ServiceCore users have reported display issues in these two browsers. For the best ServiceCore experience, please use one of the compatible web browsers shown in the list above.
Web Browser Settings
Here are a few settings to check to ensure you have the best experience using ServiceCore.
- Enable Cookies
Make sure cookies are enabled in your browser so all parts of ServiceCore work as expected.
- Set your screen resolution
Please set the minimum screen resolution of your computer monitor to 1024 x 768 pixels. If you're using a laptop or netbook, try setting the resolution to 1200 x 800 pixels if items on the screen appear out of place.
- Check your web browser add-ons
Sometimes, browser add-ons, extensions, ad blockers, or plugins can interfere with the functionality of ServiceCore. You may want to disable these extras or try a browser without them if you encounter unexpected behavior in ServiceCore.
- Check your network speed
If you experience issues using ServuceCore and suspect that your connection may be the problem, run a network speed test. If your connection speed is lower than 1,000 kbps, your experience with ServiceCore may be slow. Ask your internet service provider if anything can be done to optimize your connection speed, or try the suggestions in this wikiHow article about how to maximize the speed of your internet connection.
Web Browsers on Mobile Devices
The ServiceCore app is designed to be responsive on mobile devices. This means that whether you're using ServiceCore on a tablet or smartphone, the elements on the page will resize and adjust to fit the screen of your mobile device.
For more information about using ServiceCore on a smartphone or tablet, read our article about how to use ServiceCore on mobile devices.