Tech Specs and Info
To take advantage of the rich repository of resources on FOSSweb, your computer needs to meet the minimum technical requirements outlined below.
NOTE: To ensure good communication with FOSSweb support, districts should whitelist the domain: schoolspecialty.com, including unblocking any emails coming from "@schoolspecialty.com."
FOSSweb and FOSS Multimedia applications are supported on the following configurations:
If your school has a firewall, you may be unable to view the FOSS videos. If you click on several FOSS videos and none of the videos play, it is likley a firewall issue.
For FOSSweb videos to work, please ensure that your school has the following sites added to the firewall whitelist and that both .mp4 and .mp3 filetypes are unrestricted through FOSSweb.com:
You may also need to ensure that port 80 and port 1935 are open for flash.streamingmediahosting.com.
For the FOSSmap assessment system to work properly, the following sites should be added to the whitelist:
If you are still having trouble after going through this information, use the Contact Us for any questions.
Last edit: 5/24/18