If your application needs to support older browsers, use the textboxio.isSupported() API to verify whether the editor is available at runtime.
Supported Browsers by Platform
The following client platforms are fully supported for Textbox.io.
|OS X||Safari 9+|
* Current stable channel version.
Internet Explorer must be in Edge mode
To use Textbox.io on Internet Explorer 11 on a site in the local and intranet Internet Explorer security zones, your page must place the browser into edge mode using the
<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge" />
Textbox.io DOES NOT support IE compatibility mode
Importing Images from Microsoft Office
Importing images from Microsoft Word content requires the use of the Adobe Flash plugin on the following browsers:
- Microsoft Edge
If the Adobe Flash plugin is not available or is blocked in the client browser then textual content will be imported but no image content will be imported.
Copy and paste on Internet Explorer 11, Firefox (version 45+) and Chrome (version 54+) does not require any additional plugins.
Copy and paste from Microsoft Office is not supported on mobile device platforms.
Embedded Web View Support for Mobile Platforms
For information on how to use Textbox.io within the web view of an iOS or Android application please contact us.
Ephox is currently working with selected app developers to bring this functionality to Textbox.io in future. If you're interested in working with Textbox.io inside an iOS or Android application (other than the browser) then please get in touch with Ephox via support.ephox.com.
Server-side Components require a Java Web Application Server that supports Servlet Implementation API 3.0.
Java Development Kit
|JDK 7 update 55+|
Java (J2EE) Application Servers
|Windows Server 2008 SP2|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux v6|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux v5|
Minimum Hardware Requirements
|CPU: Dual Core Processor ~ 2Ghz. For higher loads, a quad core or higher is recommended.|
|RAM: 4 Gigabytes of RAM available for services|
Ephox is committed to broadening support for various application servers / platforms. If you have a requirement to support an application server that is not listed here, please contact email@example.com.