Turnitin works great on most modern systems, but to ensure top performance we would recommend the following settings as a minimum for anyone trying to use Turnitin.

Desktop Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7, 8.1, 10
  • Mac OS X Intel v10.7+, El Capitan 10.11
  • ChromeOS


We support the latest and one previous version of the following browsers:

  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Microsoft Edge

    See the note at the top of the page about Internet Explorer.

Technical Requirements

  • 3GB of RAM or more
  • 1024x768 display or higher Broadband internet connection
  • Internet browser set to allow all cookies from Turnitin.com/TurnitinUK.com
  • Javascript enabled

Security Settings

To access Turnitin, your web browser or antivirus software must not block content from the following URLs:

  • *.turnitin.com
  • *.turnitinuk.com
  • *.turnitincdn.com
  • ajax.googleapis.com

To receive emails from Turnitin, make sure that emails from the following domains are not blocked or marked as spam by your email client or filter:

  • @turnitin.com
  • @turnitinuk.com
  • @iparadigms.com