System Requirements

Please check your computer for the following system requirements:

  1. Operating systems: Windows NT/XP/Me/2000/98;   Macintosh OS X;   Linux
  2. Monitor: 1024x768 or higher resolution recommended.
  3. Browsers:
    Full functionality available on the following:
    Windows: Internet Explorer 6 or later;

    The following browsers are not supported for this application:
    Netscape 4.x and older
    Internet Explorer 5.x and older
  4. JavaScript: Your browser must have JavaScript enabled.
  5. Plug-ins:
    Real player. Download a free version of Real player if you do not already have it installed.
    QuickTime Player. Download a free version of QuickTime player if you do not already have it installed.

    Plug-in support for Real player and QuickTime player.
  6. Network Connection: The recommended connection is broadband connection (LAN, DSL, or cable modem). (Videos will take time to download if dial-up modem is used.)
  7. Audio Output: Speakers, or headphones (necessary if you are using this tool in a lab)

If you have comments, suggestions, or questions about this MSE, please contact us at ccnmtl@columbia.edu.