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PC SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
« on: February 12, 2012, 08:37:08 pm »
For viewing items on the Monon Board ensure you have the latest updates for your PC:

JavaScript and cookies must be enabled for some features to work as intended, although efforts have been made to not require them.
See the bottom for instructions.

Ensure this items are updated:

Java
update at:
http://www.java.com/en/download/index.jsp

Flash
update at:
http://www.adobe.com/downloads/
Click on "Get Adobe Flash Player"

Adobe Reader for PDF Files
Update at:
http://www.adobe.com/downloads/
Click on "Get Adobe reader"


Microsoft by OS

XP Service Pack 3
On your PC click on:
"Start", "Programs", "Accessories", "System Tools" and then "Windows Update"

Vista Service Pack 2
On your PC click on:
"Start", "All Programs" and then "Windows Update"

Windows 7 Service Pack 1
On your PC click on:
"Start", "All Programs" and then "Windows Update"


To use the MONON Board to its fullest potential, one of the following browsers is strongly recommended (although any standards-compliant browser should be fine.):

Mozilla Firefox 3.5 or higher recommended.
Google Chrome 5.0 or higher recommended.
Apple Safari 4.0 or higher recommended.
Opera 9.0 or higher recommended.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher recommended.
Konqueror
The following browsers are still supported, but are not recommended because of minor problems or lack of sufficient testing:

Mozilla Firefox 1.0 to 3.0.
Google Chrome less than 5.0.
Apple Safari 1.0 to 3.0.
Opera 6.0 to 8.5.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 to 7.0.
Netscape Navigator 4.0 is known not to work, just as Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0.

For wireless access, any personal assistant which supports WAP/WML, WAP 2, or I-MODE should work. We currently do not have enough test data to compile a list of supported clients.

JavaScript and cookies must be enabled for some features to work as intended, although efforts have been made to not require them.

To enable cookies:

XP
Go to: "Start",  "Settings", "Control Panel" and then "Internet Options".
or
XP, Vista and Win7
Go to: "Start",  "Control Panel" and then "Internet Options".

Then click on the tab "Privacy", then click the "Advanced" button.
Check the boxes:
"Overide automatic cookie handling"
Then click the box "Always allow session cookies"
Then click "OK"

Then click on the "Programs tab to enable JavaScript:
Click on the button "Manage add-ons"
On the left side ensure "Toolbars and Extensions" is highlighted.
Then on the right side look for "Sun Microsystems Inc. and click on Java. Then click the enable Java button.
Then click "Close",  and then click "OK" and then Internet Options or Internet Properties should disappear.
« Last Edit: February 14, 2012, 10:10:03 pm by Rick Berg »