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Preparing Your Computer
The Para eLink has been tested on Macintosh and IBM compatible computers. However, each computer has a unique set of variables. We have tried to accommodate as many configurations as possible. In preparing this site for a wide and unknown set of computers, using the recommended settings will give you the best experience.
Computer Display Settings
The Web pages in this site are optimized for a minimum screen resolution of 800 x 600 on a 15" monitor. If you have a lower resolution, some pages will need to be scrolled horizontally. If you have a larger monitor, great! The content will stretch to fit your screen.
Technical requirements for using the Para eLink are that you have:
Getting Adobe Acrobat Reader
Many documents in this site are available only in Adobe Acrobat format
(pdf). To view or print pdf files, you must have Adobe Acrobat or the
Acrobat Reader (version 3 or higher) installed on your computer. If
you do not have Acrobat Reader installed, you can get a free version
from Adobe. Use the Get Acrobat Reader link below to download the program
from their Web site.
Accessing pdf Worksheets
Depending on your computer's configuration, the procedure for getting a worksheet will differ. Sometimes a pdf (Adobe Acrobat file) opens up directly in the browser, sometimes clicking a link opens the Adobe Acrobat program, and sometimes a dialog box appears asking if you want to Open or Save the pdf file.
Using a recommended browser is essential because it ensures that you access all the features of the training as they are intended to be used. Although you may use early version 4 of Internet Explorer and Netscape, we recommend the following:
To Set the Cache to Always Reload in Netscape
To Set the Cache to Always Reload in Internet Explorer