Software/Hardware Requirements for
Galaxies Galore, Games, and More

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Utilizing the activity online

Saving the activity to disk


Web Browser

This activity was designed for use with Netscape Navigator 3.0 or Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0. Earlier versions of Netscape Navigator/Microsoft Internet Explorer will not work.

This activity has not been tested with any other browser.

Netscape 3.0+ can be found at http://www.netscape.com

Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0+ can be found at http://www.microsoft.com


Plug-ins

Due to the level of interactivity and the use of multimedia in this activity, both Apple's QuickTime and Macromedia's Shockwave applications are required. These plug-ins can be downloaded for free.


Computers

In general, any computer capable of running Netscape Navigator 3.0 (or later) or Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 (or later) is all that is needed.

IBM compatible PC hardware requirements
CPU 486 or higher, any speed
Main Memory Minimum: 8MB
Recommended: 16MB
Operating System Windows 95/98/NT
Display Color required: Minimum 256 colors
Recommended: 16K colors or better.
Configured for 640x480 or larger.
Printer None required
Disk Space Only that required by Netscape Navigator
Downloading the activity requires 16MB

Macintosh hardware requirements
CPU Any that will support Netscape 3.0
Main Memory Minimum: 8MB
Recommended: 16MB
Display Color required: Minimum 256 colors
Recommended: 16K colors or better
Configured for 640x480 or larger.
Printer None required
Disk Space Only that required by Netscape Navigator
Downloading the activity requires 16MB


Operating Systems

Any operating system that can support Netscape Navigator 3.0 or Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0, such as Windows95/98, WindowsNT, or Macintosh System 7 or later.

Most UNIX systems.


Hints and Tips


Troubleshooting

 


Downloading Instructions

The activity is available as a ZIP archive. Note that the download product contains only the Galaxies Galore activity. If you are evaluating the product, you will need an active connection to the Internet to access the evaluation.

The extracted activity will require about 16MB of disk space.

For Win95/98/NT users

For Macintosh users

For all other users