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System Requirements
To run DITC on a computer, you need either a Macintosh or PC that can run Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 5.x or later, Netscape Communicator 6.x or later, or Safari (Mac only). If DITC's movies do not play, you may need to double your browser's minimum required memory in order for them to run.

Download the QuickTime player
QuickTime Player
To play a DITC video movie you must have Quicktime installed on your system. If you do not, the system will let you know how to download the program. Go to http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download to download the most current version.

Download the Acrobat Reader
Viewing PDF Documents
To view pdf documents on DITC, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed. If you don't, you can download the most current version at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html.

You must have Javascript enabled in your browser to view the DITC web-based materials properly. This setting should be enabled by default. If you are having trouble please visit the Javascript Instruction page.

If your printouts of DITC pages look as if there are missing sections, as in the image to the right, you need to select Print Backgrounds in your browser. Please follow the instruction that pertains to your browser below:
  • Safari (Macintosh): Select Print under the File menu. Select Safari under the menu labelled "Copies & Pages," and check "Print Backgrounds"
  • Internet Explorer (Macintosh): Select Print under the File menu. Select Internet Explorer under the menu labelled "Copies & Pages," and check "Print Backgrounds"
  • Internet Explorer (PC): Select Internet Options under the Tools Menu, select the Advanced tab, and check Print Backgrounds
Note: If your browser is not listed here, contact me at the addresses shown on About DITC, and we will assist you with any technical problems.

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