TECHNICAL HELP

In all our online offerings at the National Museum of American History, we strive to make appropriate use of technology while keeping the information accessible to a wide number of visitors. However, many factors can influence the quality of the experience, including equipment limitations, browser behavior, and user default settings. While we make every effort to anticipate these problems, users may find it necessary to make adjustments to settings or software in order to see the intended result.

This Web site works best with browser versions Internet Explorer 5.0 and above, or Netscape 6.0 and above. Multimedia features on the site require Macromedia Flash Player 6 or higher. Video clips require either Microsoft Windows Media Player or RealNetworks Real Player. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to download and view PDF documents on the site. All of these are free downloads from their respective sites.

About Zoomify
This Web site uses Zoomify to provide high resolution zoomable images. You will need to have Flash Player 6 or higher to use this tool. An HTML version is also available for users who do not have Flash installed.

Technical questions relating to this Web site may be directed to the Webmaster via our comment form.