Internet Resource Center - requirements

Minimum System Requirements

You will need the following applications to use the files posted on the Internet Resource Centers:

  • Microsoft® Office Word®, Excel®, PowerPoint®, and Access® (For full functionality of Office files, including the ability to edit them, you will need the full versions of these programs installed on your computer. If you do not have full versions of the programs, you can open, save, and e-mail the files with the free readers available at www.microsoft.com.
  • Adobe® Acrobat®. (For full functionality of PDFs, including the ability to edit them, you will need a full version of Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer. If you do not have a full version of the program, you can open, save, and e-mail PDFs, as well as complete interactive PDFs, with the free reader available at www.adobe.com.)
  • Adobe® Flash® Player (To view Flash files, such as SWFs, you will need this free player, which can be downloaded from www.adobe.com.)
  • Audio Player (To play audio files, you will need an audio player installed on your computer. If you do not have one, you can download the free QuickTime player from www.apple.com.)

NOTE: Please note that the IRC is Adobe Flash based. We recommend that customers with iPads use the Puffin Academy browser to access our IRC.