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Help – Web Site Issues
Are you experiencing problems with the web site?
What are the computer requirements to use this course?
- You will need a computer using the Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
operating system, a web browser, and an Internet connection.
Internet Explorer 4.0 or higher is the recommended browser.
Why can’t I see all of the web page on my screen?
- If you are using a monitor set to a 640 x 480 pixel
resolution, you will need to use the browser’s horizontal
scroll bars to see some of the pictures and text at the
right-hand side of
the screen. You may wish to use your computer’s ‘Help’ feature
to change your screen resolution to 800 x 600 or higher.
How can I navigate the lessons?
- You may use the navigation menu on the left-hand side
of the screen, or if you are looking for a specific page,
use the site
map by clicking on the “Site Map” button at the top
of every page.
I clicked a link and can’t use the back button to return
to the course.
- Some of the links in the course open inside of a new
browser window. You can close the new window and return
to the previous
window, which should contain the karst course.
What does the icon
- This icon indicates that a larger version of an image
is available for viewing. Click the image or the magnifier
icon to view the
What does the icon mean?
- This icon indicates that an "Important Note" is
available for viewing.
Click the image to view more
What does the icon mean?
- This is a "bullet" icon. Roll your mouse over
the bullet icons to view more graphic information.
Are there Glossary links?
- Yes. The Glossary links are orange and
turn gold when
you roll your mouse over them. The regular links are
underlined and are
dark red with green roll-overs.
What is the jump page?
- This is the ministry starting point for the karst
When I try to answer the quiz questions, I can check the boxes,
but do not see a pop-up window showing whether my answer is correct.
you to see feedback on your answers. Use your browser’s ‘Help’ feature
on again if it is turned off.
I’ve checked all of the check boxes on a quiz question,
and ALL of them say ‘Not Correct’!
- You need to use the ‘reset’ button to
clear the check boxes before trying another answer,
or click again on the
check box with the incorrect answer to clear away the checkmark.
When you select the correct answer, the pop-up window will say ‘That’s
Are the quizzes graded?
- No, the quiz questions are not graded or recorded.
They are an opportunity for you to test your own understanding
of the information
you have learned.
Is this course available in a classroom?
- Possibly. The course may be offered through the
Forestry Continuing Studies Network (FCSN) when there is
This course is based on the Karst
Management Handbook for British Columbia.
This on-line version was designed and built by TM NewMedia
in 2003 with funding from the Ministry of Forests. Instructional
was provided by Carol Orom.
Photographs were provided by Paul Griffiths (KarstCare™).
Mel Scott and Peter Bradford
administered this project.
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