|Construction News: Plug-ins|
To view much of the materials offered throughout this web site, you will need to have several different "plug-ins" installed on your computer. Many or all of these might already be installed on your system, but if not, you can click on the convenient links found below to download the ones you need.
Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0 or higher is strongly recommended in order to view the paper based tutorials, especially if you want to access the accessibility features of the pages.
Flash Player 9 is strongly recommended in order to view Flash files
(.swf). Adobe Flash Player is the high-performance, lightweight, highly
expressive client runtime that delivers powerful and consistent user
experiences across major operating systems, browsers, mobile phones, and
Microsoft Windows Media Player Windows Media Player 10 is the all-in-one media player that provides the best experience for discovering, playing and taking your digital entertainment anywhere--on Windows XP PCs and the widest choice of portable devices. Windows Media Player 9 Series for Windows 98 Second Edition, Me, and 2000
Windows Media Player 9 for Mac OS X this new version of our player opens the world of Windows Media 9 content to Macintosh users, enabling them to access the best audio and video on the web. New plug-in support added for Internet Explorer, Netscape and Safari enables playback of Windows Media files right from the browser. If you don't have Mac OS X, get the Windows Media Player for Mac 7.1 which runs on the Mac Classic OS.
QuickTime for Windows is used to play Mac formatted Music and
Videos files on a PC. QuickTime 7 Player takes advantage of the
latest video compression technology. It’s called H.264, and it’s an
important new industry standard that’s quickly garnered widespread
QuickTime for Mac's is used to play Mac formatted Music and Videos files. This version is for Mac's only. QuickTime 7 Player takes advantage of the latest video compression technology. It’s called H.264, and it’s an important new industry standard that’s quickly garnered widespread support.
Real Player You can download a free version or an upgraded version; this one will cost you money. Real Player is used to play music, radio, sports, news, games, videos, etc... Plays every major media format. LivePause and Perfect Play allows you to control your video streams Transfer your music to over 100 portable devices.
Shockwave Player is the web standard for powerful multimedia playback. The Shockwave Player allows you to view interactive web content like games, business presentations, entertainment, and advertisements from your web browser.