Tech Tips & Requirements

CavesLIVE: A Distance Learning Adventure provides teachers, students and the general public with informative and interactive ways to learn about caves. 

Minimum System Requirements to View the Webcast



Component

Required

Recommended

Operating system

Windows or Mac

Windows or Mac

Processor

A 233 megahertz (MHz) processor, such as an Intel Pentium II or Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) processor

A 1.5 gigahertz (GHz) processor or faster.

RAM

64 megabytes (MB)

512 MB or higher

Internet Connection

Active broadband connection at a minimum bandwidth of 282 Kbps.

Active broadband connection with bandwidth of greater then 768 Kbps.

Sound card

16-bit sound card

24-bit sound card

Monitor

Super VGA (800 x 600) resolution

Same as required configuration or higher resolution

Video card

Video card with 64 MB of RAM (video RAM or VRAM)

Video card with 256 MB of RAM or higher

Sound output device

Speakers or headphones

Speakers or headphones

Internet browser

Flash-capable web browser

Flash-capable web browser

 

Partners

USDA Forest Service Prince William Network Cave Research Foundation National Speleological Society Cave Conservancy of the Virginias Cave Conservancy Foundation Indiana Karst Conservancy National Cave & Karst Program, United States Forest Service Project Underground Natural Inquirer National Caves Association National Cave and Karst Research Institute National Park Service Under Earth Images FSNatureLIVE: Distance Learning Adventures