ArtsAlive.ca Helper Applications
In order to fully experience the multimedia resources on ArtsAlive.ca,
the following helper programs are required. All of these players may be
downloaded for free.
- QuickTime will enable users to view audio and video clips
as well as webcasts and the QTVR™ Virtual Instruments.
- Real Player will
enable users to view the audio and video clips and webcasts.
Acrobat Reader allows visitors to read PDF files
such as the Teacher's Kits.
- Macromedia Flash Player allows visitors to play our
For optimum viewing of ArtsAlive.ca we recommend:
- 800 x 600 pixel monitor resolution, or higher.
- Sound card
Web Browser Requirements
- Internet Explorer 5 (or higher), Netscape 5 (or higher)
Bandwidth Requirements for webcasts
The National Arts Centre provides streaming options for both high and low
bandwidth. To optimize your experiences with video and audio files, a cable
modem or DSL connection is recommended.