- Do I need to install ASTM Standards on Disc?
- What are the system requirements for ASTM Standards on Disc?
- What do I need to view documents from the Standards on Disc?
- Why do I need a web browser to use the ASTM software? Does the software operate over the Internet?
- Who should I contact for information about copying or distributing copies of ASTM standards?
Yes. Each time you insert your CD-ROM, the install.exe program will attempt to autorun. After the first successful install, you can let the re-install run or cancel it.
ASTM Standards on Disk requires a Windows PC with one DVD/CD-ROM drive; a current version of Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox; and Adobe Acrobat Reader. For MAC users: This product is designed for PCs, but MAC users can use it. Open the TOC_MAC.htm file on the CD, agree to the license agreement, and find standards by using the Table of Contents link.
Using ASTM Standards on Disc requires having both an up-to-date Internet browser (Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox) and Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your PC. The software will automatically open using Internet Explorer or Firefox, usually whichever you have set as your default browser. If you use Internet Explorer, and encounter any problems with ActiveX content, make sure your security settings in Internet Explorer are checked to allow active content from CDs to run and allow active content to run in files on My Computer.
ASTM Standards on Disc software uses a web browser interface to view and operate the software. It is absolutely neccessary to have an up-to-date version of either Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox to properly use the software. However, at no time in the search or viewing process of the software will it be neccessary to have an Internet connection.
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