Instructions for Accessing Audio/Video Files


No installation should be necessary for Mac OS X 10.1+ users.

For Windows 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP users: If you run into problems with the following, uninstall all previous versions of Java, Quicktime and JMF, and then reinstall them in the order given.

Then follow these steps:

  1. Install Java painlessly

    If your machine already has Java, you do not need to take this step. To see if your machine has Java, look in your local drive for C://Program Files/Java/j2re (number varies according to version of Java).

  2. Install Quicktime for Java

    Follow these simple steps:

    1. Download the free player for operating system

    2. Go to the usual download destination on your computer to find the installation file and click the installer icon to inititate installation

    3. Click the 'next' button until you arrive at the slide displayed below, where you should select 'Custom Install'

    4. And check the 'Quick Time for Java' component.

    5. Complete installation.

    6. Return to the Monguor page and click on the video link

    If the file fails to initiate:

    • Be patient, the file may take up to two minutes to load

    • Try the URL in a different browser; the browser you are using may not support Quicktime for Java

    • Check to make sure that your CLASSPATH is directed at the file by:

      1. Right clicking on My Computer (for MACs, clicking on the hard drive)

      2. Click on Properties

      3. The CLASSPATH should be C:\Program Files\Java\j2re1.4.2_01\lib\ext\

    • Check to make sure that the file exists on your computer by:

      1. Clicking on My Computer (for MACS, the hard drive)

      2. Click on Program Files

      3. Click on Java

      4. Click on j2re(number varies according to version of Java)

      5. Click on lib

      6. Click on ext

      7. should be in this folder