In order to install this VISITview teletraining lesson, you will need to create a new directory on your Windows PDW hard drive, download a self-extracting, compressed file (an 'exe' file) into this directory, and then execute (run) this file in order to extract the lesson and program files.
filename from My Computer or Windows Explorer, or open a Command Prompt window, and type:
To begin the actual teletraining lesson, type visit from within the visit\ascent directory. During the lesson, if a message "Communications problem - restart" appears at the bottom of the window, then you will need to close out that window (double click over the "X" icon in the upper right corner of the ViewClient window), and then enter the visit command again.
Instructor notes for this lesson are contained in the file instructor_notes_kmaf_2.html. These notes contain the salient points for each Page of the Elevated Mesoscale Ascent lesson, and can be used when viewing the lesson in visitlocal mode.
In the Command Prompt window where you entered the visitlocal command, you will see
various communications message appearing; for the most part, you should
If you are using a Unix system, you will need to install the JRE software on your local computer...for more information on doing this, send us email.
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