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 new directory, and then execute (run) this file in order to extract the lesson files. Please use a fast PDW computer with at least 64 MB of memory (RAM).
filename from My Computer or Windows Explorer, or open a Command Prompt window, and type:
To join a scheduled teletraining lesson as a "student", first quit all other PC applications to free up system memory; then type visit from within the visit\ingredients directory. During the lesson, if a message "Communications problem - restart" appears at the bottom of the window, then you will need to close out the VISITview Client application (double click over the "X" icon in the upper right corner of the VISITview Client window), and then enter the visit command again.
In the Command Prompt window where you entered the visit or the visitlocal command, you will see
various communications messages appearing; for the most part, you may
If you are using a Unix system, you will need to install the Sun Java JRE software on your local computer...for more information on doing this, send us email.
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