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Multimedia Help

Pages and files may be offered in various multimedia formats. Users may use the following links to obtain software to enable the viewing of multimedia formats.

You will also need the following to hear the audio:

  • a soundcard with speakers or headphones;
  • a Web browser with the ability to play sound.

Video Files

Flash Animation

In order to be able to view Flash Animations in your web browser, you need to install Adobe Flash Player, which is available to download free of charge.


Video files with a .wmv can be viewed by the video player Windows Media Player, which is available to download free of charge.

Audio Files

MP3 Files

Audio files with a .mp3 extension can generally be opened with the default audio player software installed on your computer. Several audio players are available free of charge such as:

The above links are provided for convenience only and no endorsement or recommendation is made as to which particular software program should be used.