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Recommended browsers and plug-ins
The following browsers and plug-ins are recommended in order to make viewing of the Hamamatsu Photonics Web site safer and easier. Please feel free to download and use any necessary items.
Recommended browser environment
The Web site of Hamamatsu Photonics may look different depending on the operating system (Windows, MacOS X, etc.) of the personal computer being used, and on the type of browser. Every consideration has been given to providing an environment accessible by as many people as possible, but some technical restrictions may apply to the use of older browsers, and these may interfere with the use of some functions or adversely affect the appearance of displayed layouts. Hamamatsu Photonics recommends the browsers listed below. The latest versions of these may be downloaded free of charge from the developer's Web site.
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.0 or subsequent version (for Windows)
Apple Safari 5.0 or subsequent version (for MacOS X)
- To update Apple Safari, please use "Software Update".
- Mozilla Firefox 5.0 or subsequent version (Windows version/Macintosh version)
- Google Chrome 12.0 or subsequent version (Windows version/Macintosh version)
Catalog information and other information are posted on the Web site as PDF files, which require Adobe Reader ® in order to read them. The latest version of Adobe Reader® may be downloaded free of charge from the Web site of the developer, Adobe Systems. Currently, Ver. 8.0 is the latest version. Ver. 6.0 or a subsequent version is recommended for viewing the Web site.
Proper display of PDF files
- In some instances, for instance when files are large ones, they may not display properly. If this happens, try downloading the PDF file to the desktop and viewing it there.
Adobe Flash is used for "Product Information" and other items on the Web site. If the browser being used does not include Adobe Flash Player, or if the version is an older one, it may not be possible to play contents of the Web site. The latest version of Flash Player may be downloaded free of charge from the Web site of the developer, Adobe. Currently, Flash Player 10 or a subsequent version is recommended for viewing the Web site.
The above software programs should be considered as references for viewing the Hamamatsu Photonics Web site more easily. When creating contents for the Web site, products of the developers that have proven to be popular among large numbers of users are used as the standard, but this does not suggest that these are especially recommended over other products. Additionally, if the user is not having problems viewing the contents through other means, the above software programs do not need to be used.
Hamamatsu Photonics accepts no liability whatsoever for any damage caused by the use of software programs. Users are asked to assume personal responsibility when downloading, installing and using software programs. If assistance is required with regard to Help information and instruction manuals for a software program, we ask that users access the support information on the developer's Web site, the instruction manuals for the computer being used, or other information sources.