Why is this Digital Resource Commons (DRC) item not displaying?
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2021     Views: 19

The DRC uses the Adobe Flash player for viewing items. Unfortunately, most browsers no longer support Adobe Flash and Adobe Flash itself will no longer be supported beginning in January 2021.

As of January 2021, in order to view most DRC items, please take the following steps:

  1. Scroll to the bottom of the DRC item page to see the file(s) associated with the item

  2. Double click on the file you would like to open. Depending on your browser and device settings, the following actions may occur:

  • the file will open in a new browser tab

  • you will be prompted to select a program with which to open the file

  • the file will download and you will need to open it with a locally installed app

We have included information about viewing applications below for four file types found in the DRC that some devices may not open directly in a browser or other commonly used applications:

File Type and Extension

Application

Notes

Real Media (.rm)

Real Media Player (free)

VLC Media (free)

BE SURE TO UNSELECT THE OPTION TO DOWNLOAD NORTON ANTIVIRUS

Multiple versions available, windows, mac

JPEG2000 (.jp2)

List of applications that support JPEG2000

A good choice for viewing this file type: IfranView graphic viewer (with all added plugins and all file types selected). It renders a wide variety of formats.

MPEG-4 (.mpg)

List of applications that support MPEG-4

A good choice for viewing this file type: IfranView graphic viewer (with all added plugins and all file types selected). It renders a wide variety of formats.

MPEG (.m2p)

List of applications that support MPEG

A good choice for viewing this file type: IfranView graphic viewer (with all added plugins and all file types selected). It renders a wide variety of formats.

 

Mac Users: If you select a file for download, the file should launch in QuickTime Player once it is selected from your downloads.

 

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