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Browsers and screen settings

We try to ensure that information on our web pages is accessible to all web user agents.

However, if you are using a graphical web browser, we recommend you set your screen resolution to 800 x 600 pixels or greater. This site uses style sheets and java script which are supported by Netscape 4 and Internet Explorer 4 and later versions of these browsers (PC or Macintosh). You can resize the text to suit your own preferences.

Our website has been developed to shrink and grow to a maximum of 1031px width to accommodate most visitors viewable area of their monitor.

Other than for 'tabular data' our website it table free to increase loading times within the browser and keep the website consistant in style.

Printer-friendly versions

At the top of each page in the 'toolbox' there is a link to a 'printer friendly version' of the page. If you print this version of the page you will save paper and ink because it uses the full width of the page and omits graphics.

Text Resizing

The best way to change the text size in your browser is via keyboard shortcuts, here's some shortcuts that you can use:


Firefox Browser:

Press the 'Ctrl' key bottom left of your keyboard and '+' to increase the text size, 'Ctrl' and '-' to decrease the text size. ' Ctrl ' and ' 0 ' returns you to the default 'normal' size.

Internet Explorer 7.0 (IE7.0)

Internet Explorer 7.0 has a zoom feature which allows you to enlarge the whole browser window.
To do this press 'Ctrl' + '+' to increase the zoom and 'Ctrl ' + '-' to decrease the zoom.

Internet Explorer 6.0 (IE6.0)
1. Open the ' View ' menu with the mouse or by pressing ' Alt'+'V ' .
2. Select the ' Text Size ' option with the mouse or by pressing ' X ' .
3. Choose your preferred text size with the mouse or by using the up and down arrow keys and pressing ' Enter ' or by clicking on it.


Firefox Browser:
Note: Mac key convention: 'Ctrl' is used for 'Control', ' Apple ' is used for 'Command' and ' Alt ' is used for the 'Option' key .
For keyboard access make sure 'Full keyboard access' is turned on - you can turn it on or off; by pressing 'Ctrl' + 'F1' at any time.

To increase or decrease the size of the text for the web page you are viewing:
1. Press 'Apple' and '+' to increase the text size and ' Apple ' and '-' (minus ) to decrease the text size.

Safari Browser:
1. Increase or decrease the text size with 'Apple' and '+' and 'Apple' and '- '.

For more information about changing text size and accessiblity visit the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative.


Page last updated: 23 May 2009