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How to Navigate

All pages on our Web site have common navigation elements to help you find the information you're looking for.

If you look at the example below, you can see that each page on our site offers various tools to find content and move within topics:

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Additionally, the bottom of each page (not shown in example image) includes textual links to major topics, as well as a link to jump back to the top of the page. You can always click the Neotrope® logo to return to our home page.

Browser Compatibility

Our Web site has been tested and verified compatible with the following Web browsers. We recommend using a modern 6.0 generation browser like MS Internet Explorer 5.5 or 6 (5.1 on the Mac), or Netscape 6.2.1 (Mozilla 1.0), or higher.

Windows 98/NTInternet Explorer 5.5 Site 100% Compatible
Windows 98Internet Explorer 6 Site 100% Compatible
Windows 98Netscape 4.7 Site 95% Compatible
Body content may be formatted too narrow
Windows 98Netscape 6.2.1 Site 100% Compatible
MacOS 9.1Internet Explorer 5.1 Site 100% Compatible
Folios: bottom Java info frame doesn't function
MacOS 9.1Netscape 4.7 Site 95% Compatible
Body content may be formatted too narrow
MacOS 9.1Netscape 6.2.1 Site 100% Compatible
MacOS 9.1Opera 5 Site 90% Compatible
Drop-down menus do not function
Folios: bottom Java info frame doesn't function

JavaScript is required for some site functions, but Java is not.

Optimum screen size to view site is from 800x600 to 1152x870 pixels. In many cases, 1024x768 resolution will look best. "Zooming" of screen fonts is not recommended as it may impact page layout, and site will look best if you have the Verdana font installed.

Your Web Browser Information

If your computer has JavaScript active (required for certain areas of our site), you should see your current screen size and browser version below:

*Note: "Java enabled" in this case refers to the ability to run Java applications, and NOT JavaScript. Our site does NOT need Java to work properly, but does need JavaScript in certain areas.

advanced search options

Search Tips

In addition to our search box found at the top-right of every page, you can also use our advanced search page which contains additional options for locating content, including using Google to search other Neotrope sites.

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