Learning Guide version 2007
HTML Download Instructions
The McIDAS Learning
version 2007 was distributed 12 June 2007. Follow the instructions
below to update the HTML version of the manual on your local web server.
You can obtain the McIDAS Learning Guide files through this
web page using your site's login and password (which was also listed
on the cover letter that was enclosed with the upgrade package sent
to your site coordinator). If you do not know the login and password,
ask your site coordinator. If you have a problem obtaining these files
via the web, ask your site coordinator to contact the McIDAS Help Desk
e-mail or by phone at (608) 262-2455.
To download the McIDAS Learning Guide in HTML format:
- Download the following file to a directory on your hard drive.
Note: Step 2 will fail if the names of
the downloaded files do not exactly match those listed below. If
your web browser changes the names of the files during download (e.g.,
learn_guide2007html.tar.Z becomes learn_guide2007html_tar.Z), you
must rename the files to those below.
||compressed tar file containing the HTML version
of the McIDAS Learning Guide
- Uncompress learn_guide2007html.tar.Z to
create the learn_guide2007html, learn_guide2007html/images,
and learn_guide2007html/mchelp directories,
which contain the files necessary to view the McIDAS Learning
Guide in HTML format.
UNIX Users -
From the unix prompt, type:
uncompress < learn_guide2007html.tar.Z | tar xf -
Windows XP Users -
From a local file manager (e.g., Windows Explorer), double-click learn_guide2007html.tar.Z to
run WinZip, which will decompress the tar file and extract the