Chapter 5. Prepare your computer

Before we start using the Wildfire system, we need to make sure each computer is ready.

A. Check computer for viruses

1. Install antivirus software if there is none.

2. Update antivirus software and virus files.

3. Run the antivirus software with a complete scan.

B. Web browser

1. Update web browser to latest version. (Firefox or Chrome is preferred.)

2. Update Adobe Flash to latest version.

C. Keyboard

This step is usually completed by the local IT specialist.

1. Install font-specific keyboard software.

2. Install or update keyboard (font) software if needed.

3. Prepare information sheets for the users.