Using the Website
Use the menu bar at the top of the page to explore the website or click any active link e.g.
on the menu bar indicates a dropdown menu with additional options you can select.
Most active text links (hotspots) are in italics, coloured dark blue and underlined e.g.
Most pictures can be enlarged -
just click a picture to enlarge it
- to close an enlarged picture. Pictures that can be enlarged are indicated by the cursor changing to a
Click the enlarged picture to close it (or use the
button on the control bar)
Click anywhere outside the enlarged picture to close it (or use the
button control bar)
When you enlarge a picture and your cursor is over the enlarged pictured a control bar is displayed in the top right-hand corner of a picture (the control bar is hidden when you move your cursor of the picture and shown again when your cursor is over the picture).
Single Pictures Control Bar:
The single picture on a page control bar has these functions:
button. When you move your cursor off the picture the control bar is hidden and shown again when your cursor is over an enlarged picture:
Picture Galleries Control Bar:
The picture gallery control bar has additional slideshow functions:
The First Time You Enlarge a Picture:
The first time you click a picture to enlarge it
may take a few second to load and you'll see
whilst it's loading
The bigger the picture the longer it may take but should only be a matter of seconds and normally only the first time the picture is enlarged
Closing Enlarged Pictures:
To close an enlarged picture either:
Click on the enlarged picture
button on the control bar (located top right of the picture)
Use the keyboard
Click on another picture to be enlarged
You can also click the smaller picture (thumbnail) to easily toggle between enlarging and closing a picture without moving your cursor
A picture will remain enlarged until it's closed or if another picture is clicked to be enlarged
You can drag an enlarged picture to a new position by holding down the left mouse button and dragging the picture to the position and releasing the button
Some pictures can be enlarged even further by clicking the
button (if the picture is already fully enlarged the Full size button will be disabled
Whenever you see a
click it to popup additional information or select the Help option at the top of the page
Enlarging a Web Page:
Most modern browsers allow you to easily enlarge (zoom in) or reduce (zoom out) the size of a web page using the keyboard e.g.to enlarge a web page hold down the ctrl key and press the plus key.
No need to change the text size or the screen resolution just use ctrl+plus or ctrl+minus keys ...it's that easy:
ctrl+plus enlarges the page size
ctrl+minus reduces the page size
ctrl+zero resets page size back to 100%