1. Down Loading Handouts
All the handouts
listed are compressed using a "Zip" programme. This means that, they
will need to be un-zipped before they can be used.
Your first job is to
ensure that you have a programme that will do this. Two well known
ones are WinZip and PKZip. Both can be downloaded from the internet
but I have made available, a self-extracting version of PKZip for you to
install as follows.
(Before you start,
you may find it useful to print out this part of the page to avoid having to
keep switching back to it.)
indicated "Click here"
A window will
appear telling you what is happening and all you have to do is click Open.
The next window
which appears tells you that you should click OK to install PKZip files.
notification can be ignored so click OK
In the next window
click Unzip and the files will be installed on your PC
A message appears
saying 10 files have been extracted. Click OK
The programme PKZip
should now run and you will get a message asking if you would like to make
PKZip your default Zip file programme. Click Yes.
You can then close
Now you have installed the Zip programme, you can download the handouts as
Click on the
handout title that you want.
You will get a
message asking if you want to save it or open it.
The file will
download and automatically open PKZip. You will see the name of the
Double click on the
file name and Word should open and display the file.
You can now either
print the file or save it using the handout name as a word document.
That's it. You
have done it. Congratulations.