DIMDI medicalknowlege, German Institute of Medical Documentation and Information

Institute within the scope of the Federal Ministry of Health (BMG)


page title: DIMDI - Search - System Requirements
webaddress,url: http://www.dimdi.de/en/db/recherche/browser.htm

Requirements and Important Notes


Supported Browsers

All internet accessible DIMDI applications (including applications for PharmNet.Bund) are primarily developed and tested on basis of the browsers Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

It should be possible to use any current browser supporting the HTML 4 standard, cascading style sheets and JavaScript. It is however not possible for us to test and ensure the compatibility of each combination of browser and operating system. If a specific browser is explicitly not supported by us, you will be notified at application startup.

Browsers for Microsoft operating systems starting from Windows 7
Browsers for the operating systems Mac OS, Linux and similar

Please mind the manufacturer's information. Not all programs and/or versions are homogeneously available for the different operating systems and/or versions.

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Pop-up blocker: Filtering software against internet advertisement

The use of filter software against internet advertisement, in particular of so-called Pop-up blockers to suppress unsolicited browser windows, may interfere with the access and during the use of our applications!

It is not necessary to inactivate filters completely. However, opening of Pop-up windows from for the following servers must be permitted in all active filters during the use of our applications:

Note that Pop-up blockers can be implemented in different places and might be active simultaneously!

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Further Browser Settings

The following settings are necessary for the unrestricted use and correct display of the DIMDI research applications: