Installing the Necessary Software to Use MathFacts in a Flash

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Who can do this with default capabilities?

District Administrators, District Staff, School Administrators, School Staff, Teachers

If any programs need to be installed or updated, contact your school's technology/computer coordinator. When programs are installed, the programs must be installed so all users of the computer can access the programs. Your school's technology/computer coordinator can tell you if you have the rights or permissions required to install software for all users.

PDF Reader

To view and/or print reports, manuals, and other documents, you will need a PDF viewer (such as Adobe Reader). You can find a link to install Adobe Reader on the Downloads page (see below). On the bottom of the Reports page, you can also select Get Adobe Reader to go to a site where you can download Adobe Reader.

Renaissance Wireless Server Utility

Renaissance Responders and NEO 2 will no longer be supported after future software updates.

The Renaissance Wireless Server Utility must be installed for MathFacts in a Flash to use NEO 2s and Renaissance Responders with a Renaissance Receiver to communicate with Renaissance Place. The Renaissance Wireless Server Utility is automatically installed as part of the installation of any of the four programs listed below. For more information, see Renaissance Wireless Server Utility.

Checking for Software on the Downloads Page

To check for software and install any missing programs:

  1. To go to the Downloads page, on the Home page, select Product Administration.
  2. Select Download Supporting Software.
  3. To see which Renaissance and third party downloads are available or required, select Downloads.
  4. For more information, see Checking Software Requirements in the Renaissance Place help.