download the DVToolkit:
the following sequence to download the DVToolkit package that includes
the three tools and the complete set of lakes data. Once you have
downloaded the DVToolkit you can use all three tools to explore
the data without an internet connection.
a new folder on your hard drive or floppy. Give this folder a
name that you'll remember -- for these instructions, we'll refer
to the folder as "DVTools".
here to download the DVToolkit (file name: DVTools_v7.zip,
approximate size: 400 Kb) This file contains all of the tools
plus all of the data we have collected from the RUSS units
on the Lake Access RUSS lakes.Unzip the contents of this file
to the new folder. Note:
all the files must go into a folder (subdirectory), even if you
are installing them on a floppy.
your Java 1.1 capable browser to open the DVToolkit (at this point
you do not need to have an active Internet connection). Simply
use your browser to work with the tools.You can open the file
by using the "File" menu in your browser and then selecting "Open."
Browse through your folders and files to find the folder you have
created (ours was named "DVTools".) Select and open the file named
"DVTools_Applet.html" in that folder.
Repeat the download whenever you want to update the toolkit to
use the latest RUSS data. The zip file is updated whenever we
get new RUSS data.