by Monica L. Ray and C. Anthony Ray
To install this program on a 32-bit Windows computer (Windows '95, '98', NT,
Windows ME or Windows 2000), first close any programs that are running.
Pay particular attention to closing anti-virus software, music players or other
programs that may run at startup, without you asking them to run.
If you have bought this program on a CD, insert the
CD-ROM into your CD drive. If it does not autostart, double-click the
"My Computer" icon, usually in the upper left-hand corner of your
desktop screen, and double-click your CD-ROM icon.
If you have downloaded this program from the
Internet, simply double-click on the saved file to start the installation
If your child tends to press down a key and hold it, you should slow the
repeat-rate on your keyboard. To do this, double click the "control
panel", which is another folder in "My Computer".
Double click the "keyboard" icon. Adjust the "repeat
delay" slider from short to long. You might also want to adjust the
"repeat rate" slider from fast to slow. Then click the
Check the Internet at http://www.kid-soft.com for additional programs in this
series. As my grandchildren grow, I'm sure I'll write more.