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Navigation and search

Buttons

  1. Add to shopping cart
  2. Add to lightbox
  3. Remove position from Cart
  4. Crop image
  5. Show less entries per page
  6. Show more entries per page
  7. Open print preview
  8. Enable/disable thumbnail borders
  9. Show thumbnails
  10. Show list
  11. Reduce thumbnails
  12. Enlarge thumbnails
  13. Open slideshow

Preferences

To save your personal settings (e.g.: size of thumbnails, number of search results per page) please use the entry "Preferences" in the main menu.

Shopping Cart and Lightboxes

Shopping Cart

Shopping Cart

Use the shopping cart to order pictures in high resolution, documents or videos. A click on the cart button puts the selected media in the shopping cart which is active in the background initially. Open the cart by clicking the entry "Shopping cart" in the main menu when you have completed your media shopping. Now you can select the desired format of each item. By clicking on the cropping icon you can define a certain cutout of a picture.
To remove a position out of the cart just click the icon.

Crop

Continue by moving on to "Contact data" for registration and accept our General Terms and Conditions (clicking on the link opens the page). On the next page you will receive an overview of your data and ordered media. If you want make any changes, go back to contact data or to the shopping cart to adjust the data. Click "Submit" when you have finished. In the next step you will see the processing of the media. As soon as the ordered media is available you can download them immediately by clicking the button.

Download
You will receive a confirmation email and another email containing the download-links as soon as the media are ready for download.

Download-Center

Download Center

By clicking "My Downloads" in the main menu - which is available for registered users only - you will find an overview of your last orders (as long as the download links are valid). In the survey there is a button to download all order positions in a ZIP archive. Open the detail view to download a single position.

Lightboxes

Lightboxes

Lightboxes serve for collecting media. Every user can create several lightboxes named differently. Lightboxes are saved permanently until the user deletes them. These media collections can be used as shopping list or can be sent to third parties. By clicking the Shopping cart-Icon, the selected media will transferred to your cart. In the next step fill in the email-adress to send the download-link. Your user name will be entered for the sender automatically. You can enter a message for the addressee in the field "Text/Usage". To complete simply click the button "Send".

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F.A.Q.

  1. Which operating systems do I need?
  2. Which system requirements are necessary?
  3. How can I find out whether cookies are accepted?
  4. Where can I check whether JavaScript is activated?
  5. Why do I have to register?
  6. I forgot my password! What is there to do?
  7. Which formats of pictures are offered?
  8. Is there a way to download media?
  9. Where do I get further information about M@RS 6?

Which operating systems do I need?

M@RS 6 is a web-based application. The system works with Windows, Mac or Linux. The only thing you need is a common browser.

Which system requirements are necessary?

In order to use the system, we recommend to use one of the following browsers:

  1. Icon - Internet ExplorerInternet Explorer (version 6 or better)
  2. Icon - NetscapeNetscape (version 7.2 or better)
  3. Icon - FirefoxMozilla/Firefox (version 1.2.1 or better)
  4. Icon - OperaOpera (version 9 or better)
  5. Icon - SafariSafari (version 2.0 or better)

The system is optimized for the screen resolution 1024 x 768.

Please make sure that the following options are activated/enabled:

  • Cookies
  • JavaScript
  • Stylesheets

How can I find out whether cookies are allowed?

  1. Icon - Internet ExplorerInternet Explorer:
    Tools - Internet Options - Privacy - Middle
  2. Icon - NetscapeNetscape:
    Edit - Options - Privacy - Accept Cookies
  3. Icon - FirefoxMozilla/Firefox:
    Tools - Options - Privacy - Cookies - Allow sites to set Cookies
  4. Icon - OperaOpera:
    Tools - Preferences - Advanced - Cookies - Accept cookies
  5. Icon - SafariSafari:
    Safari - Options - Security - Accept cookies - Always

Where can I check whether JavaScript is activated?

  1. Icon - Internet ExplorerInternet Explorer:
    Tools - Internet Options - Security - Internet - Custom level - Scripting - Active Scripting - Activate
  2. Icon - NetscapeNetscape:
    Edit - Options - Advancced - Scripts and Plugins - Enable JavaScript
  3. Icon - FirefoxMozilla/Firefox:
    Tools - Options - Content - Enable JavaScript
  4. Icon - OperaOpera:
    Tools - Preferences - Advanced - Content - Enable JavaScript
  5. Icon - SafariSafari:
    Safari - Options - Security - Enable JavaScript

Why do I have to register?

Your personal access data is necessary to use the shopping cart in our demo system. Additionally you can save your contact data and preferences and you are shown further non-public content. The media is protected by water-marks for guests.

I forgot my password! What is there to do?

If you forgot your password, press the button "rest password" in the login-area. Follow the instructions and you will receive a new password by email shortly afterwards.

Which formats of pictures are offered?

On the demo system the following export formats are available:

  • Download original: The pictures are delivered in highest available quality
  • JPG 1024 x 768
  • Download Low Res: The pictures are highly compressed

The formats listed above are the specified formats in our demo system; further formats for delivery can be configured by the system administrator.

Is there a way to download media?

As soon as you sent an order, your will receive an email containing the download link. Direct download is not enabled in our demo system at the very moment. The demo system represents one of many ways to set up and configure M@RS 6.

Where do I get further information about M@RS 6?

Visit our homepage to get further information: M@RS 6

For further inquiries please contact: office@mediamid.com