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World Wide Web FAQs


Which FIZ/STN services can I access via Internet ?

Via Internet you can access the following services:

  1. WWW Server (
  2. Telnet (telnet://
  3. STN Easy (
  4. STN on the Web (

Which browser can I use to access FIZ/STN via Internet ?

Generally you can use any browsers available for your computer. Our pages are optimized for Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer. To use STN Easy you should have Netscape 4.0+ or Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0+. STN on the Web works with Netscape Navigator 4.x (on Windows 95/98/NT, Macintosh and UNIX platforms) and with Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.x/5.x (Windows 95/98/NT, UNIX). JavaScript must be enabled.

What do I have to do, if I want to setup the FIZ Homepage as Startpage?

with Netscape :

  1. Click on EDIT in the Menu
  3. Go to NAVIGATOR and enter the URL: as Homepage Location

with Internet Explorer:

  1. Click on EXTRAS
  3. Enter the URL: as starting Page

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