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Information about software plugins required to be able to view content on wickED.

Plugins required to view Interactives and WickedTV

The following list provides links to software that you can download and install for free in order to view files available on wickED.


.pdf (Portable Document Format) documents can be viewed with Adobe Reader.

.doc (Microsoft® Word documents) can be viewed with LibreOffice.

.xls (Microsoft® Excel spreadsheets) files can be viewed with LibreOffice or Microsoft Excel Online.

.ppt (Microsoft® PowerPoint presentations) can be viewed with LibreOffice or Microsoft PowerPoint Online.

.epub (electronic publications) can be viewed on mobile devices, laptops and desktop computers with the appropriate software. For Apple devices (iPad iPhone or iPod Touch) the iBooks application works well. For desktop viewing you can use free software such as Adobe Digital Editions or Calibre. For Android devices, you can use Aldiko. For more information about ePub reading software, refer to


Music and video

.mp3 (MPEG-1 Audio file) audio files can be played in most media players, including VLC Player, Windows Media Player or QuickTime Player.

.swf (Flash) Flash Player lets you experience the most engaging, interactive content on the Web, including animation and video. To view the content download Flash Player.

.mov (QuickTime movies) and .flv (Flash Video Player movies) can be played in some media players, including VLC Player or QuickTime.