FAQ

Common Questions Asked

We’ve put together some commonly asked questions to give you more information about openlightbox.com and the various subscriptions we offer.

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Does LIGHTBOX work on an iPad?

  • Does LIGHTBOX work on an iPad?

    LIGHTBOX media enhanced online materials are compatible with all digital devices.

Do LIGHTBOX Weblinks get updated?

  • Do LIGHTBOX Weblinks get updated?

    Yes, all LIGHTBOX weblinks are monitored on a regular basis to ensure the remain active and current. If a URL changes or a website closes down, our editors will update or replace the weblink accordingly.

Does LIGHTBOX incorporate differentiated-learning Strategies?

  • Does LIGHTBOX incorporate differentiated-learning Strategies?

    LIGHTBOX activities encourage verbal, written, and artistic expression by students. Hands-on activities involve kinesthetic learning or creative thinking. Other activities promote higher-level thinking. All LIGHTBOX content can be used to support struggling learners.

Why can I not enlarge the sample spreads for my LIGHTBOX book?

  • Why can I not enlarge the sample spreads for my LIGHTBOX book?

    LIGHTBOX online content is designed to be used in conjunction with our printed books. Pages from the book that appear on the AV2 website serve as a visual cue for the student. This lets the student know which page in the book the current webpage relates to. The pages are not meant to be read from the website; they should be read from the book. However, LIGHTBOX by Weigl is developing a new product that will offer a fully digital experience.

Do LIGHTBOX books have AR Quizzes?

  • Do LIGHTBOX books have AR Quizzes?

    LIGHTBOX by Weigl books are part of the computerized Accelerated Reader management program. Please visit the Renaissance Learning website to purchase AR Quizzes.

What are the openlightbox.com website specifications?

  • What are the openlightbox.com website specifications?
    • LIGHTBOX utilizes proven technology and is built using industry standard HTML, allowing it to be compatible with the majority of computing systems and browsers in operation for the past decade.
    • LIGHTBOX will work on and is compatible with the following web browsers and computer operating systems: Mac OS X 10.1 or higher, Windows 2000 or higher with Adobe Flash version 8 or higher installed, Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Safari, Firefox, Opera, Chrome, and other industry compliant browsers for Windows, Mac OS, Linux, or Unix.
    • LIGHTBOX will work on and is compatible with all brands and manufacturers of desktop computers, laptop computers, netbooks, tablets, and interactive whiteboards that use the browsers and operating systems listed above.
    • The website is hosted with a stable and scalable hosting provider that will handle large volumes of users.
    • All videos are presented in Adobe Flash at user-selected lower or higher quality levels and are optimized for speed and viewing in both small and fullscreen modes.
    • All videos are locked and unable to be downloaded or copied from the website.
    • All downloadable content is saved in Adobe PDF format readable by any computer with Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 or higher.
    • All weblinks on LIGHTBOX have been tested and verified as web safe with no viruses, malware, or trojans. However, due to the dynamic nature of the Internet, LIGHTBOX by Weigl cannot be held responsible for any changes to this content.
    • All weblinks are verified on LIGHTBOX 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year by automated software processes for availability.
    • The user interface allows multiple forms of input, such as keyboard, mouse, or touch. All interface elements have been custom designed to support multiple input methods.
    • The site does not require user registration or any use or capture of personal information to access the website and use its content.