Web usability

We would recommend upgrading your browser as far as your computer will allows. Later versions of browsers often have higher levels of security and better functions.

Most browser suppliers will allow you to upgrade for free. Visit the browser’s website to find out about the latest versions and how to download them.

Screen resolutions

You can set your computer to display different screen resolutions. The Museum of London websites are designed to work best in 1024 x 768 pixel resolutions.

For information on adjusting the display resolution search the ‘help’ files in your operating system or consult the manufacturer's website.

Screen colours

Depending on your computer you can also control the number of colours displayed on your screen. The Museum of London websites look best with 32-bit colour setting.