Surname Studies

Enabling Javascript

This Surname Studies web site uses Javascript extensively. It's the language used to operate the menu system which enables you to find your way around.

Javascript Test

If there is no red text visible on this page your browser Home Page. (Just to double-check that you have loaded the live web page and not an old cached version, please click on the Refresh/Reload button of your browser now.)

You should be able change your browser settings so that you can browse freely throughout the whole Surname Studies web site. If you are using an old version of browser (version 3 or less) that does not support Javascript, may we suggest that you update it by installing an up-to-date version of your browser?

It is possible to switch Javascript off and this may have been done on your browser. If so you need to switch it on again. Swiching on Javascript is easy (when you know how...). If your browser is:

  • Firefox: Click Tools - Options - Content. Ensure that the box Enable Javascript is ticked, and then click OK.
  • Internet Explorer: Click Tools - Internet Options - Advanced. In the Settings list, scroll down to the Security section (near the bottom). Ensure the Allow active content to run in files on My Computer box is ticked, and then click OK. You will need to close Internet Explorer and re-start it for any change to take effect.

Please let us know if you still have problems. We want to make our Surname Studies accessible to everyone.