ScienceMatrix:Cell Structure & Function can be run either directly from the CD or the computer's hard drive, or even over a network with a building site license.

If you copy it to your hard drive, we suggest you create a folder on your drive called Cell Structure and Function then copy the entire contents of the CD to that folder.

Either way, simply click on the ScienceMatrix icon to launch it.

Minimum Requirements

ScienceMatrix: Cell Structure & Function requires a system that meets at least these minimum requirements:


ScienceMatrix: Cell Structure & Function does not ship with a license to run on a network. A network license must be purchased from Digital Frog International or one of our distributors.


  • 10 Mb/s network connection or better
  • 100 MB of free hard drive space forScienceMatrix: Cell Structure & Function application and media
    Note: The number of concurrent users will depend on your license and the speed/power of your network setup.

If you encounter problems while running one of Digital Frog International's software titles on your network, please email us for more help.


Make sure your version of QuickTime is up to date
If you launch the program and are prompted to update your version of QuickTime, you must download the latest version. It is available free from Apple at

When I launch the program, I get an error saying QuickTime is required even though I have the latest version of QuickTime already installed.
You may encounter this message when you first launch the program if you have the latest version of QuickTime. We are working on a fix for this. In the meantime, we have a separate page outlining a workaround that allows you to run the program normally