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Chapter 30. Offline Favorites and the Ac... > Subscribing to Active Channels

Subscribing to Active Channels

Channels are prepackaged Offline Favorites Instead of indiscriminately delivering Web pages to your hard disk, a Webmaster can put together a collection of pages, just as a news-paper publisher assembles a daily paper When you subscribe to an Active Channel, you download a single file, created by using the CDF Channel files typically include multiple HTML files, graphics, a map of the Web site (including links to pages not included in the CDF file), and a publisher's recommended schedule for updates.

By default, Windows 98 adds a Channel bar to your desktop, with shortcuts to dozens of brand-name channels Note that you don't have to subscribe to view the content in a channel.


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