Help Center - Help Topic Details

CueStart Help Center

Miscellaneous - Glossary of terms

Below are some frequently used terms on CueStart.



A browser is the software you use to view the World Wide Web. Popular browsers include Internet Explorer, Firefox and Netscape.

Browsers take the HTML and JavaScript code that make up websites, and display them in text and image format for general users.

Back to Top



Start pages on CueStart consist of channels. Each channel has a specific purpose. Some channels contain links, some contain RSS feeds, while others serve as online tools such as search boxes and calendars.

Each channel has its own set of option buttons depending on the channel type. These buttons look like the following:

You can add, edit, and delete your channels in the Start Page Manager.

Back to Top



See RSS Feed

Back to Top


RSS Feed

RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a feed format used to display frequently updated content on the Web. RSS feeds are generated by news websites and can be read by RSS reader software as well as by other websites.

Websites that offer RSS feeds will typically display rss image 1 or rss image 1 images to represent the fact that they offer the service. Typically if you click on the icon you will be taken to a page that displays the website's latest content as an XML file. Click here to view a sample RSS feed for the BBC News Homepage.

Back to Top


Start Page

A start page is the default page that is displayed each time you open your web browser.

CueStart enables you to create a customized start page that provides you with quick access to the latest news and your favorite links.

You will often see us refer to your 'CueStart start page' as simply your 'start page'.

Back to Top


Web Browser

See Browser

Back to Top

Help CenterSearch


CueStart Tour

If you haven't done so already, be sure to check out the CueStart Tour. It provides you with an overview of all the services on offer.

Getting Started

Account Settings

Start Page Settings

Channel Settings

Channel Content



Home   About Us   Account Login   Advertising   Blog   Contact Us   Developers   Help   Privacy   Terms   Tour

© 2008 All Rights Reserved. is a trading name of Walshaw Internet Services
ABN: 43 549 443 349
Icons by DryIcons