WinBase v2 Upgrade Information

  • Use The Status Page To Ensure You Are Entitled To Download The Software

  • Take A Backup Of Your Data

  • Download The Software From The Page Of The Product You Wish To Upgrade - We Advise To Save The File To Disk, Do Not Run From Current Location.

  • We Recommend Saving The Downloaded Upgrade In Your PCS Software Installation Folder, This Is Normally Found Under C:\Program Files x86. Note: If You Have A Multi-User Version Of Our Software, Or The Database Is Deployed On A Server, You May Find It Useful To Save This File In A Common Network Folder. This Will Save You Having To Copy It To Each PC To Run It.

  • If Your PC Is Part Of A Network, You May Need To Be Logged In With Administrator Privileges Before You Run The Upgrade/Installation Program, As Files Stored In Your Windows System Folders May Need To Be Upgraded.

  • When Downloading Has Finished, Ensure No Applications Are Running Or Minimised In Your Windows Task Bar.

  • Run The Downloaded Program On Every PC That Has The Software Installed Before Logging In & Running Your PCS Software Again. Note: You May Be Prompted For A Supplier Code When You Run The Upgrade Program, This Is Either Printed On Your CD Jewel Case, Or Can Be Obtained From Your Agent.

  • After You Have Installed The Upgrade On All PC's, Run Your PCS Software On One PC Only, Where You May See A One-Off Audit Of DataBase Changes That Need To Be Made, Please Do Not Attempt To Log Into Your PCS System From Any Other PC's (If Networked) Until This Process Has Completed.

  • Your System Has Now Been Upgraded, And You Should Check That All PC's On A Networked System Are Running The Same Version. This Is Displayed On The Licence Tab After Selecting Help > About From The Pull Down Menu, & On The Login Screen.