Installing USoft Series Products - Installing USoft Series Products
Before you can install or use USoft Series products on your system, you must have a valid LICENSE.DAT file installed. This file will have been provided to you by the USoft Order desk. You should refer to the instructions provided with LICENSE.DAT for details of how to install and use it.
To install USoft Series products on a PC:
If you are installing from a source other than a CD, or if you have switched off autorun on your pc, navigate to the base folder of the installation package, and double-click the file named:
where <version> is the version number of this release of the USoft product set, for example: 8.0.2F. Wait for the Installation Wizard to initialize, and the welcome message to appear.
If the current release of USoft is already installed on your system, you will be presented with a list of maintenance options at this point. You can choose to:
You will now be asked to type the path to your license file (LICENSE.DAT). This file will have been provided to you by the USoft Order desk. You should refer to the instructions provided with this file for details of how to install and use it. Note that you cannot install or use USoft Series products without a valid LICENSE.DAT file.
You will now be asked to type your name, company name, and customer registration number . This number will be needed if you call a USoft support desk for support. If you have not been supplied with a customer registration number, call a USoft support desk.
Once the software is installed, you can see your registration number at any time by choosing About from the Help menus of the various USoft Series products.
You will now be asked in which folder the USoft Series products must be installed. The default is C:\Program Files\USD8. The wizard allows you to check the available space on the drives of your PC before you choose a drive and folder for installation.
You will also be asked to specify a location for the USoft Log folder. See "Log Files and Temporary Files" in the related topics below for more information about the central USoft log folder.
You will now be asked in which program group the program items must be installed. The default is USoft Series.
You will now be asked to choose whether you want a complete or custom installation of USoft Series products.
You may only install products for which you have purchased a license.
Follow the instructions on your screen and when you have finished, click Next to continue.
You will also be asked if you want to install Microsoft Data Access Components and the Microsoft Repository. You should install these if you intend to load an external data model into USoft Developer.
Click Next to continue.