Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
how_to:family_historian_installation_details [2018/02/23 11:41]
jane exchange FH code
how_to:family_historian_installation_details [2020/02/14 10:23] (current)
tatewise [Family Historian Installation Details]
Line 1: Line 1:
 ====== Family Historian Installation Details ====== ====== Family Historian Installation Details ======
 +
 +{{entry>​Installation Guide/​Family Historian/​Registration Key;See Index for related topics.}}
 +{{entry>​Registration Key;-*}}
  
 ===== Installation Process ===== ===== Installation Process =====
  
-The flowchart below summarises the steps needed to install or re-install [[glossary:​family_historian]],​ and should be performed using a Windows **Administrator** account, while ensuring **Family Historian** is __NOT__ running.+The flowchart below summarises the steps needed to install or re-install [[glossary:​family_historian]],​ and should be performed using a Windows **Administrator** account, while ensuring **Family Historian** is __NOT__ running. It is more reliable to use **Installation CD** or **Software Downloads** than internal {{fh}} **Help > Check for Updates** or similar auto-update options.
  
 Each **Bought** product whether a **Full Version** or a **Version Upgrade** should have an **Installation CD** or **Software Download**. From **Version 3** onwards, it may have a **Licence Name**, but always has a **Registration Key**. Without these you may not be able to re-install the software without having to buy a new licence. Each **Bought** product whether a **Full Version** or a **Version Upgrade** should have an **Installation CD** or **Software Download**. From **Version 3** onwards, it may have a **Licence Name**, but always has a **Registration Key**. Without these you may not be able to re-install the software without having to buy a new licence.