TIPS Carlson Mining 2007 Installation Instructions - PDF by SMRE

VIEWS: 33 PAGES: 10

									   March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                       Page 1 of 10




         TIPS Carlson Mining 2007 Installation Instructions


Getting Started

       Before starting the installation process, you will need the following:
              Carlson Mining 2007 CD.
              Serial number, host file, and environment variable information provided with the
              distribution information
              The end user must have administrative privileges on the workstation for the
              software to function properly.
              In order to avoid errors, the end user’s account should be logged in while
              performing the installation.
              Approximately 30 minutes for installation on each user machine (5 minutes for
              the base install, 10 minutes for the automatic update, and 15 minutes to install
              included patches).

General Overview

In order to properly install this software, you must do the following:

   1. The Autodesk software that Carlson Mining will be used with must be installed and
      opened at least once prior to installing the Carlson Mining software. If Raster Design
      will be loaded on the user’s machine, it is recommended that it be installed and run once
      also. (Note: Effective October 1, 2007, TIPS will no longer support Autodesk
      software versions prior to Autodesk Map 3D 2005; you must update user machines
      to software versions 2005, 2006, or 2007 to continue to use TIPS-distributed
      Autodesk and Carlson products after that date.).
   2. Use the instructions below to install Carlson Mining 2007.
   3. Ensure that the environment variable LSHOST is set according to the documentation
      provided with the software distribution.
   4. Ensure that the host file is set according to the documentation provided with the software
      distribution.
   5. Visit http://update.carlsonsw.com/updates.php to download updates and patches. Patches
      available at the time of this distribution are included on the Carlson Mining CD at <CD
      Drive>:\Patches & Fixes.
   6. If you have any questions or difficulties, contact Tom Mastaller at (412) 937-2108 or
      TMASTALLER@OSMRE.GOV; if Tom is unavailable, contact Tonya Blackburn at
      (303) 844-1400 x1443 or TBLACKBURN@OSMRE.GOV.
March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                       Page 2 of 10

Insert the Carlson Mining 2007 CD

•   Insert the CD labeled Carlson Mining 2007 Disk 1 of 1 (If the setup program does not
    start automatically, go to Start, Run, and browse to <CD Drive>:\launch.exe, then click
    OK.
•   Click Click Here to Install Carlson 2007.




•   The installation process is initialized…
March 16, 2007                     Carlson Mining 2007   Page 3 of 10

•   Click Next to continue.




•   Click Yes to accept the licensing agreement.
March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                     Page 4 of 10

•   Enter the Serial # provided with the software distribution.
•   Click Next to continue.




•   Check the box (i.e., circle) to the left of the version of AutoCAD / Autodesk Map that
    you will be using with Carlson Mining 2007 (Note: Effective October 1, 2007, TIPS
    will no longer support Autodesk software versions prior to Autodesk Map 3D 2005;
    you must update user machines to software versions 2005, 2006, or 2007 to continue
    to use TIPS-distributed Autodesk and Carlson products after that date.).
•   Click Next to continue.
March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                     Page 5 of 10



•   Choose the folder where you would like Carlson Mining 2007 to be installed. The default
    is recommended. Click Browse to change the location.
•   Click Next to continue.




•   Accept default for installation of On-line Help.
•   Click Next to continue.
March 16, 2007                      Carlson Mining 2007                        Page 6 of 10



•   Choose Full to install the Carlson Mining program files on the user’s machine.
•   Click Next to continue.




•   Select the Carlson Mining work directory. This is where the program will store working
    files by default. Click Browse to change this default location.
•   Click Next to continue.
March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                         Page 7 of 10

•   Select the Carlson Mining data directory. This is where the program will store data files
    by default. Click Browse to change this default location.
•   Click Next to continue.




•   Review the information in this dialog box to ensure that all settings are as desired.
•   If changes are needed, click Back to appropriate screen(s) and revise as necessary.
•   Click Next to continue.
March 16, 2007                      Carlson Mining 2007                        Page 8 of 10

•   Specify the program folder name that you would like to have displayed on the Start
    Menu. You may accept the default (recommended), or type in a new name.
•   Click Next to continue (Click No if prompted to overwrite previous version settings of
    Survcadd.).




•   Select the version of the Autodesk product that you would like to start with Carlson
    Mining 2007. This is dependent on what version of Autodesk software is installed.
    (Note: Effective October 1, 2007, TIPS will no longer support Autodesk software
    versions prior to Autodesk Map 3D 2005; you must update user machines to
    software versions 2005, 2006, or 2007 to continue to use TIPS-distributed Autodesk
    and Carlson products after that date.).
•   Click Next to continue.
March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                          Page 9 of 10



•   Note that patches available at the time of this distribution are included on the Carlson
    Mining CD at <CD Drive>:\Patches & Fixes.
•   Click Next to continue.




•   Click Finish to complete the installation.
   March 16, 2007                       Carlson Mining 2007                         Page 10 of 10

   •   Click Exit to close the installation wizard.




   • Before starting Carlson Mining 2007, you must set the environment variable LSHOST
       and the HOSTS file according to the information provided in the software distribution
       letter.

Updates, Patches, and Fixes
Start Carlson Mining 2007. The program will automatically check for main program updates
upon the first run. It is recommended that updates identified during this process be installed to
ensure that the most current features are available to users.

Visit http://update.carlsonsw.com/updates.php to manually download updates and patches.
Patches available at the time of this distribution are included on the Carlson Mining CD at <CD
Drive>:\Patches & Fixes.

After you install the program and patches, you may lose the Autodesk “Express Tools”
dropdown menu… to reactivate, enter EXPRESSMENU on the command line.

To get the “classic” Map menu order when you select the “Autodesk” icon or menu item from
Carlson Mining 2007:

       -       Make sure you are running a Carlson module (Click one of the module icons to
               load the associated menu.).
       -       Click the Settings pull-down, then Configure, and finally the General Settings
               button.
       -       Go to the bottom and change the “AutoCAD Menu” setting to “AutoCAD Map
               Classic”. (Note: If this setting doesn’t appear in the General Settings screen, run
               the main program update file from the Carlson web site mentioned above.).

If you have any questions or difficulties, contact Tom Mastaller at (412) 937-2108 or
TMASTALLER@OSMRE.GOV; if Tom is unavailable, contact Tonya Blackburn at (303) 844-
1400 x1443 or TBLACKBURN@OSMRE.GOV.

								
To top