- Please print out this page then read all of
the steps slowly and carefully before beginning the installation process.
DO NOT start until you have read all
of the instruction. Windows 7 requires several added steps that need
to be completed in a precise order and correctly.
Windows 7, you must first download and install the required WinHlp32.exe
file from the Microsoft Web site. You
can download either of two files, Windows6.1-KB917607-x64.msu or Windows6.1-KB917607-x86.msu.
Choose the download based on your operating system. To
find out which operating system your computer is running
If you just purchased a new Windows 7 computer, it will probably
be a 64 bit operating system. If you upgraded from Vista, you
might have a 32 bit operating system. Downloading
the file will install WinHelp for Windows 7.
Click Start, type system in the Start Search box, and then click
system in the Programs list.
operating system appears as follows:
For a 64-bit version operating system: 64-bit Operating System
appears for the System type under System.
• For a 32-bit version operating system: 32-bit Operating
System appears for the System type under System.
This download is available to customers running genuine Microsoft Windows.
You will be required to run Windows validation. Windows Windows 7 users
must pass Microsoft Genuine validation requirements before you can download
the file. Please read all the information and follow their instruction
slowly and carefully.
Microsoft Windows Windows 7 WinHelp Download
(Note this link will be functional on the Download page).
a successful download and installation of the WinHelp32.exe file, click
the Windows 7 Download button above or this link Boards
Windows 7 Version to start your Boards by the Numbers Setup file
download. Click Save File (NOT RUN) and remember where you save it (we
suggest your Desktop).
Please DO NOT perform any other task (checking
e-mail, working in Word or any other program) with your computer until
the download has completed.
your mouse pointer to the icon of Boards_setup_2008_Windows 7.exe
File you just saved and click the right mouse button to display
a popup menu. Choose Run
as administrator. Then just follow the instructions. You
will see many of the new Windows 7 UAC (User Account Control) prompts that
will appear very ominous, however, you need to allow the installation
to proceed by clicking Allow, Continue, OK or Yes to them all.
Move your mouse pointer to the icon of Launch Boards on the Desktop
(Green Cadusa) and click the right mouse button for a popup menu.
"Properties" command from the popup menu.
dialog box will appear on the screen. Choose "Compatibility"
on Change Settings for all users
ON the checkbox "Run this program in compatibility mode"
and choose "Windows XP (Service Pack 2)" and Check Run
this program as an administrator
Apply then"OK" button to confirm this new setting.
Ok again on the Launch Boards Property dialog box
double click Launch Boards. You will get the UAC warning. Remember
always say Allow.
first time you use the program you will need to activate it. Use the
serial number you received in your e-mail.
Here to view complete instructions (with images of the dialog boxes
you will see).
If you experience problems contact Support:
call (513) 347-0004