Winlog32 Full Release and Update.
Winlog32 previous beta release for evaluation and testing
Please see news page for changes in the beta, if updating VERY OLD versions of Winlog32 e.g pre: 5.7.1 see relative 'changes' for 5.7.1.
IF INSTALLING ONTO VISTA, WINDOWS 7, WINDOWS 8 or WINDOWS 10 THEN PLEASE SEE COMMENTS ON VISTA/W7/W8 BELOW.
To install Winlog32 for the first time, 'save' the above file to your desktop or other suitable folder on your computer by clicking on the >DOWNLOAD WINLOG32< link above to run the self-installer. The Winlog32 self-installer program will auto-run and please follow the installation instructions.
You may get some security prompts and you will have to accept these to continue.
* * * VISTA - WINDOWS 7 - WINDOWS 8 - WINDOWS 10 * * *
Do NOT install into ..\Program Files Folder, due to modern operating systems file security behaviour you are strongly advised NOT to install into the ..\Program Files\ folder or sub-folders thereof, choose or make another folder like C:\HAM\ or C:\WINLOG32\ etc.
INSTALLING FOR THE FIRST TIME
Download the above file to your desktop or other suitable folder on your computer.
UPDATING AN EXISTING VERSION
You are encouraged to keep Winlog32 up-to-date with each new version update to keep compatiblity.
If you are updating an existing version; the install path may be choosen correctly by the installer
however confirm this before proceding as this is not always the case, if incorrect click the
"Change Directory" button and select and double-click the correct folder of your
CURRENT Winlog32 installation, ensure that that it appears correctly as the "Directory" path in the
install dialog, this is IMPORTANT!
Continue with the set-up, and your previous Winlog32 version will be updated to the latest version available.
LOG database and ancillary database files will be unaffected.
Experienced users are encouraged to download and install beta versions if they are available, these will be released from time to time and will preceed a general release.
The beta version will have the latest features, functions and fixes, inexperienced or new users may prefer to download the last stable or general release.
It will be useful to inform Winlog32 of any unusual behaviour or problems encountered with the beta versions changes.
The 'Changes.txt' file installed will contain a summary of the changes as usual.