Moving EasyTour data to a new PC

Published: 2011-08-19

 

Last Updated: 2011-08-19

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Summary

You want to move your EasyTour data to a new PC, or to a new hard drive on the original PC.

 

 

Default locations of files referred to in this procedure:

 

- Windows Vista and 7: C:\ProgramData\TimeKeeping Systems\EasyTour

- Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\TimeKeeping Systems\EasyTour

 

You can verify the data file location by opening EasyTour then clicking HelpData File Location.

 

 

On the old PC

Copy your data files:

  1. Close EasyTour and all other programs.
  2. Open My Computer (Computer in Windows Vista/7) and navigate to the folder C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\TimeKeeping Systems (Windows XP) or C:\ProgramData\TimeKeeping Systems (Windows Vista/7).
  3. Right-click the folder EasyTour and select Copy.
  4. Paste the folder to a flash drive, CD-R/RW or network folder.

 

On the new PC

Restore your data files:

  1. Install EasyTour and activate the software. DO NOT connect your downloader yet.
  2. Copy your data files:
    1. Close EasyTour and all other programs.
    2. Open My Computer (Computer in Windows Vista and 7) and navigate to the location where you placed the copy of the EasyTour folder in the previous section.
    3. Copy the EasyTour folder and paste it into C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\TimeKeeping Systems (Windows XP) or C:\ProgramData\TimeKeeping Systems (Windows Vista/7).
    4. Choose Yes when asked if you want to overwrite or merge the existing folder.
  3. Connect your Downloader and open EasyTour. You should see all of your Checkpoints and Tours.

 

You can now uninstall EasyTour from the old PC and begin using it on the new PC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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