"We have purchased a new computer for one of our workstations.
we add to connect to the SAMS Advantage server?"
After the new computer has been mapped to the
network drive that SAMS Advantage Server resides on (in most cases the
Q drive), then all that needs to be added to the desktop is the shortcut
icon to SAMS. In
Windows Explorer (Right click on Start, choose Explore), go to the Q:\dapps\memb
click on the SAMS.EXE file, and choose Send to, and select Desktop (create
places a shortcut icon on your desktop for SAMS. You
should then be able to double-click on the icon to open the database software.
a new Windows XP computer, you cannot map to the network drive with the
automatic feature. You
must Right click on My Computer, and select Map Network Drive to assign
the Q drive as one of your network connections.
If this computer needs Crystal Report Writer loaded to be able to create
and edit reports in SAMS, please install the software from your installation
disk and see instructions
for important files to copy to the new computer and setup
options to be set.