GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER

Small Office Home Office (SOHO) Bookkeeping System



Installation of GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER Version 1.7 GST

Floppy Disk Version.
1. Insert GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER installation disk in a floppy disk drive. (Drive A: or B:)
2. Use File manager (Windows 3.x) or Explorer (Windows 95/98) to locate the file on the drive A: (WBKR17.exe)
3. Double click to start execution and the installation of GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER.

CDROM Version.
If installing from a CDROM, then the installation should start when the CD is inserted into the Drive.
If it doesn't then locate and double click the file MENU.EXE on the CDROM to start the Menu Program.
You can then select install from the menu.

Web Site Download Version.
If you obtained the file WBKR17.EXE from the Web site, locate it in your download directory
and then double click it to start execution.

The Software will Install itself automatically and give you instructions on what to do.



Setting GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER for use within Windows 3.1/3.11/NT3.51
The file wbkr.exe is found in the \BOOKKEEP directory on the drive that you installed GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER to.
From the program manager create a new program group called GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER.
Create a new program item from the program manager.
For the description enter GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER
For the command line enter C:\BOOKKEEP\WBKR.EXE
For the Working Directory enter C:\BOOKKEEP
The GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER icon will appear.
Click OK
Read your windows manual for further information.



Setting GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER for use within Windows 95/98/2000/NT4.00
The file wbkr.exe is found in the \BOOKKEEP directory on the drive that you installed GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER to.
Double click the "My computer" icon and find the directory "bookkeep"
Double click the directory icon and find the file wbkr.exe.
Right click the mouse after selecting the file.
From the pop up menu select the"Create Shortcut" option.
An icon will appear with the words"Shortcut to wbkr.exe"
Drag it to the Desktop
Rename the shortcut to "GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER" or a name that is suitable to you.
A shortcut can also be made to start a second business by modification of a standard shortcut command line.
Create a shortcut as described above.
Right click the shortcut and then select properties in the pop up menu.
Click the Shortcut tab
Edit the Target to end with bookkeep\wbkr.exe 2 to start the second business.
Click the Apply button and then close the properties window.
Read your windows manual for further information.



Starting GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER
1. Double click the GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER icon on the desktop
2. The startup screen will appear for a couple of seconds, and then the GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER Main Menu will appear.
    From then on just follow the instructions on the screen.
3. Use ALT/TAB to switch between GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER and other programs currently running.
    Consult your Windows Manual for further instructions.



Networking GEORGE the BOOKKEEPER
1. Install GEORGE on the computer which will become the network server.
2. On the server share the Drive that contains the BOOKKEEP Directory.
3. On the client computers, mount/map the shared drive and allocate a drive letter for it.
4. The BOOKKEEPER directory now appears in the ROOT Directory of the client computers.
5. The icon/shortcut can be set up as described above.
    Consult your Windows Manual for further instructions.

NOTE You should arrange the networked computers so that one is used to enter jobs and sales (front counter), one
for modifying records(workshop) and one for bills and stock purchases etc (Managers Office).




 
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