This document lists the installation instructions for the PDS DioView Version 5.5 update. Once you have verified that your computer meets the system requirements, you can install the update.
 

Installation Instructions

If you're upgrading from PDS DioView 5.0, back up your program data.

  

In order to download PDS programs online, you must be enrolled in the Preferred Client Program.

  1. Go to the PDS Downloads page in the PDS Client Portal.
  2. Locate and click DioView 5 Update.
  3. Click Download, then save the file to your desktop.
  4. On your desktop, double-click the DioView .exe file.
  5. In the Setup wizard, click Next.
  6. Select the folder where you want to install the update and data files. The folder paths cannot exceed 60 characters in length.
  7. Click Next.
  8. After the installation is complete, click Finish.
  9. Return to your desktop. Double-click the icon to open the program and follow the on-screen instructions.

    If you need help using the program, click Help in the upper right corner of the program or press the F1 key on your keyboard.

  1. Insert the installation CD in your computer's CD drive. The PDS DioView window displays.

    If the installation window doesn't open automatically, locate the Setup.exe file on the CD, and double-click to start it.

  2. Click the link for the PDS Diocesan View program.
  3. Under Install the Program on This Computer, click Setup.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Read the License Agreement. If you accept the terms of the agreement, select I Accept the EULA Terms and click Next.
  6. Select the folders where you want to install the program and data files. The folder paths cannot exceed 60 characters in length.
  7. Click Next.
  8. After the installation is complete, click Finish.
  9. Return to the menu of your choice, or exit the installer.
  10. Return to your desktop. Double-click the icon to open the program and follow the on-screen instructions.

    If you need help using the program, click Help in the upper right corner of the program or press F1 on your keyboard.

 

If you have multiple workstations, all computers must be upgraded at the same time.