Converting from a stand alone PC to a server (network)

Converting from a stand alone PC to a server (network)

It’s actually quite easy to convert your standalone install to a server install. Here are the steps:

- If you’re moving the data from the current PC to a server, make a backup of your current data (File > Backup)

backup

- First follow the directions for the server installation

- Install any NEW workstations per the workstation installation instructions

- If you are converting a current CostGuard PC to act as a workstation, run the Configuration program to redirect CostGuard to the new data location:

config

Activate the server

Activate each of the workstations

When you are done installing and activating the server and the workstations you will restore the data to the server.

From any workstation click on File/Restore Data:

restore