6954RE: [fhctech] networking PRF
- Jun 4, 2004Thanks for the input, Rick. So, we could make sure that PRF is put on the
1st computer turned on and the others on the others. That works.
As for the missing CD's - We are hoping they is returned soon. They
(61-80) had been dropped off at the library and within 48 hours before I
got there to install it, someone had "borrowed" the one set. It's been
three weeks and still not returned. A letter is going out to all staff
about things disappearing in our library and we are hoping that will spur
the "borrower" to return it. We have designated a cabinet for all supplies
that only the Directors and myself will have keys to. This is not the
first thing that has disappeared on us.
That's a good idea. I will check with local centers to see if they have
the CD's and installed on their hard drive so they won't need their CD's
for a bit. We are hoping, though, that this resolves itself soon. I just
feel bad that we have patrons that have asked if we have these next series
and I've been delaying installing it until it got returned. Just didn't
want to leave the others out for them to take the next ones.
At 02:02 AM 6/4/2004, you wrote:
>PRF is the main program that would have a hard time if the drives were not
>available when you started the computer.
>For the DOS family search, I use a batch file that maps the drive letters
>when I click the Icon and then removes the drive mappings when it is done.
>Most of the other programs can be installed using UNC paths (i.e.
>that is not accessed until the program is executed.
>Answer to the PS question you can install 61-65 and 71-80 as long as the
>Index files correspond. The end users will get a failure when they attempt
>to access data on 66-70, but I would go ahead and do it.
>I wonder if there is another center close to you that has their 66-70
>discs that they could loan you.
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