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Upgrading

Upgrading from 2.0 Files

To upgrade and maintain your account settings and shipping history, follow these instructions:

Step 1 of 3: PREPARING FOR UPGRADE

  • Move 4 UPS files off FM Server to a workstation (if hosted)
  • Make a backup of the 4 UPS files
DO NOT REPLACE THE FILES IN THE EXISTING NRGship UPS Pro FOLDER as this will overwrite your preferences and data!

Step 2 of 3: UPGRADING

NOTE: Any modifications to the NRGship files, including layout and user script modifications will NOT be brought over into your upgraded files. You will need make these changes after upgrading!

From FileMaker Pro 11 to FileMaker Pro 12 and above

  • Open up the existing NRGship UPS Pro folder
  • Drop convert your existing v11 files to v12 by dragging all four NRGship files onto the FileMaker Pro application icon using default conversion options
  • Follow FileMaker Pro 12 instuctions below

FileMaker Pro 12 and above

  • Open up the existing NRGship UPS Pro folder
  • Locate NRGship UPS Pro Prefs.fmp12 and rename to NRGship UPS Pro Prefs.bak.fmp12
  • Locate NRGship UPS Pro Data.fmp12 and rename to NRGship UPS Pro Data.bak.fmp12
  • Now it's safe to copy the 4 new files from the desktop folder to the NRGship UPS Pro folder. Mac OS or Windows will ask you if it's OK to replace 2 of the files. Replace.
  • Now you can put the desktop folder in the trash
  • Open NRGship UPS Pro > Preferences > Defaults > Advanced

FileMaker FileMaker Pro 11 or below

  • Open up the existing NRGship UPS Pro folder
  • Locate NRGship UPS Pro Prefs.fp7 and rename to NRGship UPS Pro Prefs.bak.fp7
  • Locate NRGship UPS Pro Data.fp7 and rename to NRGship UPS Pro Data.bak.fp7
  • Now it's safe to copy the 4 new files from the desktop folder to the NRGship UPS Pro folder. Mac OS or Windows will ask you if it's OK to replace 2 of the files. Replace.
  • Now you can put the desktop folder in the trash
  • Open NRGship UPS Pro > Preferences > Defaults > Advanced
  • Click the "Import Prefs" button and it will import your original preferences.
  • Click the "Import Data" button and it will import your shipping history.
  • The update should now be complete.
  • If you are uploading the files to a FileMaker Server, you need to set the files to Multi-User.
  • You can delete the .bak files you created, but make sure you have your backup.

Step 3 or 3: Update Plugins - Mac and Windows Users