SURFCAM Traditional 2017 Update Procedure

After you you have installed SURFCAM 2017 you will need to manually update a few files before your SURFCAM 2017 will function and post like it did in SURFCAM 2016.

Manual Method

Instructions for Copy \ Paste Post Files

  1. Copy these files from your C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2016\Config\ folder
    • Postmenu.cfg (operations manager file)
    • Config.tbl (Spost config file)
    • SurfcamLibrary.FDB (Tool & Material Library)
  2. Paste into your C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2017\Config\ folder.
  3. Copy the C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2016\Config\PostLib\ folder.
  4. Paste into your C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2017\Config\ folder and overwrite what is there.

Instructions for editing PostMenu.CFG

  1. Open the C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2017\Config\Postmenu.cfg file with EditNC.
  2. Click Search | Find and enter these values (include the “\” characters)
  3. FIND \SURFCAM2016\
  4. REPLACE \SURFCAM2017\
  5. Click the “Replace, then Find” button then click the “Replace All” button.
  6. Then SAVE and close the file

 

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Instructions for editing Config.TBL

  1. Open the C:\Users\Public\SURFCAM\SURFCAM2017\Config\Config.tbl file with EditNC.
  2. Click Search | Find and enter these values (include the “\” characters)
  3. FIND \SURFCAM2016\
  4. REPLACE \SURFCAM2017\
  5. Click the “Replace, then Find” button then click the “Replace All” button.
  6. Then SAVE and close the file

 

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