Upgrading to a New Version of DRALOS™

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This article covers two scenarios:

  • Upgrading from a “Free 30-Day Trial” to a Full, Paid Version
  • Upgrading from an Previous Paid Version to a New Version

Be sure to check for eligible upgrades to new versions in your “My Account” section. Download the new versions there (when available).

UPGRADING FROM A FREE TO A PAID VERSION:

You’ve tried our 30-Day trial and you’re ready to upgrade. How do you go about doing so without losing all of your data?

  1. Begin by purchasing a fully-licensed version of DRALOS™ [here].
  2. Obtain your API license key from your confirmation email, or from the “My Account” section of this website and locating your “API Keys.
  3. Enter your API Key into your DRALOS™ (located under the “HELP” menu).
  4. Save all data you’ve previously entered. (Go to File >> Save Data)
  5. Continue with the following steps, as if installing a new version.

BEFORE INSTALLING A NEW VERSION:

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  1. Go to File >> Backup/Restore.
  2. Export a Backup File.
  3. Install/upgrade DRALOS™:
    1. Go  to your computer’s Control Panel’s “Programs” section and navigate to the “Add/Remove” section. Uninstall DRALOS™. (NOTE: You may receive a notification that not all data was removed. This is normal, as part of your database is encrypted and can’t be removed by this method.)
    2. Run the DRALOS™ installer as normal and install the new version of DRALOS™.
    3. Launch the newly upgraded version of DRALOS™.

 

If your data is not present in the upgrade:

  1. Go to File >> Backup/Restore.
  2. Import your Backup File and follow the prompts.

 

If your “API Key” is invalid or reached the maximum number of uses:

  1. Navigate to the “My Account” section of this website.
  2. Locate the “API Keys” link on the “My Account” page.
  3. You will see your current active key(s) listed there. Click the “DELETE” button to remove a particular installation.
  4. You should now be able to re-use that key to activate your upgraded installation of DRALOS™.

 

For further questions, please visit our Support section.