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How to install The Grid 2

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Installing from a DVD

The easiest and most common way of installing The Grid 2 is by using our installation disks. Installing The Grid 2 is straightforward: just insert the CD or DVD into your computer and follow the instructions on screen.

You might have more than one disk, with grid sets, extra voices or other resources. If this is the case, install The Grid 2 first, and then these other resources. Again, simply follow the instructions on-screen.

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Installing from a USB memory stick

Not every device has a CD drive, so another method for installing The Grid 2 is to transfer the files from an installer disk to a USB memory stick. Copy ALL the files from the CD, and paste them in the ROOT directory of the memory stick. If the files are not copied directly to the root folder, the installer will not work.

You can see from the image that all files are directly in the root of the external drive.

Insert your memory stick into the USB port of the device on which you wish to install, and the installer will start automatically.

Your Software Evaluation

You can evaluate a complete working version of The Grid 2 for 60 days. Your evaluation period starts when you install the software onto your computer, and you can use all the features of the software during this trial.

Once the evaluation period has expired, you must activate a licence to continue using the software. Some parts of the software, such as additional symbol libraries, voices or grid sets, require further licences which can be purchased separately.

Licensing The Grid 2

When you are ready to license The Grid 2, or a symbol library, voice or grid set, run Licence Manager from the Windows Start menu. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate your licence .

 

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