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- PowerSystem Software

The PowerSystem Software includes the following programs:

  • PowerLink - Retrieves data files from the CRB DataCenter servers.
  • PowerDist - Distributes downloaded files to PRO, Meta (CompuTrac (MetaStock)), and ASCII (.CSV) formats.
  • PowerGen - Generates custom Nearby, Continuation, and Most Active data series (formerly DataXtract)
  • PowerPro - Manages data in PRO and Meta formats.

STEP 1: Downloading PowerSystem Software

Click here to download PowerSystem Software

  • Chrome: Right-click link, select Save Link As...; Save in: Desktop or other location
  • FireFox: Right-click link, select Save Link As...; Save in: Desktop or other location
  • IE: Right-click link; select Save Target As...; Save in: Desktop or other location

STEP 2: Installing PowerSystem Software

  • Online

    After downloading PowerSystem.msi to your computer, select Open OR double-click the file to install.

    You will get the message "Welcome to CRB PowerSystem". Click Next. Check I accept the license agreement by clicking in the white circle next to the text and then click Next. The Default Destination folder is C:\Program Files\CRB\. This should be fine for most users, however you may change the directory by clicking Browse. Click Next. Click Next to begin the installation. Click Finish to complete setup.

    Proceed to Retrieving Data from CRB DataCenter

  • DVD

    Insert the DVD into the DVD ROM Drive. The DVD should automatically start the installation program. If you experience problems, you can manually run the installation by clicking on Start > Run and then type in D:\PowerSystem.msi.exe (where D: is your DVD ROM drive).

    You will get the message "Welcome to CRB PowerSystem Software Installation". Click Next. Check I accept the license agreement by clicking in the white circle next to the text and then click Next. The Default Destination folder is C:\Program Files\CRB\. This should be fine for most users, however you may change the directory by clicking Browse. Click Next. Click Next to begin the installation. Click Finish to complete setup.


STEP 3: Distribution of Historical Data from DVD

NOTE: We recommend distributing the Historical Data from the Startup DVD FIRST, then proceeding to STEP 4 to update the data, however, you may skip to STEP 4 now and distribute the data from the DVD once you receive it.


STEP 4: Retrieving Data and Reports from CRB DataCenter

NOTE: Monthly Data files are available beginning January 1, 2004.


STEP 5: Distribution of Data from CRB DataCenter


STEP 6: Generating Synthetic Data Series

NOTE: Requires PRO format Source data.


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