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- CRB PowerSystem™ Quick Start Tutorial

PowerLink - Retrieves data files from the CRB DataCenter servers.

STEP 4: Retrieving Data from CRB DataCenter

1. Launch CRB PowerLink: Use the CRB PowerLink shortcut on Desktop OR
Click Start > Programs > CRB PowerSystem > CRB PowerLink

2. Click Settings to proceed to Connection Settings.   Enter your Username (usually your email address or firstname.lastname) and Password then click OK.

PowerLink 4 Users: See "Internet setup and Download" tab.

3. To proceed to Package Settings (retrieves subscription information from CRB servers and displays Package Settings) click on Next.   Select each Package on left to select Date(s) to be retrieved on right.

Package pending setup for distribution
Package set up for distribution
Package excluded from distribution

  • A. Select Download data from selected date OR Exclude Package from Update
  • B. Select Date

NOTE: If you have distributed data from a Startup CD or InfoTech CD then select the Date written on the CD, otherwise, Monthly Data files are available beginning January 1, 2004.
PowerLink 4 Users: Select the Date last downloaded with PowerLink 4.

  • C. Click Apply Selection to complete setup for each Package.

Check Apply date to All Packages then click Apply Selection to force the date to be used for All Packages.

4. Click Next to proceed to Download Summary
(displays Download Summary dialog)

5. Verify the Packages and Date(s) to be retrieved or excluded.

6. Click Next to proceed OR Back for changes.
(displays Download Process while retrieving requested files from CRB servers)

NOTE: All data available on or after the specified date(s) will be downloaded.

7. Click Done to proceed to CRB PowerDist OR Uncheck Launch Distribution Wizard when done then click Done if you do not require CRB PowerDist for distribution of the downloaded files.
(launches CRB PowerDist (STEP 5) or exits)

Back to STEP 2 | Proceed to STEP 5

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