video multi-media software
Media Facilities Management System
(MFms) - System Requirements and Installation
General System Requirements
• Requires Windows95/98/2000/XP
or NT 4 with SP5
• CD ROM drive for
• Hard disk with 10MB
for the program and database
• CPU and RAM requirements
as per the version of Windows installed.
• ODBC Database Support
• DAO Database Support
• Bar code scanner
On Windows systems with
AutoPlay enabled for CD-ROM drives, the MFms Install program will start
automatically when the CD-ROM is inserted into the drive. If the system
being installed does not have AutoPlay enabled, run setup.exe from the
root directory on the CD-ROM.
• Insert the MFms
CD-ROM in the drive.
• Change your working
directory to the CD-ROM directory.
• Access the root
directory on the CD-ROM where the setup program is located.
• Run the setup program.
The MFms InstallShield Wizard will appear.
• Follow the Install
• Select the 'Add/Remove
Programs' applet from the 'Control Panel.'
• Select the 'Install/Uninstall'
• Select 'Media Facilities
Management System (MFms)' from the list of installed applications.
• Select the 'Add/Remove'
button to uninstall the Media Facilities Management System.
To start the MFms System
the user will require a License Key. The License Key can be obtained from
MacgowanProductionS by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or calling 651.225.9743. Currently only Beta Licenses are being issued.
When you install the MFms
System the following registry key will be created. Set this value
to the License Key that you received from MacgowanProductionS.
The MFms System uses a local
logon system. This logon is not associated with the Windows logon.
The user and password information is stored in a table called login in
the MFms.mdb database. There are three levels of access to the MFms
System; Administrator, User and Guest. See the online help for more
You can view the user logon
information using Microsoft Access. In the future the MFms System
will provide a user management dialog and encrypted user information.
If you do not have Microsoft
Access the following user information can be used to access the MFms System:
Last Updated: 22 March 2002
by Chris Macgowan
© Copyright 1996-2002 MacgowanProductionS