General

Installing ProCal Version 6
Download the software installer: https://www.dropbox.com/s/v7sevqkhx8yff9m/ProCal%20-%20Full%20Software%20Suite%20Installation.exe?dl=1 Follow this guide ...
Wed, 22 May, 2019 at 3:27 PM
.dll/.ocx Registry Errors - Windows 7/10
Some installations of Windows 7/10 have issues with installing and registering the system files that the ProCal suite relies on to work correctly.  To r...
Thu, 8 Aug, 2019 at 9:01 AM
Certificate Print Types
ProCal has a powerful reporting engine that allows multiple different print types for tests. This allows users to create 'functional' tests that d...
Tue, 14 May, 2019 at 11:59 AM
Check that the SQL instance is running
If the software is unable to connect, it may be caused by the SQL instance not running. This can happen when the Windows start up process does not start the...
Wed, 2 Jan, 2019 at 11:57 AM
Configuring a new Server/Installation
Note - These instructions apply from Version 2 of the Database Configuration Utility which improves upon older versions. Older versions may be missing steps...
Wed, 13 Feb, 2019 at 12:57 PM
Configuring a VISA Alias using National Instruments MAX
Note - This document is not designed to replace National Instruments documentation and is valid for version 17.5 at the time of writing To simplify comm...
Thu, 7 Jun, 2018 at 11:12 AM
Configuring SQL Server for Network Access
When configuring a SQL server to host the ProCal database there are a number of options that must be checked to ensure that the SQL Server is visible from o...
Tue, 21 May, 2019 at 12:29 PM
Converting Procedures to SQL (6.5 onwards)
The 6.5 update of ProCal requires that procedure information is converted from the existing access tables into the new SQL tables. It is highly recommended ...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 9:44 AM
Default Printer in Windows 10
Microsoft introduced a new feature into Windows 10 that automatically updates your default printer to the last printer that was used. This is known to c...
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017 at 4:01 PM
Exporting data to Excel / .csv
Exporting data to Excel or .csv format is possible via Crystal Reports. To export data to an excel file, view the report that you wish to export (for ex...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 1:18 PM