TATEMS: Fleet Maintenance Software - Update
05-03-2013(May 3, 2013) to 4.4.03c
(the update link is near the bottom of this page)
WARNING!!! READ THIS ENTIRE MESSAGE BEFORE UPDATING!! ESPECIALLY BACKUP INSTRUCTIONS!!!
Just a quick note to announce the release or TATEMS 20/20 4.4.03c
If you are already running a licensed copy of TATEMS 2005 or TATEMS 20/20 then this release may require you to acquire a new registration number, depending on the version you currently have .
This is to prevent any unauthorized access to the new releases after the 1 year of no cost version updates has expired.
To minimize any inconvenience to you, this release will give you 10 days to acquire the new registration number.
If you are in your trial period then the trial period will continue with the same number of days you had remaining before the update.
AFTER UPDATE...You will need to submit your serial number(s) along with the version number and your company information or purchase information here so that we can verify eligibility and email the new registration number(s) back to you.
Remember, you don't need to apply all previous updates in order to update TATEMS 2005 or TATEMS 20/20 (not the update link) Fleet Maintenance Software.(not the update link)
So if you missed one you can just use the most current one.
You can watch a tutorial video that shows you some of the previous updates here:
This update will only work with TATEMS 2005 or TATEMS 20/20
And here is a short video showing a couple of additions and changes and another previous update
Always make sure you make a backup copy of your data before updating.
The data file to backup is called
TATEMS2005be.mdb and is normally located in the:
C:\Program Files\TATEMS 2005
Folder. (It might also be on a network drive if you are networked. You can see the data file you are accessing before you update by clicking on Tools->Networking)
You can just right click on the file and choose copy and then paste it back into the same folder or another folder to create a backup copy.
There is also a backup feature in TATEMS 2005 and TATEMS 20/20 if you go to File->Backup and Compact Data
For Users that already have a working copy of TATEMS 2005 or TATEMS 20/20 on your computer...
This is a front end only download about 4 Megs.
This update requires that you have TATEMS 2005 or TATEMS 20/20 (not the update link) installed on your computer.
You can download the latest TATEMS Fleet Maintenance Software update from the links below below:
WARNING: Do not install this update unless you have made your purchase within the last 12 months or have purchased additional years of support and version upgrades that cover you until 05-03-2013(May 3, 2013).
For 32 Bit Versions of Windows use the link below
TATEMS-4.4.03c.exe (this is the update link.. right click and chose "Save Link/Target As" depending on your browser)
For 64 Bit Versions of Windows use the link below
TATEMS-4.4.03cX64.exe (this is the update link.. right click and chose "Save Link/Target As" depending on your browser)
Make sure TATEMS is closed and then after downloading the file you can double click it to unzip the files:
C:\Program Files\TATEMS 2005
If you are UPDATING TATEMS on a NETWORK you will need to re-link to the data file after the update by going to
"Tools->Networking" from whithin TATEMS
If you go to Tools ->Networking before updating you will be able to see where the data file is located. Write down the path and then use that information after the update to re-link to the data file.
NOTE BELOW IS VERY IMPORTANT!!!!
You should always update TATEMS on every workstation on your network, one after another, not at the exact same time... and don't allow any users to use an old version after an update has been done on any workstation on the network. It will cause data to not update or display properly!!
If you need an additional year of support and version upgrades for your TATEMS licenses you can get them here:
http://tatems.com/extendsupportandversionupgrades.cfm(not the update link)