These demo DSCAN Utilities are completely safe to install in seconds on your system and
they also includes an uninstaller.
If you don't use them you can remove them from your hard disk within seconds.
These applications will demonstrate Visual Basic automation and Windows
Installation created soley using Windows Installer
String manipulation using
Visual Basic for Localization and other needs
No Prerequisite needed - beside a PC and
Updates are available, contact me for more
In the following procedure it is assumed that the root directory resides on the
If you are using another drive, substitute that name for c.
For example, if you are using the d drive, type
- To download the self-extractable files on your machine, click on the link
from the associated web pages.
If you have any problems downloading the file, right-click on the link above and then
select 'Save target as' (in Internet Explorer) or 'Save link as' (in Netscape
Navigator/Communicator). It sometimes helps to press the "Refresh" button in
your Web browser and to clear the Web browser cache before downloading.
Save this program to disk.
Choose a folder of your choice on your computer. Remember where you saved the files.
They will be
downloaded in the download directory defined in your web browser.
Select another directory of your choice or accept the one defined in your web browser.
But in any case you must know where you saved the downloaded files.
Wait for the file to be completely saved on your machine:
- Once the self-extractable file is saved on your machine, open the file
manager and double click on saved file.
Depending of your assigned VISTA rights and parameters, you may have to
right-click and Select Run As Administrator
An unidentified program is one that doesn't have a valid digital
signature from its publisher.
This doesn't necessarily indicate danger many legitimate programs lack
Even a valid digital signature does not verify that the contents of the file
You must decide if you should trust the contents of the file based on the
identity of the publisher and where you are downloading the file from.
I carefully scan DSCAN Utilities for viruses before posting them for download.
You are welcomed to scan the downloaded file for possible viruses.
Depending on your Vista User Account Control settings you may have to
confirm to run the self-extractable file you just saved.
See Vista Help about Turning User Account Control on or off for more
Accept the confirm dialog box:
Wait until the end of the unzipping process. It should only take a few seconds.
- Then the Welcome dialog will display:
Note: Users must have administrator privileges to complete the
Click Next to continue
- The End-User License Agreement will display:
Read it, if you accept it you can continue.
- If the DSCAN Utility you are installing has multiple components, you will be asked to select the components you want to install
and/or change the destination folder.
If the DSCAN Utility you are installing has a single component, you will
still be able to change the destination folder if dersired.
- If the DSCAN Utility you are installing has multiple components, you can
deselect a component as for example:
- During the installation (a few seconds) the progress bar will show you the development
of the process.
The installation will create the Start > Programs
> DSCAN main menu options.
- At the end the Installation will ask you if you want to launch the DSCAN
Utility in question.
- You are now ready to use the DSCAN Utility you downloaded.
The installation is done.
- Execute DSCAN Utility from your Windows Start menu, Start > All
Programs > DSCAN.
Modify Repair Remove
- The DSCAN MSI can repair, replace, and verify files.
A partial or complete application reinstallation might be required if any
files have become corrupted or are missing.
To modify, repair or remove DSCAN from you computer go to Start > Control Panel >
Add or Remove Program.
Then Select DSCAN utility from the list.
NOTE: DSCAN Demo Projects accept all accented characters. If you have problems typing
accented characters on your system such as è é or à select My Computer Control Panel -
Keyboard - Language Properties - United States-International. This setting will allow you
to type accented characters without re-mapping your keyboard. You may need to install the
file Kbdusx.kbd in the windows\system directory of the machine in question. You can also
select one of the French keyboards, but I personally do not advise it for most English
I do not currently offer any printed documentation, the on-line help is very complete.
certain rare cases I can send you the latest Nucleus Database System and a license
file for DSCAN-User Database Manager. This license file will unlock the software as
applicable by the software license agreement. The license file may not be provided or
otherwise made available without proper authorization. For more information on the
registration's process, read the DSCAN help file located in the DSCAN home directory after
DSCAN-UDM, DSutil, and any accompanying modules are protected by copyright laws and
remain the property of Dominique G. Schneider. Dominique G. Schneider grants to
evaluators a non-transferable right to use the shareware version of the software for a
limited time for the sole purpose of evaluation, subject to all the terms and conditions
of this Agreement. The Software is designed to operate with an authorized key
supplied by Dominique G. Schneider or its authorized representatives. Evaluators may not
decompile, disassemble or otherwise reverse engineer the Software.