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Lucid Product Installation Instructions

The following provides instructions for installing Lucid Enterprises products. Some steps may not apply to your install:

Note: This software is designed to run under Windows 2000; Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7 or Windows 10. Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) is used with this application. MDAC 2.8.1 will be installed automatically if missing from the user's system.

  • Click on the downloaded file (.exe) or insert the CD-ROM into your CD-ROM Drive, or the first Diskette into your floppy disk drive.
  • If you are installing from a CD-ROM and you have the Windows 'Autorun' feature turned on, the installation will start automatically.
  • To manually start the installation:
From the Start menu, choose Run.
  1. CD-ROM or Floppy Disk: Type in X:SETUP.EXE where 'X' is the letter of your CD-ROM or Floppy Disk Drive
  2. Downloded Software: Click on the downloaded file (.exe).
  3. Follow the instructions in the installation process as shown below

Newer Operating Systems prevent automatic installation of most programs. The following screen shots may be displayed during the installation process.

Windows UAC Message

Respond 'Yes' to this message.

Windows Protection Message 1

Click on 'More info' to continue with the installation.

Windows Protection Message 2

Click on 'Run anyway' to allow the installation to continue.

Ten steps remain to install the application after Windows grants you permission.

Setup Welcome

Press 'Next' to continue.

Product License Agreement

To continue with the installation, review the License Agreement and press 'Yes'.

License Key

Enter the Serial Number provided when you purchased your product. The Serial Number can be found on the back of the CD-ROM packaging or in the email that confirms your purchase. Enter 'DEMO' if you would like to evaluate the software before purchase.

User Name and Company

Enter your Name and Company Name. Both fields are required, so you may enter 'none' or something else for the Company Name.

Install Location

You may specify a different Install Location. Normally, you will use the default location. Press 'Next' to continue.

Program Group

It is suggested that you used the default Program Group. If you want other users who have logons on your computer to run the program, set the 'Availble for' to 'All users'.

Shortcut Icon

Determine if you would like to have an additional shortcut to your desktop. The default is yes.

Setup Complete - Ready to Install

All the setup questions have been provided. Press 'Install' to complete the process.

Registration Reminder

This is a message to remind you to register your program. To register, go to Register Product.

Installation Complete

In most cases, you will not need to restart the computer. Just press the 'No' button to complete the installation.


If you experience problems with the installation, please submit an Incident Report to Technical Support (see Submit Incident Report). 




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