Adding New Software

Information

If you purchase new software, you have two options for adding it.


Steps

Method A:

1

Add a record to the Software Titles table.

2

Add a record to the Software Purchases table.

3

Install the software on the PCs.

4

Run an audit with TrakPC, and apply the audit. This will create the registry record.

5

Go to the Software Registry screen, and associate the registry record with the Software Title by selecting Copy to Titles.

Method B:

1

Install the software on the PCs.

2

Run an audit with TrakPC, and apply the audit. This will create the registry record.

3

Go to the Software Registry screen and select Copy to Titles.

4

When the list populates, check the registry name of the software you want to create.

5

Click Copy Records.

6

Add a record to the Software Purchases table

Method B is preferred if the description from the registry is appropriate to be the official software title. Method A is the one to use if the registry description is not worded in a way to be useful in software reporting.


Applies To:

Issuetrak 9.9+

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