Install Basis ODBC Driver

Download ODBC Driver & BLM
Create C:\TEMP folder if not already there
For Basis ODBC 3.01 Driver: http://mindwarecorp.info/downloads-top-odbc-driver/
For Basis BLM License Manager:http://mindwarecorp.info/downloads-top-odbc-license/

Install BLM (BASIS License Manager)
Close all programs
Run C:\TEMP\blmgr11300.exe
UnZip to C:\TEMP
Run C:\TEMP\SETUP.EXE
Select English
Select Next for Welcome Window
Select Yes for Software License Agreement
Select Next for Location
Select Next for Select Program Folder Window
Select Next for Register for a BASIS License
Enter License Registration Information
Company Name:
First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Phone Number:
Serial Number: (On License Registration Form)
Authorization Number: (On License Registration Form)
Select Next
Select Next for License Registration and Delivery Methods
Select OK for License Installed
Select No for installing another license
Select Finish for Installation Complete
Select OK to reboot
Uncheck the readme file option and select Finish
Select Finish for Setup Complete (system will reboot)

Install ODBC Driver
Run C:\TEMP\1467301.exe
UnZip to C:\TEMP
Run C:\TEMP\SETUP.EXE
Select English
Select Next for Welcome Window
Select Yes for Software License Agreement
Select Typical Setup and Next for Setup Type
Select Next for Select Program Folder
Close BASIS ODBC Driver 3.01 Window
Check box for Only check this box if using BASIS License Manager and select Next
Select Yes for Attention warning
Check option for Configure this application to use the BASIS License Manager and select Next
Enter name for PC in box and select Next (Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> System -> Computer Name)
Select OK for Installation Successful
Select Finish for Installation Complete
Uncheck the readme file option and select Finish

Create TOP Configuration File

File name: /SGDIR/TOP.TPM

Sample TOP.TPM file:
; Top of config file
DICTIONARY=C:\TOP\SGDIR\
DATA=C:\TOP\CO001\
; Bottom of config file

Create Data Source

Select Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> Administrative Tools

Select Data Sources (ODBC) Icon

Select Add

Select Basis ODBC Driver

Enter Data Source Name: TOP

Enter Data Source Description: Total Order Plus

Enter data source configuration file: drive_dir/SGDIR/TOP.TPM
(drive_dir examples, C:/TOP, /u/top, /<scosysv,port=1100>)

Notes:
If you need to setup ODBC for multiple companies, you will need to repeat the steps above beginning with Create TOP Configuration File. Use the company directory number after TOP (example top3.tpm, data source name top3) for each company you setup.

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