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|14.||What is a key block and how can it help me use Auto Shop Controller?
Auto Shop Controller Online Edition application (a cloud based solution)
Our support program runs between $53.95 through $58.95 per month, with a six month commitment. After that, you can cancel any time. There are virtually no hold times to speak with an English speaking support engineer. Unheard of in the support industry!
$139.95 for a pack of 500 color cards.
Screen resolution 1,024 X 768 or higher works best.
If you need assistance, please don't hesitate to call. All software upgrades include thirty days of toll-free support.
Download the upgrade from our 'ASC Downloads' link found on the home page. Then run it and follow the on screen instructions.
A) If you are installing on a single user system, then select select 'Full installation.'
B) If you're installing on a network, select 'Full installation' on your server, then 'Workstation only' on each workstation.
It is strongly recommended that you perform this installation routine within the hours of operation of Computer Perfect (8:30AM to 5:00PM ET) so you can quickly recieve answers to any questions you may have.
The Auto Shop Controller DOS Upgrade Instructions:
If you need assistance, please don't hesitate to call. All software upgrades include toll-free general installation support.
1) In your DOS system, please perform your typical 'End of Day/Closeout' procedure.
Start to import your data one selection at a time:
If you forgot your password, you can retrieve it by clicking on the Forgot Password link on the Order Status page or during the checkout process while placing a new order.
Be sure to backup every night!
It's a fact that all hard drives eventually fail. It's just a matter of time before your computer fails. If you walked into work tomorrow and your system did not start up, how would this affect your business? No customers, no service history, no record of who owes you money.
For your reference, in most configurations, you should be backing up the following folder on your data server:
There are various ways of finding a product. You can browse our online store through categories by clicking on the main menu button links to find what you are looking for, you can also click on 'Search' and type a search term related to what you are looking for and all corresponding results will be displayed.
Approximately in January, 2009 we simply renamed the product to Auto Shop Controller from the Auto Shop Controller Lite Version and Auto Shop Controller Professional Version. The differences in the versions were not worth the marketing efforts.
As with all software packages, you purchase the software for use in your business. All vendors give a period of time of free technical support.....usually thirty days. Afterwards you can purchase a technical support agreement with that manufacturer which usually ensures you have phone support and software upgrades which are usually included in their fee.
Auto Shop Controller now offers subscription based pricing, which simply means you get to use our full suite of software/services consisting of, but not limited to:
Auto Shop Controller Desktop Edition
Toll-Free technical support with zero hold times (Unheard of in the software support industry)
Unlimited use of our VIN Validation Service
ZIP Code database service (Canadian postal codes also included)
Discounts on service due postcard reminders
Zero dollars upfront. Simply install our desktop edition and run it free for thirty days, including all the additional benefits noted immediately above. After your initial thirty days you will be billed a flat rate of $ 53.95 (USD) per month for continued access to our suite of products/services. No upfront fees, all upgrades included..did we mention toll-free technical support with zero hold times? Never pay for an upgrade again....it's all included.
A key block is Auto Shop Controller's way of determining if you have a license to use the software for an unlimited period of time. It is typically a small USB flash drive that is plugged into your computer. Learn more here.