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12-19-2006, 09:03 AM
I am buying a new computer and dont know how to get my gopher software off my old one on to my new one.
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12-19-2006, 07:32 PM
Download and run the setup_gopher2006.exe from http://www.getgopher.com/2006 . Then you need to copy the database file from the old computer to the new one. You can use the File | Backup Database feature to backup to a 3.5" or USB flash drive. Or you can manually copy the actual GDB database file to a CD or send it over your network. The location of the database file (.GDB) file can be found on the Options | Database tab.
12-19-2006, 09:42 PM
I did the same thing this past fall. Gopher Support really helped me out. Everything turned out great in the transfer. No problems at all.
12-19-2006, 11:32 PM
I am glad you guys dont do it like microsoft, and the software is dedicated to only 1 machine. What if I buy a laptop this spring for my truck, would I be able to run it on both computers, or only the one?
12-22-2006, 12:14 PM
Yes, you could install Gopher on both machines.
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