Step C

Install ArticleBot

Please leave this page open and follow these directions very closely.


Click here  and follow the detailed instructions below.

Click on "Run" when you see the window below.


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Click on "Run" again when you see the window below.


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The download program will take several minutes to download the required files.  You will see the window below showing you the files as they are downloaded.


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When the file downloads are complete, you will see the window below.  Click on "Next" to continue.


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When the window below appears, select "I accept ..." and then click on "Next".


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You will see the window below with your computer user name and organization.  Click on "Next" to continue.


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Select "Next" when you see the window below.  Always use the default installation location.


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When you see the window below, click "Next".


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Next the ArticleBot Program will be installed.  When the window below appears, click "Next".


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When the window below appears, select "Everyone" and then click on "Next".  Be sure you do not change the default installation path for your computer.  It will be displayed under "Folder".


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When the window below appears click on "Next"


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When the window below appears click on "Close".


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When the window below appears, click "Next".


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When the window below appears, select "Typical" and then click on "Next"


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When the window below appears, click on "Install".


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When the window below appears, click on "Finish".


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When the window below appears, click on "Add" to add the MySQL database to the list of data sources.


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Select the MySQL ODBC 5.1 Driver and then click on "Finish".


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Fill in the window as shown below.  The password is abot.


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In the window shown above click on "Test".  You will see the window below appear.  Click on the "OK" button in both open windows to continue to the next step.


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In the window below, note that MySQL is now in the list of User DSN servers then click on the System DSN Tab.


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Under the System DSN tab click on the "Add" button.


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Select MySQL ODBC 5.1 Driver again and then click on "Finish".


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Fill out the form as shown below. The password is abot.


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In the window shown above click on "Test".  You will see the window below appear.  Click on the "OK" button in both open windows to continue to the next step.


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The the window below, note that MySQL is now shown in the list of System DNS servers.  Click on "OK" to close the window and the installation will be complete.


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ArticleBot is now installed. Click on the ArticleBot Icon on your desktop to run the program.


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