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New Version Available Message

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If you open CostManager and during log in you see the message "A new version of the CostManager is available to download from PortalName" it means that your current copy of CostManager is not compatible with your Skyline website and needs to be updated.

Example of the message shown when a new version is available.

Example of the message shown when a new version is available.

Make sure that if there are any previous versions of CostManager installed that they are removed. Use the Add/Remove Programs facility in Control Panel to remove any existing version.

To update CostManager:

1.Log in with Management Permissions and go to Downloads.
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2.Click CostManager.
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3.When you see the Opening CostManager window, click Save File. The CostManager installation file is saved to your computer.
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4.Click the icon on the toolbar to display the downloads and select CostManager.
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5.The CostManager Installation wizard opens. Click Next to continue.
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6.At the License Agreement window click I accept the license agreement. Click Next to continue.
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7.At the User Information window enter your details. Click Next to continue.
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8.At the Destination Folder window it is recommended that you accept the default folder location. Click Next to continue.
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9.The CostManager can now be installed. Click Next to begin the installation.
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10.It should only take a few minutes to install CostManager. When the installation is complete click Finish.
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When you have completed the installation CostManager will be installed.

To open CostManager for the first time:

1.Click Icon-CostManager
2.The first time that CostManager is started after the installation it will take a few seconds for the program to be configured.
3.When the configuration is complete a log in window will open.
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1.Enter the name of the portal that you want CostManager to be connected too
2.Enter your Username & Password. Use the same log in that you use to access the Skyline Portal.
3.Select the option 'Remember me next time' if you will be regularly using CostManager.
4.Click Connect.

When you have successfully logged in you will see the CostManager window