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Installing CostManager

Installing CostManager

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Installing CostManager

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Once Skyline CostManager has been installed you can enter your pricing details for products created using ProductManager.

infoNote: Make sure that users have full access to the folder c:\ProgramData\ePrint Direct Ltd\Skyline (windows 7) or C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\ePrint Direct Ltd\Skyline. If users do not have full access rights then they will not be able to save any settings and may get unexpected error messages. For more information see the section on Changing Access Permissions.

To install CostManager:

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


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.
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

You will need to configure CostManager to connect if you are using a proxy server.

To enter your proxy details:

1.At the log in window click on the connection icon to open the connection details window.
2.The Proxy setup window opens.
1.Select Use Proxy Server.
2.Enter your Proxy address and Proxy port number.
3.Enter your username and password.
4.Click Save.