Download Word document:      Introduction to BC4E Software

Download BC4E Software Package for English:      BC4E Version 3.5.0 for English

Installation Steps:

1. Unzip the package to a working folder.

2. Run "setup.exe" application as Administrator from the unzipped subfolder by right clicking it in the subfolder, and choosing "Run as Administrator".

3. Click "Yes" when prompted if allowing to change to the device because the "setup.exe" need to update Windows Registry for BC4E version information.

4. Fill out the setup form as appropriate. Generally, you just need to type in the club name, and accept default for other fields.

5. Click the button of "Install New".

6. Close the "setup.exe" application after prompting “Success" message.

You can start BC4E as normal user by clicking the ShortCut on Desktop. Check the Help menu item in BC4E for how to use it or view the videos on the Web Site.

Upgrading / Updating Steps:

0.   Important! Don't upgrade when you are running a club. Upgrade it before starting a club.

1.   Download the latest package.

2.   Unzip it to a temporary working folder ( not "C:\BC4E" folder).

3.   Run "setup.exe" application as Administrator by right clicking it in the working folder, and choosing "Run as Administrator".

4.   Click Yes when prompted if allowing to change to the device because the setup.exe need to update Windows Registry for BC4E version information.

5.   Fill out the setup form as appropriate if needed. Otherwise (normally),just leave them as default.

6.   Click the button of Upgrade Existing.

7.   Close the "setup.exe" application.

System requirement:

•  Windows XP:

•  Service Pack 3 ;

•  .NET FrameWork 4.0 for Windows XP;      Link to Microsoft Download Site for .NET Framework 4.0

•  Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable;      Link to Microsoft Download Site for Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable

 

•  Windows 7:

•  Service Pack 1 ;

•  .NET FrameWork 4.6.2 for Windows 7;      Link to Microsoft Download Site for .NET Framework 4.6.2

•  Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable;      Link to Microsoft Download Site for Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable

 

•  Windows 8.1:

•  .NET FrameWork 4.6.2 for Windows 8.1;      Link to Microsoft Download Site for .NET Framework 4.6.2

 

•  Windows 10: 

•  No extra requirement.

Support other languages:

   BC4E has integrated support for any other language that Windows support. But it is in user's hand to provide the translated string files.

 

•  To add new langauge support for your Windows:

1.    Find the LCID for your Windows in Microsoft web site with the link provided.

2.    Create a subfolder under "C:\BC4E\Language\" directory with the name of the LCID.

3.    Translate both text files: "readme.txt" and "BC4E_Used_Strings.txt" in folder "C:\BC4E\Language\1033" from English into the language, and save them as "readme.txt" and "BC4E_Used_Strings.txt" in the create new folder respectively.

4.    Start BC4E.

 

For example, to support French ( LCID - 1036 ) language:

1.    Create a subfolder named "C:\BC4E\Language\1036".

2.    Save the French content files translated from "readme.txt" and "BC4E_Used_Strings.txt" in folder "C:\BC4E\Language\1033" as "readme.txt" and "BC4E_Used_Strings.txt" in "C\BC4E\Language\1036" folder respectively.

Then, BC4E can run in French Windows OS and all items will be displayed as French.

 

•  Microsoft Locale ID Values or Windows Language Code Identifier (LCID) for all Languages      Link to Microsoft Document