The D/PAC Software

Download the D/PAC Demonstration Package

Please Print This Page for Instructions on Starting and Running the Demo


Thank you for downloading the D/PAC demonstration package from Total Software, Inc.

The download demo also includes the D/PAC Online Manual in HTML format.

If at any point in the following steps you do not understand something, please call Total Software at (800) 951-6430 for free assistance. It is very important that you do not guess at any of these steps.

The download file is approximately 19MB in size and will take approximately 1 hour to download with a 56k modem. When the file is expanded, it requires about 37MB of disk space.  Please note:  A demonstration CD will be mailed to you upon request if you wish not to download the demo.  Please either call, email, or complete the order form to receive the demo by priority mail.

For additional information, please contact:

TOTAL Software, Inc.
P O Box 30215
Little Rock, Arkansas 72260-0005

Telephone   

(800) 951-6430               

Fax

(501) 847-8752

E-Mail

dpacsupport@aol.com


D/PAC DEMONSTRATION

We understand that learning a new software package is not easy.  We want to be as helpful as possible in helping you learn and evaluate the D/PAC software package.

If you have any questions at all please don't hesitate to call our technical support number.

If you have any questions about pricing, networking, or hardware configurations please call our sales support number.

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO PASS THIS DEMONSTRATION SOFTWARE PACKAGE ALONG TO ANOTHER BUSINESS FORMS DISTRIBUTOR IF YOU KNOW ONE THAT MAY BE INTERESTED.

 

        INSTALLATION

Please note that "17mb" of disk space is required to load this demo.  

STEP  1:      Download the demonstration installation program to "c:\dpacdem.exe"

STEP  2:      Click the "Start" button.

                     Click the "Run" button.

STEP  3:      At Open enter "c:\dpacdem

STEP 4:       Follow the instructions on the screen.

                     Do not change any of the path names!

                     "The D/PAC Software Demonstration"  will be added to your DESKTOP menu

STEP 5:       SHUT DOWN THE COMPUTER AND RESTART TO LOAD THE NEW DRIVERS.

STEP 6:       LOCATE ON THE "PROGRAMS" MENU "The DPAC Software Demonstration". 

                     Click on it.  If it doesn't start, try again.  If after 3 tries call for support.

STEP  7:      At READY:: type in DPAC then press <enter>.

                     You are now at the COPYRIGHT statement.  Press <enter>.

                     You are now at the SIGN-ON security screen. 

                     At User ID Press <enter>.

                     At Password enter the number 1 and press <enter> twice.

                     GREAT!  You are now at the main menu of D/PAC.

                     The complete D/PAC manual is in Web Page format.  

                     To access the manual enter "HELP" at the main application menu.

                      To change the activity date select "Start of Day" on the main menu.

                       Enter Company #99 and LP1 as the default printer name.

 

PLEASE NOTE:  All reports can be displayed in HTML format "Web Page" format using your browser.  Simply change the the default printer name "LP1" to "DP1".  After the report is finished it will launch your browser and display the report.

We suggest you look over the D/PAC manual before going further.  This will give you some important information and get you familiar with the layout of the guide.

If you have any questions, PLEASE call the technical support line.

We want you to call before the frustration sets in.  REMEMBER, YOU ARE LEARNING A NEW SOFTWARE PACKAGE!

To proceed with the DEMO it is handy to have some information.  There are lookup windows throughout D/PAC but for the first time user it is easier to have the following information before proceeding.  Be sure the printer is set to compressed print on all reports.

Anytime you are at a menu that you do not want to be at, press <enter> and you will be returned to the main menu.


CUSTOMER LIST

From the main menu enter C.  This will take you to the CUSTOMER ANALYSIS menu.  Enter CL

Respond to the following prompts;  Press <enter> after each response.

ENTER PRINTER DEVICE NAME: LP1

PRINT BY SALESMAN? (Y/N):  N

FOR ALL CUSTOMERS? (Y/N):  Y

INCLUDE SHIP-TO ADDRESSES? (Y/N):  Y

PRINT IN ALPHA ORDER? (Y/N):  N


VENDOR LIST

From the main menu enter V.  This will take you to the VENDOR ANALYSIS menu.  Enter VL.

Respond to the following prompts;  Press <enter> after each response.

ENTER PRINTER DEVICE NAME:LP1

FOR ALL VENDORS? (Y/N):  Y

PRINT IN ALPHA ORDER? (Y/N):  N


GENERAL LEDGER MASTER LISTING

From the main menu enter G.  This will take you to the GENERAL LEDGER menu.  Enter GML.

Respond to the following prompts;  Press <enter> after each response.

ENTER PRINTER DEVICE NAME: LP1

ENTER ORGANIZATION CODE, ALL, OR END 000

CORRECT ORGANIZATION? (Y/N): Y

CHART OF ACCOUNTS RECORDS ONLY? (Y/N):  N


SALESMAN MASTER LISTING

From the main menu enter S.  This will take you to the SALES ANALYSIS menu.  Enter SL.

Respond to the following prompts;  Press <enter> after each response.

ENTER PRINTER DEVICE NAME:  LP1

FOR ALL SALESMEN? (Y/N):  Y


PRODUCT CLASS LISTING

From the main menu enter I.  This will take you the INVENTORY ANALYSIS menu.  Enter IPC.

Respond to the following prompts;  Press <enter> after each response.

ENTER PRINTER NAME:  LP1


You now have the necessary information available to proceed with the demo.

You can now refer to the D/PAC demonstation manual for entering orders, printing delivery tickets, processing invoices, etc......

If at any point you are confused at what to do, or just simply need some answers please give us a call.  WE DEFINITELY WANT TO ASSIST YOU IN ANY WAY WE CAN IN YOUR EVALUATION.