ArcPORT 2.0 Available for MAP Subscribers


This software upgrade is for ArcPORT MAP (Maintenance Assurance Program) subscribers ONLY. We recommend that you complete this upgrade on the workstation on which your existing ArcPORT 1.XX license is installed in order to automatically migrate custom user settings and projects.
›› ATTENTION: Install ArcPORT 2.0 using the new License Number and CD Key which was sent by email to your organization's primary license contact person.
This is a 176 MB file. Download time is approximately up to 15 minutes via T1/DSL.

Summary of What's New in this Version of ArcPORT 2.0:

System Requirements:
  • Full support for 32 and 64-bit operating systems
  • Workstation: Windows® Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10
  • Network: Windows® Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016

Please fill out the following form to access the ArcPORT upgrade

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

 
Standalone Upgrade
  1. Download the AC200_101_English.zip file to the workstation where ArcPORT is to be installed.
  2. Unzip the AC200_101_English.zip file.
  3. Login to the workstation with an account that allows administrator permissions.
  4. Run the Setup.exe file.
  5. Select Set up a Standalone License option and click on Install.
  6. Follow the remaining onscreen prompts to complete the installation process (please follow the instructions below in Microsoft DirectX® 9.0c, if applicable).
  7. In order to authorize ArcPORT, please follow the instructions below in Authorization.
  8. Launch ArcPORT 2.
  9. Click About ArcPORT from the Help menu.
  10. Click the License Info.
  11. Verify that the installed version is ArcPORT 2.0.0.101 and the Maintenance Contract expiration date is still valid (has not passed).
  12. Save the ZIP file to an archive location on the network or burn the file to a CDROM/USB drive to be used in the event that you need to re-install or perform a new install of ArcPORT 2.0.
 
Network Upgrade
  •  ATTENTION: To better support you with your large network deployment, we recommend that you contact technical support at supportaviation@transoftsolutions.com to discuss your various options.
   
  1. Download the AC200_101_English.zip file to the server where ArcPORT is to be installed.
  2. Unzip the AC200_101_English.zip file.
  3. Login on to the server with an account that affords administrator permissions.
  4. Run the Setup.exe file.
  5. Select Set up a Network License option and click on Start.
  6. Follow the remaining onscreen prompts to complete the installation process (please follow the instructions below in Microsoft DirectX® 9.0c, if applicable).
  7. In order to authorize ArcPORT, please follow the instructions below in Authorization.
  8. Save the ZIP file to an archive location on the network or burn the file to a CDROM/USB drive to be used in the event that you need to re-install or perform a new install ArcPORT 2.0.
  9. Run the License Server Administration Utility shortcut from the Start Menu or browse to the Transoft Solutions\License Server folder and run LicenseServerAdminTool.exe.
  10. Enter the server name (default is localhost) or IP address and communications port (default is 27099) for the License Server system.
  11. Select ArcPORT as the product that you wish to administrate.
  12. Verify that the installed version is ArcPORT 2.0.0.101 and the Maintenance Contract expiration date is still valid (has not passed).
  13. Proceed to the Workstation Upgrade
   
Workstation Upgrade
  1. Login to a workstation with an account that affords administrator permissions.
  2. Browse to the ArcPORT 2 shared folder on the network server.
  3. Browse to the Workstation folder and run the file SetupWorkstation.exe.
  4. You will be presented with a screen to confirm the existing installation location.
  5. Follow the remaining onscreen prompts to complete the installation process.
  6. Launch ArcPORT 2.
  7. Click About ArcPORT from the Help menu.
  8. Click the License Info button.
  9. Verify that the installed version is now ArcPORT 2.0.0.101 and the Maintenance Contract expiration date is still valid (has not passed).
  10. Repeat steps 1 - 9 on each workstation where ArcPORT is to be installed.
    • NOTE: Optionally, you can upgrade workstations to ArcPORT 2.0 using the MSI installer which is generated during the server installation. This option is described in the Readme.txt which is part of the AC200_101_English.zip file.

 

CUSTOM USER SETTINGS AND PROJECT MIGRATION

On initial program load, ArcPORT 2.0 will detect if you have an existing ArcPORT 1.XX installation on your computer. If so, you will be prompted to migrate your custom user settings and Projects. We therefore recommend that you do not uninstall ArcPORT 1.XX, until you have completed this data migration process.
 
NOTE: You will only be prompted to migrate your custom user settings once. 
NOTE: The Project Migration Utility can be launched from the Windows® Start menu at any time.
 

AUTHORIZATION

On initial program load and on subsequent loads until ArcPORT is authorized, the Program Authorization dialog box appears prompting for your Authorization Key.
 
To Authorize ArcPORT
  1. If you are connected to the Internet, click Request Authorization (preferred method).
    • Note: If you are behind a firewall, you will need to configure it to allow ArcPORT to have access to the Internet.
  2. The User Information dialog box displays. Fill in required information.
    • Note: In the Registered Email box, type the email address of the person in whose name ArcPORT was purchased.
  3. Click OK, and ArcPORT will get authorized automatically.

OR

3. If for some reason automatic online authorization cannot be performed, you will be directed to a web page where you will be required to fill in contact information to request an Authorization Key.

4. Click Submit. An email containing the Authorization Key will be sent to the email address you supplied.

°    Alternatively, you can contact Transoft Solutions with the information displayed in this dialog box to receive your Authorization Key.

5. Once you have received the Authorization Key, type it in the Authorization Key box, and then click OK.

 
NOTE: ONCE DATA MIGRATION AND AUTHORIZATION HAS BEEN COMPLETED:
  • All 1.XX ArcPORT installations must be uninstalled once ArcPORT 2.0 has been installed and authorized, and data migrated from the existing ArcPORT 1.XX installation.
 
To Bypass the Authorization Process:
  • Click Bypass to use ArcPORT for a preset grace period. Once the grace period has expired, however, you will have to enter a valid Authorization Key to continue using the software
 
Should you need any further assistance, please contact our Technical Support team (web form: www.transoftsolutions.com/technical-support or email:supportaviation@transoftsolutions.com).
 

MICROSOFT DIRECTX® 9.0c

›› ATTENTION: You should follow the below instructions if the ArcPORT 2 installer warned you that the Microsoft DirectX 9.0c component is missing from your computer or if instructed to do so by Transoft Solutions Technical Support.
 
Microsoft DirectX® is a group of technologies designed to make Windows-based computers an ideal platform for running and displaying applications rich in multimedia elements such as full-color graphics, video, 3D animation, and rich audio. ArcPORT requires version 9.0c in order to operate.
   
Microsoft DirectX 9.0c Installation
  1. Download the directx_Jun2010_redist.exe file to the computer where ArcPORT is installed.
  2. Run the directx_Jun2010_redist.exe file.
  3. Follow the remaining onscreen prompts to complete the installation process.