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Before you install Bubble Chart Pro™, check the System Requirements to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements.

Mac Installation

Windows Installation

For Mac and Windows

Mac Installation:

Drag and drop the Bubble Chart Pro™ folder icon onto the Applications icon. Bubble Chart Pro™ will be copied to your Applications folder.

Open the folder, and double-click on the Bubble Chart Pro™ icon to launch the application.

There is a demonstration database included in the Bubble Chart Pro download named "Bubble Chart Pro.4dd." If it does not open automatically when you launch, you will see the following form:

Click [Open] and then navigate to the "Bubble Chart Pro.4dd" file inside the Bubble Chart Pro 6 folder:

Click on the "Bubble Chart Pro.4dd" file to open the demonstration datafile.

Windows Installation:

Unzip the Bubble_Chart_Pro_Install.zip file. Open the folder, and double-click on the Bubble_Chart_Pro_Install.exe file to begin the installation. Follow the installer instructions to complete the installation.

When the installation is complete, click on the shortcut created on your desktop, or find and open the folder C/:Bubble Chart Pro™ and double-click on the Bubble Chart Pro™.exe file to launch the application.

There is a demonstration database included in the Bubble Chart Pro download named "Bubble Chart Pro.4dd." If it does not open automatically when you launch, you will see the following form:

Click [Open] and then navigate to the "Bubble Chart Pro.4dd" file inside the Bubble Chart Pro 6 folder:

For Macs and Windows:

You will find a Bubble Chart Pro™ Quick Start guide in the Bubble Chart Pro™ folder. In addition, Bubble Chart Pro™ has a full HTML help file installed with it. You can open the Help file by using the Help menu item or clicking on the help button in the lower left of the Bubble Chart Pro™ forms. For additional support, please visit our website at www.BubbleChartPro.com.

Registration: After installing and starting Bubble Chart Pro™, you will be asked to register. YOU MUST BE CONNECTED TO THE INTERNET OR HAVE AN E-MAIL ACCOUNT TO REGISTER Bubble Chart Pro™.

If you have a registration number, please follow the instructions to register the application. You may also run the demonstration mode. The demonstration mode is designed to allow you to evaluate Bubble Chart Pro™, but the following features are disabled:

  • Charts are displayed, printed, and exported with a "Demonstration Version" watermark across the chart area.
  • No more than 10 Projects can be added to a single Portfolio.

See Creating and Opening Datafiles in Bubble Chart Pro™ for the procedures for creating and opening datafiles.