Synchronet v3.19b-Win32 (install) has been released (Jan-2022).

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install:win [2019/05/20 17:04]
digital man Added control panel splash screen
install:win [2020/12/30 18:46]
digital man [Prerequisites] Mention "x86" for MSVC 2015 CRTL package
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 ===== Prerequisites ===== ===== Prerequisites =====
-If installing or upgrading-to ​Synchronet ​v3.16 (in development as of October 20, 2011), you will need to download and install the [[http://​www.microsoft.com/download/​en/​details.aspx?​id=5555|Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)]] ​which contains the required file''​MSVCR100.DLL''​ (Microsoft Visual C++ Run-time Library v10.0).+Synchronet ​requires the following Microsoft Visual++ Run-time libraries installed ​(for x86)
 +  * [[https://​www.microsoft.com/​en-us/​download/​details.aspx?​id=8328|Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86)]] ​  
 +  * [[https://www.microsoft.com/​en-us/​download/​details.aspx?​id=53840|Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable Update 3 (x86)]]
  
-As of February 17th, 2018, Synchronet for Win32 now uses Cryptlib v3.4.4 which requires ''​VCRUNTIME140.dll''​. You can download the required Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable Package (x86) [[https://​www.microsoft.com/​en-us/​download/​details.aspx?​id=52685|here]]. 
 ===== Installation ===== ===== Installation =====
  
 === Install from official releases === === Install from official releases ===
  
-After downloading the Synchronet distribution file (e.g. ''​[[ftp://​synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs317b.zip]]''​),​ you will need to extract the archive file that you downloaded into a temporary directory on your hard drive. You may need WinZip or an equivalent archive program to uncompress and extract the installation files.+After downloading the Synchronet distribution file (e.g. ''​[[ftp://​synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs318b.zip]]''​),​ you will need to extract the archive file that you downloaded into a temporary directory on your hard drive. You may need WinZip or an equivalent archive program to uncompress and extract the installation files.
  
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 Once you've extracted the installation files, go to the directory you extracted the compressed files to and run ''​SETUP''​ to start the installation. Once you've extracted the installation files, go to the directory you extracted the compressed files to and run ''​SETUP''​ to start the installation.
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 On NT-based operating systems (e.g. Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, and Windows 7), you can alternatively run Synchronet in the background as a set of Windows Services (a.k.a. NT services). See the [[:​monitor:​ntsvcs|Synchronet Windows Services]] page for details. On NT-based operating systems (e.g. Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, and Windows 7), you can alternatively run Synchronet in the background as a set of Windows Services (a.k.a. NT services). See the [[:​monitor:​ntsvcs|Synchronet Windows Services]] page for details.
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 +===== Setup ===== 
 +Now that you've completed the installation,​ move on to the [[setup|initial setup]] instructions.
  
 ===== See Also ===== ===== See Also =====
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   * [[:​install:​|Installation]]   * [[:​install:​|Installation]]
  
 +{{tag>​install setup windows}}

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