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Voyager Quick Start Guide Ver2.

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INSTALLATION PROCEDURE
IMPORT CORE DATABASE, UPDATE AND LICENCE KEY
IMPORT WEEKLY EMAIL UPDATES
CONFIGURING SETUP OPTIONS
INITIALISE CORRECTION LOG

1. INSTALLATION PROCEDURE
1.1 Log on to Windows as an administrator or as a user with administrator privileges. Please refer to section 1.8
for instructions on how to use the RUN AS command to install Voyager as an Administrator.
1.2 Insert Voyager CD-Rom into the CD drive. If the TGNSVoyager Setup does not start automatically after a few
seconds, run the Setup.exe file from the root directory of the TGNS Voyager CD (e.g. E:\Setup.exe if your
CD drive is E).

1.3 The TGNSVoyager Setup will prompt you to install prerequisite software .Net 2 Framework and Crystal
Reports for .NET Framework 2.0 if it is not already installed. Click Accept to install the components.

1.4 The TGNSVoyager Setup will then prompt you to install the Voyager software from the CD. Click Next >
select I Agree and click Next > again.

1.5 The default installation folder for Voyager is C:\Program Files\TGNS\TGNS Voyager. To install to this folder click
Next >. To install to a different location click Browse and select the desired installation folder. Click OK and
click Next >.

1.6 Click Next > to confirm the Installation and wait for the installation to complete and click Close to exit.

1.7 Once the installation is complete, you can run Voyager from Start\All Programs\TGNS\TGNS Voyager.

1.8 Once the TGNS Voyager software is loaded you will be prompted to login. Please enter your full name for
correction log auditing requirements.

1.9 Installation Procedure using the RUN AS command:


If you wish to then run Voyager as another windows user without administrative rights then you must log out of Windows and
log back in as the other user.

Insert Voyager CD-Rom into the CD drive.


Right click on Setup.exe file from the root directory of the TGNS Voyager CD (e.g. D:\Setup.exe if your CD drive is
D).
Select 'Run As' from the 'Pop Up' menu.
Select 'The Following User' from the 'Run As' properties window.
Enter the Administrators 'Username' and 'Password' then click 'OK'

IMPORT CORE DATABASE, UPDATE AND LICENCE KEY


2.1 Select Import Updates from the File menu. Browse to the CoreDatabase_Updates_LicenceKey folder
located on the TGNS Voyager software CD (e.g. E:\CoreDatabase_Updates_LicenceKey if your CD drive is
E) then Click OK This folder contains the Core Database, latest weekly update and your Licence Key.

2.2 Voyager will prompt you to import your Licence key. Select Yes from the pop up message to import the licence.

2.3 Voyager will then proceed to import the Core Database and your vessels specific data. The progress bar located
at the bottom left corner of the software will begin the import routine. Please wait until the Import is complete and
the updating Database pop-up screen closes. (The import routine can take 10-15 minutes to complete)

IMPORT WEEKLY EMAIL UPDATES


3.1 Import E-mail Updates: You may have received Voyager updates via email prior to installing the software.
Voyager updates are sent every Thursday. Save all received email update files to a folder or removable disk.
Select Import Updates from the File menu and browse to the folder or removable disk containing the Voyager
updates previously saved from your email inbox and click OK.

3.2 Validate Updates: You can now check that Voyager is updated to the latest week by selecting Weekly
Corrections from the Tree-View navigation Control on the left-hand pane. Select the latest year and week
from the drop down Year and Week filter and select Tracings from the Preview menu.

4 CONFIGURING SETUP OPTIONS


4.1 Configuring (E-mail Service) Update Method: If you subscribe to the email service then select Setup Options
from the Tools menu and select Email as your Update Method This will disable the Configure button. Click
Apply then click OK

4.2 Configuring (Web Service) Update Method: Select Setup Options from the Tools menu and select Web
Service as your Update Method. Click Configure to open the Web Service Settings and select your Agent
from the Agent drop down list. Select the number of weeks to look back for data. (1 week is the recommended
default requirement). Select Use PDF Compression to enable smaller files sizes during download.

4.3 Configuring Proxy Server Settings: If you access the Internet through a proxy server, select Use Proxy and
enter the required Proxy Settings
(Please contact your IT Department for the Proxy Server settings)
Address (host name or IP address) of your proxy server machine.
Port number the proxy server uses to accept HTTP connections (usually port 80).
Username and Password for the Proxy Server if required.
The proxy server must be configured to permit HTTP file downloads, and allow connections to the
Voyager Web Server http://www.tgnsvoyager.com.
Click OK and click Apply then click OK

INITIALISE CORRECTION LOG


5.1 Initialising the correction log will mark all corrections in the Voyager database as applied for the selected year and
week. Select Initialise Correction Log from the Tools > Database menu. Select the Year and Week of the
latest applied corrections from the drop down list and click Initialise.

5.2 You can now check the correction summary for your vessels index by selecting Correction Summary from the
Tree-View navigation Control on the left-hand pane. Select the latest year from the drop down Year filter to
display the status of your Index specific corrections for the selected year. You can then sort the grid view in
ascending or descending order by clicking on the required column header.