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Overview

Quick Start Guide

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Portfolios

Attributes

Prioritization

Optimization

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Ranking Charts

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Installation and Set-Up

Before you install Optsee®, 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 Optsee® folder icon onto the Applications icon. Optsee® will be copied to your Applications folder.

Open the folder, and double-click on the Optsee® icon to launch the application.

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

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

Click on the "Optsee.4dd" file to open the demonstration datafile.

Windows Installation:

1. Unzip the Bubble_Chart_Pro_Install.zip file.

2. Open the folder, and double-click on the Optsee_Win_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/:Optsee® and double-click on the Optsee®.exe file to launch the application.

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

Click [Open] and then navigate to the "Optsee.4dd" file inside the Optsee.4dbase folder:

For Macs and Windows:

In addition, Optsee® has a full HTML help file installed with it. You can open the Help file in your web browser by using the Help menu item or clicking on the help button in the lower left of the Optsee® forms. For additional support, please visit our website at www.BubbleChartPro.com.

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

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 Optsee®, 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.
  • The Simulation-Prioritization is limited in the number of simulations it can perform.
  • The Genetic Optimizer is limited in its parameter settings.

See Creating and Opening Datafiles in Optsee® for the procedures for creating and opening datafiles.