|The Magnifier: for Windows; Area and Full Screen Magnifier; Version 1.50 Release 5; User's Guide|
Install The Magnifier
There are various ways to obtain IMG software, including (but not limited to):
Web based / Internet download from IMG's web site
Shipped CD / DVD physical media - IMG Product Disc
Download ISO image file and burn IMG Product Disc CD / DVD
USB Flash Drive (pre-installed or installed from USB media web download)
Single file install (from local network / internet / other media)
IMG on-line account
Note: IMG Software is built by product and major version with minor releases. There is only 1 unique build, but can be packaged / delivered / obtained in various ways. When unlicensed, the software acts as a demonstration / evaluation copy, and operation will be limited in length or run-time or capabilities. Once licensed (typically via License Key and Serial Number, or OEM / Company-wide / Enterprise licensing), the software will operate with no limitations.
Recommendation: The quickest and easiest method for obtaining IMG software is to download the current version from IMG's web site. Download, then run the file to install. Test, review, play with, and verify the software meets your needs and requirements. When ready to purchase, go to the IMG License Manager, and click on the "Purchase License Now" button. If working on a machine without internet access, use the Standard or MSI single file download, or use a Product Disc option. Separately, purchase the license for the product directly on the website - once you have your License Key and Serial Number, you can install and license the software.
The following outlines a standard retail Product Disc based install. For other options, refer to notes and details available at the source. In general, the approach is to install the software, then license the software. The Product Disc Installation Assistant provides an easy way to accomplish these two tasks.
In Windows, insert the CD or DVD - the AutoRun feature will load the Installation Assistant - you may Install a licensed product , Install other product demos, or view Release Information. If you have a Certificate of Authenticity, enter your License Key, Serial Number, and Name to Install and automatically License.
If AutoRun is not enabled:
In Windows, Click on the Start Button
Select D:SETUP, or type D:SETUP (or E:SETUP if CD/DVD drive E:, etc.)
Press (ENTER) or click on OK
In Windows Vista, you may not have the Run Option - select Computer, your CD/DVD drive, and open Setup
Answer the questions and follow the instructions on your screen
Note: You may also Un-Install The Magnifier by running SETUP.EXE After The Magnifier has been properly installed. (The Magnifier Setup will ask you if you wish to Un-Install.) This has been provided as a convenience to the user. It is recommended that you use the Control Panel | Add/Remove Programs Icon to remove The Magnifier.
Start The Magnifier
Click on the Start Button, and open the Start Menu.
Select (All) Programs, then Select The Magnifier. The Magnifier menu will have selections corresponding to the icons in the group. Select The Magnifier to begin operation.
The Magnifier will automatically run after install. You will see a window in the center of your screen with the default settings. You can right-click on The Magnifier to open The Magnifier menu. You may also click on the small icon in the tray (near the clock) for The Magnifier menu. You can use the keyboard shortcut Alt-K to see the list of keyboard shortcuts and get access to The Magnifier help files. Refer to the on-line help, and the User's guide for features and capabilities of The Magnifier.