Product Installation Instructions

Windows

If you downloaded your ValuAdder products, simply double-click on the icon of the downloaded file. A simple installation program will guide you through the installation.

If you are installing from a CD, the installation process starts automatically, once you insert the CD into your computer’s CD drive.

If you are installing from USB:

  1. Open File Explorer. To do this, hold down the  Windows key, and press the E key.
  2. Next, you will see a new File Explorer window appear on your screen (see example image). In the sidebar on the left of the File Explorer window click on “This PC”.
  3. Slide out the connector on the USB drive that you received, using the knob on the top of the drive. There are two different connectors, pictured below. Most Windows-based PCs have USB-A ports, but some have the newer USB-C ports.
    USB-A
    USB-C
  4. Insert the USB drive into a USB port on your computer.
  5. After a few moments, the USB drive will appear under “Devices and drives” in the File Explorer window. Double-click on it.
  6. There will be a file on the USB drive for each of the ValuAdder products you purchased. Double-click each one to install your products.

Mac

If you downloaded your ValuAdder products, double-click on the icon of the downloaded file, or if you are installing from a CD, the “Install” icon on the CD. A window will open containing two icons. Drag the icon on the left (which is your ValuAdder product) and drop it onto the icon on the right (which is your Mac's “Applications” folder). This will install the product onto your Mac.

If you are installing from USB:

  1. Slide out the connector on the USB drive that you received, using the knob on the top of the drive. There are two different connectors, pictured below. Newer Mac computers have USB-C ports, but older Mac computers have USB-A ports.
    USB-A
    USB-C
  2. Insert the USB drive into a USB port on your computer.
  3. After a few moments, the USB drive will appear on the desktop. Double-click on it.
  4. There will be a file on the USB drive for each of the ValuAdder products you purchased. Double-click each one to install your products.
  5. When you double-click each file, a window will open containing two icons. Drag the icon on the left (which is your ValuAdder product) and drop it onto the icon on the right (which is your Mac's “Applications” folder). This will install the product onto your Mac.

Running your Mac software after installation

Once you've followed the above instructions, here's how to run your products:

  1. Go to the Finder. You'll find its icon at the bottom of your Mac's screen, at the very left of the dock.
  2. In the menu bar along the top of your Mac's screen, click on Go.
  3. In the menu that appears, click the Applications item. This will show your Mac's “Applications” folder.
  4. Find your ValuAdder product in the Applications folder.
  5. Double click on your ValuAdder product to open it.

Your computer security is guaranteed

ValuAdder uses a code signing certificate to ensure the security of your computer. The code signing technology protects your computer by performing the following security checks prior to your ValuAdder product installation:

  • Verification that the product publisher is genuine and legitimate.
  • Check that the software has not been tampered with during transmission.