MicroSurvey FieldGenius 2012 Version 188.8.131.52 Service Pack 1 Full Install
Posted by John Coldrick on 13 February 2013 01:54 PM
Welcome to the MicroSurvey FieldGenius2012 184.108.40.206 Service Pack 1 Downloads page.
No License Key Required if Upgrading from Version 6.x or higher
If you are upgrading from an older version of FieldGenius (not 6.0.0 or higher) then a new license key is required. If you have FieldGenius 6.0.0 (or higher) already installed and licensed, then a new license key is not required.
Remember we have an entirely new software licensing system. Please click here to go to our Licensing Instructions page and learn how to license your new version if you are not clear on how to do it.
Release Notes (Please read)
Important Note: This service pack only addresses two issues (see below). If these issues do not apply to you then there is no compelling reason to install this service pack, and therefore dont bother. But if you do own a NavCom receiver or are using a device that uses the Windows Mobile 5 or PocketPC operating systems, then you should download and install this service pack.
If you would like to download the above release notes in a PDF document,
Remember, if you wish to save these documents to your computer's hard drive, right-click on the link and select, "save link as" or "save target as".
Step 1: Install Microsoft ActiveSync or Windows Mobile Device Center
In order to install FieldGenius onto your hand-held data collector, you must have Microsoft ActiveSync (for Windows XP or earlier) or Microsoft Windows Mobile Device Center (for Windows Vista) installed on your computer. Click here to download these free from Microsoft.
Step 2: Install FieldGenius.
FieldGenius2012 uses an installer where all devices are available in the same install package. Download the install package below to your computer and run the setup. The install will attempt to connect to your device through Activesync or Windows Mobile Device Center and install the software.
New: Leica Only Devices Install:
Click here to download the FieldGenius Leica Instruments Only download. Use this installer if you are using Leica Controllers.
Don't miss steps 3, 4, and 5 below the data collector installs at the bottom of this page!
Step 3: Install MicroSurvey Transfer
The MicroSurvey Transfer program provides an easy means of transferring FieldGenius project files between your data collector and your desktop computer.
Step 4 (optional): Install FieldGenius Tablet Edition
The FieldGenius Tablet Edition was formerly known as the Desktop Emulator.
No Windows Mobile Device Required. This version can drive your Total Station or GPS equipment! Run FieldGenius on a Tablet PC and collect data in the field.
Note: this version can be licensed at the same price as the Windows Mobile 6 version. It is a fully functional Laptop or Tablet PC product that allows you to hook up your computer to a total station or GPS equipment and collect data or stake out points.
You can also use it for training on your desktop. Supports both Landscape (Allegro, Tracker, Ranger) and Portrait (Archer, Recon, Pocket PC) displays.
Step 5 (optional): Download a Geoid File:
Pick here for more information.
Step 6: HAVE FUN!!!