Recorder 6 - Consortium

Documentation


Addins - Technical Guides


Com Addins Technical Specification

Addins - Guide to Writing  Addins

 

Backups and Moving Database


Moving the R6 Database using Attach/Detach

Restoring from Backup Using Management Studio

Transfering R6  to a New PC - Standalone

Transfering R6  to a New Server - Network  


Installation Documentation


Network Installation Guides - Three documents which explain the installation of a network  version of R6

Standalone Installation Guide - This is written for SQL Server Version 10.00.1600 (SQL Server 2008) , but will provide useful information for any version

Windows 8/8.1 - Installation Guide

Windows 10 - Installation Guide


Mapping


Installing .gsf and map files  -  New installation.  (On an existing installation where the base map is already installed then ignore steps 1 and 2.)

Management of  R6 Mapping System.  


Technical Documentation


Import Wizard - Adding Fields -  Notes on adding field to the Import Wizard

Technical Systems Design  -  The Original Technical Systems Design


User Guides


Custom Species Card -  Explains how to set up Custom Species Cards using the new facility introduced in R6 v6.23

Managing Designations -   Complete Guide to the use of Taxon Designation Sets

Original User Guide -   Now a bit dated but still of use

Rucksacks  -   Building Rucksacks outside Recorder

Temporary Surveys  -   Importing data on a temporary basis. Explains the concept and use of temporary surveys


XML Reports and Batch Updates


Guide  to XML Reports and Batch Updates   

ReviewSystem628   Documentation and files to set up a Review System with R6 V6.28

XML Format Specification


Site ID Prefixes


Site ID Prefixes - A list of the allocated site id prefixes. As a temporary measure the Consortium is controlling these, but no new allocations will be made at this time.