Reinstalling or moving ProSelect
Apart from obsolete versions of ProSelect, you can re-download both the current and previous versions of ProSelect at any time from the Downloads area on the TimeExposure website at no charge.
This article explains how to
If your computer's hard disk has crashed or needed to be wiped clean and you need to re-install everything then follow the instructions for Moving ProSelect to another computer in this article in order to restore your ProSelect setup data (prices lists, templates, music etc).
Downloading the software
If you are licenced to use the latest version of the software you can re-download it from the Latest Releases Downloads page on our web site.
If your licence is for an older version then, after logging into your TimeExposure account, you can get the latest update for your version from the Old Versions Downloads page under the Downloads menu.
Important: Make sure that you download the correct version for your license, otherwise you will find that you won't be able to register it. If you are not sure which version your licence is for or have lost your registration keys, then log into the TimeExposure website using the email address that you used to purchase the software and go to the My Account (top right of web site) --> My Products (tab). This will show the products that you own, which versions they are and, except for obsolete versions, you can access your registration keys from here.
Upgrading to the latest version
If your TimeExposure PLUS is current (you can check this in your My Account -> My Products page or you have a ProSelect Easy Lease then you have access to the newest version of ProSelect at no charge from the Latest Releases Downloads page.
If your TimeExposure PLUS has expired and you are not licensed to use the newest version of ProSelect, you can pay for an upgrade (at a discount) through the Upgrades section of the on-line Store (under the Store menu). You must log in using the email address which you used to purchase your existing license in order to access this page.
Installing on Mac OSX 10.15 (Catalina) or newer
If you are moving ProSelect to a Mac computer running this operating system then you must have a license for ProSelect 2019r1 or newer. See ProSelect on Mac OSX 10.15 Catalina.
Upgrading or Re-installing on the same computer
Make sure that ProSelect is not already running then uninstall the current version and re-install the newly downloaded version.
On Windows: Download the FULL installer, unzip it and run ProSelect_Setup.exe.
On Macs: Download the FULL installer, unzip it and double-click on the ProSelect_OSX_Installer.pkg (for earlier versions, mount the .dmg file and drag the ProSelect folder to your Applications folder.)
Your ProSelect Setup Data will be preserved
Except for cases where your disk drive has been wiped clean or replaced, your ProSelect setup data should still be left of your computer.
When uninstalling, upgrading or re-installing ProSelect this information is not touched so you can easily upgrade and your setting will remain the same. However, you should still have backups of this important data in case something does go wrong or your computer fails. See "More about Backing up your data" section below.
If this data has been deleted then you will need to restore it from your most recent backup copy. See the Restoring your ProSelect Data section below.
Moving ProSelect to another computer
If you are moving or installing ProSelect on another computer and wish to transfer your setup information from your original computer then
Unable to De-Activate your old computer
If your computer has died (or was stolen) and you are unable to open ProSelect on it in order to de-activate the software, then you can submit a Support Ticket to TimeExposure and we will do it for you.
IMPORTANT: To expedite this process, make sure that you tell us the name of the computer that you need to de-activate. You will find the names of all of your currently activated machines by logging into your TimeExposure.com account and going to My Account -> Products page and clicking View my currently activated machines link.
Transferring your ProSelect data
To see the process of transferring your data to another computer, watch this movie: Manually transferring ProSelect Setup Data to another computer or follow the instructions below.
Saving Your ProSelect Setup Data
This is done on your original machine. (If your hard disk has crashed then you will need to get this data from a recent backup copy that you have made so just skip to the Restoring Your ProSelect Data section below.)
Restoring Your ProSelect Setup Data
This is done on your new computer.
More about Backing up your data
This is something that you should be doing regularly. See the Backup & Sharing section in the ProSelect Reference Manual (under Help Menu in ProSelect) for more about this important operation.
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