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SIL FieldWorks SE
Technical Support

Current version: 6.0, released October 2009

Service Bulletins

Version 3.0

Version 2.0

Version 1.4

Related Bulletin(s)

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Service Bulletin SLS10-20050428

WorldPad installed from website download

Unable to install Data Notebook from Update DiskĀ 5

FieldWorks Data Notebook

Problem: When running the installer from SIL Language Software Disk 5 Update 2, you do not have the choice to install FieldWorks Data Notebook. The only option shown is WorldPad.

Explanation: This problem occurs when WorldPad has been installed from the website download.

Solution: Uninstall WorldPad before running the SIL Language Software Disk 5 Update 2 installer. When you install FieldWorks, you can choose to reinstall WorldPad along with the other FieldWorks software.

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SIL FieldWorks is available under the SIL Open Source License. The use of this software is granted at no cost, so free technical support is not available from SIL International. Service Bulletins are posted for known problem fixes and patches.