Sail100 Sailing Results Software Program Download

Current Version Sail100 v 303 dated 25 September 2015

Before using the program please check that it is suitable for your clubs sailing as the provider accepts no liability.

Any reported problems or suggestions are considered and a new versions put on this web site.


 
The programs are down loaded using the button towards the end of this page but please read the following before down loading.
 
The Sailing Racing Results Program is written in Microsoft VBA for Excel.
 
The very minimum computer configuration to run this program is as follows:
       Windows XP or Vista or Windows7
       If you are using Windows 98 or NT you may not be able to use the Upload to Web Site Feature if you havent kept your Windows software up to date
       YOU MAY NEED TO BE LOGGED ONTO YOUR COMPUTER WITH ADMINISTRATOR PRIVILEGES dependant upon your computers settings
       Office 2000 or later.
       Note: With Office XP and Office 2003 you will need to change the Macro Security Level in Excel to Medium (Open Excel do Tools, Macro, Security) to allow Macros to Run
       Note: With Office 2007 or Office 2010 you will need to change the Macro Security Level in Excel (Open Excel click on the office circle button at the top left, Excel Options, Trust Center, Trust Center Settings,Macro Settings, Enable All Macros, in Office 2010 tick Trust Acess to the VBA project model) to allow Macros to Run
       Please ensure your computer date is correct.
       A printer must be configured correctly. This program produces errors if no printer is configured. The program may not even install.
       Please do not use any standard excel functions while running the sailing results program.
       Move between input fields using Enter (You will get better results if you do NOT use Tab on Dialogs).
       When closing Excel after using these programs always use. Exit Excel and Save all Race Series
       Your computer must be set such that a decimal point is a full stop. If you normally use a different symbol then please change it in Windows Region and language or International settings (dependant upon your version of Windows) before using the Sailing Results Program. Please don't forget to change it back for normal use.
       This program does not work on Apple computers as it uses a significant number of Windows features
 
Please read the instructions carefully. After you have downloaded the instructions will be in files called:
       They are in a folder in My Documents called Sail100info.
       Sail100.pdf - General Running Instructions for the Sailing Results Program
       Newuser Upgrade.pdf - Installation Instruction for a New User or Upgrading
       Progressive Handicap.pdf - Instructions on how to use Progressive Handicaps
       RR.pdf - Additional Instructions for Round Robin
       Web.pdf - Additional Instructions for Web Generation
 
Instructions for down loading onto your PC
       Firstly if you have an earlier version of office than Office 2007 Excel you will first need to change the Macro Security Level to Medium (Open Excel and do Tools, Macro, Security) to allow Macros to Run to run this program as it is Macros based
       Firstly if you have Office 2007or Later you will first need to change the Macro Security Level (Open Excel click on the office circle button at the top left, Excel Options, Trust Center, Trust Center Settings,Macro Settings, Enable All Macros) to allow Macros to Run to run this program as it is Macros based
       Activate the Results Program download at the bottom of this section
       The program can then transfer onto your PC
       A program called sail100.exe will be loaded onto your PC into the Folder you specify
       Now using Windows Explorer look at the down loaded file
       Double click your mouse on sail100.exe and the following files will emerge into a directory you specify. (There is a default directory of C:\sail100info)
       The program Install.xls will open into Excel
       You must have your Excel security set to Medium or Low otherwise Excel cannot run programs
       To set Excel security see firstly above
       You may be asked if you wish to enable Macros. You must enable Macros to run this program as it is Macros based
              Newuser Upgrade.doc - Installation Instruction for a New User or Upgrading
              Sail100.pdf - General Running Instructions for the Sailing Results Program
              Round Robin.pdf - Additional Instructions for Round Robin
              Web.pdf - Additional Instructions for Web Generation
              Sail100file.xls - Installation Program to install the Sailing Results program into Excel. This program can also uninstall Boat.xla
              Office 2000, XP, 2003, 2007, 2010 version Series200 - The Master Series
              Boat.xla - All the code in VBA Macros that runs the series
              Progressive Handicap.pdf - Instructions on how to use Progressive Handicaps
              Special Input for lots of timed races v 214.xls-Program for Timed Races which allows to put finishing data into lots of series at the same time. Do not use until you are familiar with the standard version
              Winners v 48.xls :-Program to produce a winners list to give out prizes.
              Timed Auto v 12.xls-Allows you to time races by clicking
              Teamcom v 49.xls - Program for Swiss League and Round Robin Team Racing
              PY Returns for UK RYA only.xls - This program generatesthe PY Handicap Returns for the UK only
       Please Read the relevant instructions and install the Programs into Excel
 
I have read and understood the above and wish to load Sail100 v 303 of the of the Sailing Racing Results Program to my Computer
This version does not include Progressive NHC

Ensure your Macros Security is correctly set in Excel (See above)
Ensure Excel is closed
Click on Results Program (below)
Click on SAVE
Choose which folder to Download Sail100, Click on Save
Remove tick in, Close this Dialog Box when Download completes
When download completes, Click on Run
Click on Unzip
You may be asked if you trust Robert McPherson
The program should automatically open in Excel
Click on Install
After installation Sail100 information will be in My Documents\Sail100info
 
Please compare any problems with the data shown on Problems Resolved and New Features.
 
Please report any problems or difficulties so that they can be resolved and new versions added to this web site.
 
I issue new numbers every time I alter the code that runs the series. This applies even if the code does the same thing but I have found a way to improve performance. If the series needs updating it does that automatically when the Series is opened
 
The install program can update any Series200 Series. See upgrade.doc in the download for details.
 
If you like the Program please tell other clubs about the web site http://www.sail100.org/
 
Good Sailing

Fri 25 Sep 15 14:18:59