Converting From Old to New… Methods, Data and Templates
TraceFinder provides an executable application the top level menu “Go” item, that will allow you to convert all of your old stuff to the latest versions of TraceFinder for use.
This includes all previous versions of TraceFinder and back to the LabForms 2.5.x application.
This allows you to reproduce your data and methods you currently use in the newer platform without having to recreate everything.
It also allows you to browse to any stored TF or LabForms directories to pull in the information even if, it has been archived on a remote disk.
After you have opened the directory the contents for the selected data type will be listed below.
You can select individual files or right click and select all. the simply press the “Start Converting” button in the lower right corner.
If any issues occur the Status column will contain an entry and the log file will record the issues with conversion.