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Getting a new PC with empower® professional - What should I pay attention to?
All data of the empower user library is saved locally in the empower professional edition. If you are just before a reinstallation of your PC or you are getting a new PC, you can do the following to back up and restore the empower user library.
Synchronization / Backup of the Windows User Profile
Since the empower user library is stored in the Windows user profile, IT can set up a general backup or synchronization of the profile folders. In this way, on the one hand, the data would be available on each PC on which the user logs on and, on the other hand, the profile data would also be restored to a new PC.
Manual backup of the empower user library
To save the empower user library manually before a PC change, etc., the file empower.sdf can be copied and saved from the path %localappdata%\Made in Office\empower\. This file can then be dropped back to the new system to restore the user library.
How do I install empower professional?
After the customizing process you will receive an installation package that contains the actual empower client including the predefined library content.
The installation can be executed manually or via software distribution (silent installation).
In order to install empower professional manually, please execute the following steps.
- Execute the Client-Setup (empower.exe)
- Choose the installation directory (1)
- Click on the "Install" Button (2)
- Click on the "Close" Button to close the Setup-Window
- Start PowerPoint
- Please choose the directory for the shared Company Library in the dialog "Define Central Library Location" and define a password for your library.
Installation via software diestribution:
Please execute a manual installation first, in order to define the location for your shared Company Library and to store the library under that directory. After that you can execute the empower Professional Setup with the following setup parameters.
Executes the empower installation
Example: empower.exe /install
Can be used to install empower without any user interaction (UI).
Example: empower.exe /install /silent
Can be used to define the location for the shared Company Library.
Example: empower.exe /install /silent /SHAREDPROFESSIONALREMOTEDATAFILEPATH=”S:\Software\empower”
Executes the uninstall process of empower.
Example: empower.exe /uninstall