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How do I download and install the Orion software?

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Checking for new versions of Orion.

  1. Open Orion.
  2. From Orion's menu, click on 'Help' and then 'Check for Updates.'
  3. Orion will communicate with the server and notify you of the current release version.

Installing the Orion Software.

The Orion software is available by download only. You must have a valid Orion license to download the software.

The following steps may vary slightly depending on your web browser.

  1. Click on My Account to log in.
  2. Enter your numeric account number and your password.
  3. Your Orion account number may be found by going to Help and then About from within Orion.

  4. Click on 'Software Downloads.'
  5. Carefully review the End User License Agreement. When you are finished, click the 'Accept' button at the bottom of the page.
  6. A list of the currently available version of Orion will appear. Select the link for the most recent production version at the top of the page.
  7. Your browser may ask if you would like to 'Run' or 'Save' the file. Select 'Run'.
  8. Windows may prompt you with a message "Windows protected your PC." If you receive this message click on "More info" and then "Run anyway."
  9. When the installer runs, follow the onscreen instructions to complete the Orion installation.

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