To begin downloading NurtureSoft 2.x Personal Edition click the link below and select to open the file or save
it to disk. It is a single installation file. It fully configures your
system during the installation process. It may require to reboot your computer
at the end or during the installation - please follow the on-screen
Use the Online Download Registration Form to request download the latest version of NurtureSoft. Please make sure to provide a valid e-mail address - the confirmation of registration and URL to the download link will shortly arrive in e-mail. To request Network or Special edition on a CD, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
NurtureSoft Knowledge Base
How to install the business logic patch:
Download the Updatedb.zip file.
Unpack content of the file into your NurtureSoft directory (normally
Double-click to run Updatedb.bat file.
How to completely un-install NurtureSoft on Windows 98/Windows ME machines:
On Windows 98/ME the program is not uninstalled from Add/Remove programs
panel unless you stop the SQL Services first.
No errors appears during the uninstalltion, but the program is not being
To stop SQL Server, locate in the Windows system tray
(the area normally in the right bottom corner of the screen, where the clock
is) an icon that looks likea small tower computer with a green arrow on it
(Note that if the SQL Server is already stopped instead of green arrow there
will be a red dot; then no additional action is necessary - the SQL Server
is already stopped). Double-click on the icon, and it brings up the SQL
Service Manager window. Click "Stop" button. After stopping the SQL Server,
close the SQL Service Manager windows and uninstall NurtureSoft using
Control Panel's Add/Remove program feature. Please note that this problem
does not appear on Windows 2000/Windows XP computers. When attempting
re-installing NurtureSoft the setup process fails:
On all computer systems that had had previous versions of NurtureSoft
installed and then removed, the installation of a new version may fail. The
reason is that the process of uninstalling SQL Server (that is the part of
the application) leaves behind some files and directories; and so the new
installtion cannot write to the folders.
To fix the problem the folder in which SQL Server has been previously
installed, must be removed manually.
ATTENTION: Before processing with the following instructions you must make
sure that all instances of NurtureSoft have been successfully removed (no
entries in Add/Remove Programs applet)
AND all instances of SQL Server relevant to NurtureSoft are uninstalled
("NurtureSoft Database and Tools" - it is only applicable to NurtureSoft 2.1
Network or Special Editions; the Personal Edition installs and removes the
database as one package within itself)
Make sure that the requirements (see above) are met
Locate folder "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL$NURTURESQL"
Manually delete the folder, Repeat installing NurtureSoft