PageGate Client Configuration Transcript
Welcome to the PageGate Client configuration tutorial.
The first step is to run the program, so go to
your start menu, go to programs, find the PageGate
Client program group, and left click on PageGate
The first time you run the program, you should
see this prompt.
In the first box, you'll need to specify the
location of the PageGate Server's database.
If you're running the Client on the server, enter
the local path to the database.
If you're running the Client on a workstation,
enter the UNC or network path to the database.
The next field allows you to set a preset messages
file. The preset messages are a series of preprogrammed
messages that can be used by the client
If you want each individual client to have their
own preset messages, leave this field at the local
If you want all of the clients to have the same
preset messages, specify the path to the PageGate
Next is the Sender's Name field.
By default, the program will use the name of
whatever user is currently logged into windows.
If you wish to change this, remove the %LoginName%
from the field and replace it with a static sender's
Below this is the Display Group field. For more
information on Display groups, please watch our
Groups and Display Groups tutorial.
Next is the Station Number. This is a numerical
sequence that identifies this individual client.
By default, the PageGate Client uses station 10
but if you're using multiple client installations
and you want to differentiate which station sent
what message, you'll want to increment this for
The update frequency field is the number of second
that the PageGate client checks for new information
from and posts new data to the PageGate server.
The Max MessageLength field indicates the maximum
number of characters you want the client to be
able to enter for a single message.
Below that is the Enable Spell Check checkbox.
If you have Microsoft Office or Microsoft Word
installed, PageGate can use their dictionaries
for spell check reference.
Below that are two radio buttons that allow you
to choose whether you want these settings to apply
to all user profiles that log on to this computer
or just for this one, specific user profile.
After specifying the paths and selecting your
options, left click on Apply.
This concludes the PageGate Client configuration
tutorial. For more information, including how
to install and configure the PageGate Server,
please visit our website, www.notepage.net