TopDrawer  --  Quick on the draw

   Home      TopDrawer Download
 
How to download and install the trial version of TopDrawer
 
 
 
 
Save the downloaded Zipped folder to a convenient location in your computer.
 
                   If you have an earlier version installed please use Control Panel/Add-Remove Programs to uninstall it before installing the new version.

The installation package contains two files  - a file of type ".exe" and one of type ".msi".
Run the setup.exe file. 

The TopDrawer installation process will check your PC for any missing utilities and you will be requested to accept and download any that are missing.
(The most likely missing requirement is for Microsoft .NET Framework 2.5. or higher.)

 
Once installed the TopDrawer icon    should be present on your desktop.
If TopDrawer does not run and open at the Registration screen follow the instructions in the paragraph between the red lines below.
 

 
IMPORTANT
 
Windows Vista, Windows 7, 8 and 10 require TopDrawer to run in COMPATIBILITY MODE and as ADMINISTRATOR
 
To do so do this:-
 
Right click on the TopDrawer icon.
Click Properties Tab
Click the Compatibility Tab
Select Windows XP (Service Pack 3) compatibility from the dropdown list.
Click on Run as Administrator
Click Apply then OK.
 


When TopDrawer runs you will be taken to a green registration screen.
 
Click on "Try" button to run TopDrawer in trial mode which limits entry number to 31.
 
Some sample input text files are included in the Examples folder.
 
Please use the Contact Us page to send any comments, positive or negative about TopDrawer.
 



  

 

 
 
 
 

TopDrawer Competition Draw and the design of the documents produced therby are the copyright of Matt Graham. The trial version of the software may be used and distributed freely. Matt Graham August 2010.