Backup your FH database

Warning: Before beginning, verify that all FIREHOUSE Software users are logged out, and that FIREHOUSE Software is not running.

  1. Choose Start → Programs → FIREHOUSE Software → FIREHOUSE Software Backup Utility.

    The Login Required - FIREHOUSE Software dialog box appears.

  2. Enter the administrative username and password for FH in the Login Required - FIREHOUSE Software dialog box, and then click OK.

    The Backup/Restore - FIREHOUSE Software dialog box appears, and the Remote Backup/Restore tab is active.

  3. Under Backup To, check the backup device listed.
  4. Under Backup To, in Name of Backup, type a name for the backup you are creating.
  5. In Description of Backup, type a description for the backup you are creating.
  6. Click OK.

    Progress updates appear on your screen. This process may take some time if you have many records or a large database.

    Note: If you encounter errors and need assistance, contact FH® technical support.

  7. Continue with Activate the FH Enterprise license in FH Standard.