Getting Started with Trial Components

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Computer Configuration (Pre-Install)

1. System Configuration- Ensure that you have disabled UAC (Vista Only).
Disable UAC Instructions

2. Computer User Security Rights– To install and use add-on components, you will be required to have administrative rights on your computer to install software. To review if your profile has these rights, right click on the Xcelsius program and “Run as Administrator.” If you are prompted for a login you will need to contact your IT department to obtain the necessary access rights to your PC.

3. Full Version Only- Run Installation EXE and register your license
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Install the XLX Add On

1. Open SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards, Xcelsius, or SAP Crystal Dashboard Design
2. Go to File>Add-On Manager
3. Install Add-On
4. Navigate to the directory chosen during the install wizard process
5. Select the XLX file.
6. Click “Close”
7. “Save and Close”
8. Save your dashboard
9. Re-open SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards, Xcelsius or SAP Crystal Dashboard Design
10. Your component is now ready to use

Essentials Bundle Components are located in the Other tab, within the components window.

CSV Connnector is available as a new data connection in the data manager. A second CSV Export icon is available in the Other tab, within the components window.

The following video illustrates how to quickly install your new plugin component inside of Xcelsius, SAP BusinessObejcts Dashboards, or SAP Crystal Dashboard Design.

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