Do You Have Questions?

A list of frequently asked questions to help you understand Vikingen

1. How do I make a backup of Vikingen?

Egna filer

  • Objektlistor (Objektgrupper) finns under c:\dokument\Vikingen\Sets.
  • Arbetsytor (Arbetsfält) under c:\dokument\Vikingen\Workspace.
  • Egna gjorda modeller: c:\dokument\vikingen\models
  • Larmlinjer finns i filen guardian.wvg – > ..\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen\Data.
  • Egna optimeringar och noteringar finns i filen Vikingen.db  på samma plats, ..\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen\Data.
  • Egna portföljer

 

Backup

Kopiera 3 Vikingen-mappar

  1. Öppna Utforskaren.
  2. Kopiera c:\dokument\Vikingen (Klicka en gång på mappen, högerklicka, välj Ta bort)
  3. Kopiera c:\Program (x86)\Vikingen
  4. kopiera …\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen

Skriv %appdata% i Utforskarens  textfönster:

Markera Vikingen-mappen. Nedan är ett exempel på hur det kan se ut i Utforskarens text fönster. Istället för ”petost” kommer det att stå din användaridentitet på datorn.

Återställning vid behov: Skapa de 3 biblioteken ovan och kopiera in de sparade mapparna. Kör sedan en historisk uppdatering efter att du startat Vikingen.

2. Which are the important files for Vikingen?

  • Objektlistor (Objektgrupper) finns under c:\dokument\Vikingen\Sets.
  • Arbetsytor (Arbetsfält) under c:\dokument\Vikingen\Workspace.
  • Egna gjorda modeller: c:\dokument\vikingen\models
  • Larmlinjer finns i filen guardian.wvg – > ..\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen\Data.
  • Egna optimeringar och noteringar finns i filen Vikingen.db  på samma plats, ..\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen\Data.

  • Egna portföljer

3. Can I have multiple Vikingen Packages on the same computer?

Yes.

  1. Rename the three Vikingen folders. Something else than “Vikingen”
    1. C:\document\vikingen
    2. c:\Program (x86)\Vikingen
    3. c:\user\username\appdata\roaming\vikingen
  2. Install another version of Vikingen (need more extra licenses)

Change back with renaming the new Vikingen folders and then rename back the others back to “Vikingen”

4. Why are my updates so slow?

It is probably  because of Windows Defender, the firewall. Install another firewall, e.g. AVG and inactivate Windows firewall.

Make sure that the Vikingen programs are permitted in the firewall.

Make sure that you do not have 2 firewalls, e.g. Windows defender and Norton.

Here are Vikingen programs:

5. My Tmp-fil is corrupted

Delete the file. The file name is in the error message. Search for the file name in your computer and delete it. Update again.

It is probably in c:\User\User name\Appdata\Roaming\Vikingen\VikingenTmp

“User name” is the same as your user user name.

6. Vikingen Launcher has stopped working

You have to reinstall Vikingen. Get a new Vikingen user name and password from support@vikingen.se.

Please see the section “Backup” if you you need to save your personal work spaces, sets etc..

7. I can not find the models

You have to reinstall Vikingen. Get a new Vikingen user name and password from support@vikingen.se.

Please see the section “Backup” if you you need to save your personal work spaces, sets etc..

8. I can't find the module definition file

You have to reinstall Vikingen. Get a new Vikingen user name and password from support@vikingen.se.

Please see the section “Backup” if you you need to save your personal work spaces, sets etc..

9. How do I save my drawn lines? - Hur sparar jag mina ritade filer?

Draw the lines. Click on the save button. Select Work space(Arbetsyta, Arbetsfeldt). Write a name and click on save. Open later with the Work space button.