FAQ


Move Platinum Shipper to a Second Computer

Published 7/23/2019 7:16 PM | Updated 7/23/2019 7:18 PM


How can I move Platinum Shipper to a second computer?

The following sets of Steps:

  • Describe how to move the configuration files from one computer to another.
  • Are for Windows 32-bit OS on both computers.

where...

  • C1 is the old computer with working installation of DAZzle and Endicia Platinum Shipper.
  • C2 is the new computer.

Overview

On C1

  1. Check Platinum Shipper for which layouts are used.
  2. Copy the DAZzle layouts and dat files.
  3. Copy the PlatinumShipper.ini file.

On C2

  1. Download and install DAZzle and Platinum Shipper.
  2. Open DAZzle, DAZzle account setup wizard, close DAZzle.
  3. Open Platinum Shipper, close Platinum Shipper.
  4. Move in DAZzle layout and dat files.
  5. Move in PlatinumShipper.ini file.
  6. DAZzle Printer Setup for the used layouts.
  7. Platinum Shipper check layout mapping.

Steps

  1. On C1, check Platinum Shipper for which layouts are used:
    1. Open Endicia Platinum Shipper.
    2. For the domestic layouts, select Settings > Domestic.
    3. For the international layouts, select Settings > International.
    4. Note the folder and names of the layouts listed.
  2. Copy DAZzle layouts and DAT files:
    1. From the DAZzle folder (folder from Step 1.4) copy the *.lyt files as noted from Step 1.
    2. From the DAZzle folder (folder from Step 1.4) copy the following DAT files:
      • labels.dat--custom settings for any labels you created.
      • envelope.dat--custom settings for any envelopes you created.
      • flyers.dat--custom settings for any flyers you created.
  3. Copy PlatinumShipper.ini file:
    • Windows 7 - C:\ProgramData\Endicia\
  4. On C2, download and install DAZzle and Platinum Shipper.
    For more information, see Where do I find the Endicia programs to install?
  5. Open DAZzle, run the DAZzle account setup wizard, and close DAZzle: Select File > Exit.
  6. Open Platinum Shipper, and then close Platinum Shipper: Select File > Exit.
  7. Move in DAZzle layout and DAT files (from Step 2).
  8. Move in PlatinumShipper.ini file (from Step 3).
  9. Perform the DAZzle Printer Setup for the used layouts.
    For more information, see Configure the printer settings in DAZzle.
  10. In Platinum Shipper, verify the layout mapping.
    1. Open Endicia Platinum Shipper.
    2. For the domestic layouts, select Settings > Domestic.
    3. For the international layouts, select Settings > International.
    4. The folder and names of the layouts listed should be the same as the ones used in Step 7. If not, click Browse to adjust them accordingly.