Installation issues for New free ClinicRecords software

Some of my esteemed readers  have expressed that, they were unable to install ClinicRecords software on their computer.  ClinicRecords is built on window XP but it does run all newer window version like 7, 8, 8.1 and 10.

to download ClinicRrcord software Click Here

Clinicrecords is software is written in VB6 (visual basic 6) and database is Microsoft access 2003 . While installing on Newer operating system window  8 and above  like( window 8.1 , window 10) one may have some issues. Please check Microsoft help it has many resources to overcome this

Following procedure may help you for installation
For those who are using window 8.1 this is instruction which are provided from Microsoft blog
1.       Run setup as administrator from the vb6 installation media
2.       Go through the custom setup and de-select the data access components
3.       The install will go straight through and will request a restart of windows
4.       After a restart, start your visual basic and confirm all works well, advised to set the program to run in administrative mode so it can write to areas of the registry
5.       Close it down and install the vb6 service pack 6 components which you can get from here –   https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=7030 (again make sure you run as administrator)

6.       Restart computer and run

Please inform me in case you find any difficulty installing software. you can also get help from googling. In case, you get any better resources in this regard kinldy inform us, so I  can help others.
Please also ask person who installed windows on your computer, regarding installation of VB6 languange wriiten programes on your computer. Microsoft says although it has stopped production of  VB6, XP and window 7, it will continue send update regarding issues connected VB6 and newer window operatating system.

Dr Umesh R Bilagi

Author: Dr Umesh Bilagi

MBBS, MD, DM (cardiology). I am Interventional cardiologist. Blogging is my passion. Associate professor of cardiology KIMS Hubli. Director and consultant at Tatwadarsha Hospital Hubli. Owner of Jeevan Jyoti Hospital Hubli. Mobile +91 9343403620.

8 thoughts on “Installation issues for New free ClinicRecords software”

  1. Hello Doctor,

    Thanks for giving the software for free.
    I am not able to install the software on WIN 7 getting the error says “run time error 52 bad file name or number” I hope you can help.

    please email me simonaogstino@gmail.com

    Regards
    Simon

  2. hii
    i am pediatrician having nursing home in solapur nearby …first of all thank you very much for taking time from your busy schedule and developing software which is essential for every physician in this digital era …i tried downloading but it says this domain is for sale …kindly let me know is there any otherway

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