How do I reinstall or setup the Venus 1500 V4 software after a computer crash, hard drive reimage, or change of computers?


  • How do I reinstall or setup the Venus 1500 V4 software after a computer crash, hard drive reimage, or new computer purchase?
  • My computer has crashed, my hard drive has been reimaged, or I have a change of computers, how do I reinstall the Venus 1500 V4 software?


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  • Control System: Venus 1500 V4


  1. Download and install the latest Venus 1500 V4 software on the new computer by following, How do I update or download Venus 1500 V4 software?, DD1993540.
  2. Set Schedule tab in Venus 1500 to previous mode used (Continuous Mode or Scheduled Mode).  For instruction, refer to How do I switch between Continuous Mode and Scheduled Mode in Venus 1500 V4?, DD1996807.
    • Venus 1500 installs with schedule set to Continuous Mode by default, Change to Scheduled mode if needed before transferring database.
  3. Obtain a copy of the old computer database if accessible by following, How do I use the Nucleus Server Database utility?, DD1705994.
  4. Download the free media kit for your specific display size by following, How do I download the Venus 1500 V4 media kit?, DD1986681.
  5. Register your Venus 1500 V4 on your new computer by following, How do I register or license Venus 1500 V4 software?, DD2194981.
    • Note: This step may not be needed if using the latest version of the software installation.

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