How do I update my DakStats Baseball?


  • How to update my DakStats Baseball?


  • Product Family: Sport Software and Interfaces
  • Product: DakStats Baseball or Softball
  • Components:
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DakStats Baseball applies to the following MLB and MiLB Packages. Install or update via the instructions below.  

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Update Procedure

  1. Locate computer(s) where the DakStats Baseball will be updated
  2. Click on the DakStats Baseball exe file: Dakfiles | DakStats | DakStats(R)Baseball.exe
  3. Follow the onscreen instructions.
  4. Click Finish when done.
  5. An icon should appear on the desktop. Double-click this icon to open the program
  6. Confirm new version.
  7. Repeat the above steps on the Backup (if using).
  8. No annual license is needed for DakStats Baseball. 

Setting Up a New Season in DakStats 

  1. Go to Configure > Season and System Preferences.
  2. On the Season tab, click Add.
  3. Enter a Season Name (TeamName2018), and set the Rules File to the appropriate setting.  For MLB,  use "Rules_MLB.ini".
  4. Click OK.
  5. The GameDay Baseball Configuration window will appear. Choose the appropriate League and (home) Team. Leave Opponent as Automatic.
  6. Click OK, and exit the Season Configuration window.

Season Update 

If previous seasons are saved to the computer, go to Configure > Season & System Preferences. Select each existing season, and then click Update. This ensures older season databases are compatible with the latest software version.

Here is a video on installing DakStats sports software.


Related Resources

DakStats Sport Software Video Channel

KB ID: DD3820667

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