Quickmate Software Installation

Quickmate is the CARS point-and-click interface. Download Quickmate

  1. Make sure PUTTY is installed on the system. If not, refer to the putty install directions.
  2. Choose Next on the welcome screen
  3. Choose I Accept - Next
  4. Leave as Stand-alone Workstation - Next
  5. Next at destination folder
  6. Leave as Use new global setting - Next
  7. Install
  8. Check the "Run QuickMate Configuration Wizard now" - Finish
  9. Check "Do not always start Configuration Wizard" - Next
  10. Next
  11. Configure - Helper Applications
  12. On Terminal Session choose Browse Navigate to C:\PuTTY\Putty.exe and choose Open
  13. iClear Program Arguments
  14. Choose Output Viewer and Browse...
    For Office 2003: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\WINWORD.EXE or C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\EXCEL.EXE
    For Office 2007: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE12\WINWORD.EXE or C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE12\EXCEL.EXE
  15. Next - configure look and feel options
  16. Next
  17. Finish and Continue running QuickMate  

To Configure if already installed

  1. With CARS QuickMate running on the task bar
  2. Right click on QuickMate, Settings and Helpers...
  3. Under Terminal Session choose Browse... navigate to C:\PuTTY\Putty.exe
  4. Clear Program Arguments
  5. Choose Output Viewer and Browse...
  6. Then click OK - Refer to no. 15 above
  7. On the bottom tool bar right click CARS and close