The McElroy Joint Reporter helps you download and manage fusion joint reports for McElroy DataLogger® and Coach®
products. The McElroy Joint Reporter requires a PC with Microsoft Windows. An
available serial (COM) port on the PC and the specified McElroy download cable are required to download joint reports.
How to install the McElroy Joint Reporter?
You may want to print this page and follow the instructions to install your McElroy Joint Reporter program. Please read the instructions carefully before proceeding to install:
You may download the setup program, then select a destination for saving the installation program file MJRxxx.exe. For easy access, you may want to save the file to your desktop.
Assuming the file is saved on the desktop, double click on the MJRxxx.exe
icon to run the installation program.
Read and follow the instructions on the screen to install McElroy Joint Reporter on your PC. You may accept the default settings. Finally, click "Finish" to exit InstallShield.
Once the program is successfully installed on your PC, you may click the Start button on the lower left-hand corner of your screen, select Programs, and scroll through the list of programs and folders to find the McElroy Joint Reporter icon. Once found, click on it and the program will execute.
How to uninstall the McElroy Joint Reporter?
Click the Start button on the lower left-hand corner of your screen. Select Settings, and click on Control Panel. Under Control Panel, double click on Add/Remove Programs. Scroll down the list to find McElroy Joint Reporter, select it and then click the Add/Remove button. If you are sure you want to remove the program, click the Yes button on the confirmation dialog box. Wait for the "uninstall" to complete, then close the Add/Remove dialog window and the Control Panel window.
How to use the McElroy Joint Reporter program?
Make sure no other program or device is using the serial (COM) port you want to use for the download.
Connect the download cable between the PC and the device (DataLogger® or Coach® system). The specified cable must be used for a successful download.
Turn on the device.
Run the McElroy Joint Reporter program by clicking the Start button on the lower left-hand corner of your screen, select Programs, and scroll through the list of programs and folders to find the McElroy Joint Reporter icon. Once found, click on it and the program will execute.
Go to the device and navigate to the report upload screen. Once the device is in the upload mode, go to the PC and click on the download icon.
A dialog box appears and asks you to select downloading from either a
DataLogger® or Coach® System. Once selected, the download is begins automatically. If the device screen does not show data is transmitting, check the cable and make sure the PC serial (COM) port is not used by another program.
Once downloaded, you are given the opportunity to name the folder where the new joint reports will be saved. This new folder will become the sub folder of "c:\My Reports\".
After the reports are saved, the "Select Report File to Open" dialog appears so that you may choose the joint report you want to view or print.