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AcuPartner Press Installation and User Manual Version 5.0e Š 2008 Bamboo Software Ltd. All rights reserved.

This manual was considered accurate at the time of publication. Please address all correspondence regarding functionality or inaccuracies to: Bamboo Software Ltd. Yuvalim 112 Israel 20142 Fax: +972-4-999-0425 email: bamboo@Acupartner.com Information about software upgrades and other products can be received from our home page: http://www.acupartner.com

Software Package Notice .................................................... 2 AcuPartner Press ................................................................ 3 Requirements ..............................................................................3

Body Maps .......................................................................... 23 Hot Points ................................................................................. 24 Navigation Icons ....................................................................... 24

Running AcuPartner Press ................................................. 6

The Search Option ............................................................. 25 Search for Point ........................................................................ 25 Search for Chinese Name .......................................................... 26 Search for Words ...................................................................... 26 Search for Symptoms ............................................................... 28 Search For Clinical Use of Points .............................................. 30

Main Subjects ...................................................................... 8

Removing AcuPartner From Your Computer .................. 32

Installing AcuPartner Press ................................................ 4 Windows XP Installation .............................................................4 Windows Vista Installation ..........................................................4 Documentation .................................................................... 5

General ................................................................................. 9 Menu Line ................................................................................. 10 Main Subjects ...........................................................................10 Disease ...............................................................................11 Point ...................................................................................13 Meridian .............................................................................16 Maps .................................................................................. 20

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Software Package Notice This software PACKAGE (which term includes all information, know-how, techniques, algorithms and processes contained in it; and all documentation attached to it or related to its use; and any and all updates which are supplied in support of it), and any and all copyrights and other intellectual property rights related to it, are the exclusive property of Bamboo Software Ltd. (Licensor) or (as concerns certain modules) of its licensors. Only persons who have obtained a valid license for the use of the PACKAGE from Licensor or its authorized dealers (each such person to be referred to as “Licensee�), has the right to use the PACKAGE, for his own use only and subject to the license terms. By operating the PACKAGE, Licensee confirms his agreement to the following provisions: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

Licensee shall not make any copies of the PACKAGE, shall keep it confidential and not disclose any part of it to any third party, and shall take all necessary precautions to prevent its disclosure to, or use by, any third party. Licensee will not modify any part of the PACKAGE without the prior written authorization of Licensor. Licensee shall not assign or transfer his license to use the PACKAGE to any third party. The use of the PACKAGE is permitted only to Licensees who are accredited to provide acupuncture treatments or use it for training purposes under supervision of accredited teachers. Any use of the PACKAGE is at the exclusive responsibility and risk of the user, without any recourse or claim towards Licensor or towards anybody on behalf of Licensor (including the creators of the PACKAGE). The license to use the PACKAGE shall not be construed as, and shall not be interpreted to mean, any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or use or of merchantability. LICENSOR shall not be liable for direct, special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages which may be suffered by Licensee or any of his patients or any third party resulting from, or in connection with, the use or performance of the PACKAGE, whether in an action based on contract or tort (including negligence) or otherwise. In no event will Licensor's total liability for any damages in any action (based on contract or tort or otherwise) or otherwise arising from the use of the PACKAGE exceed the license fee paid to Licensor. Licensee will indemnify Licensor and its principals and hold them harmless for and against third party claims, if such claims are based upon occurrences which are outside the responsibilities/ liabilities of Licensor's as expressly defined above

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AcuPartner Press Bamboo Software Ltd. is pleased to announce the release of AcuPartner Press.

Requirements •

Windows XP/Vista

Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0 (Installation files are included)

50 MB available on hard disk. (An additional 280 MB for Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0 if not already installed)

Screen resolution 800 x 600 or higher

Macromedia Flash Player 9

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Installing AcuPartner Press Insert the AcuPartner CD into your CD-ROM drive and follow the instructions below, according to your computer’s operating system.

Windows XP Installation

Windows Vista Installation

Follow the instructions of the Setup Wizard. If it does not launch automatically follow the procedure below:

After a few moments you will see the Autoplay Dialog. Click SETUP to launch the installation process.

1. Select Run from the START menu. 2. Type D:\SETUP Replace “D” with the letter of your CD-ROM drive and then click OK.

3.

If Autoplay does not launch follow the procedure below: 1. Press Start ❬ All Programs ❬ Accessories ❬ Run. 2. Type D:\SETUP Replace “D” with the letter of your CD-ROM drive and then click OK.

Follow the directions of the Setup Wizard 3. Click Allow when you are asked to run the program. 4. Follow the directions of the Setup Wizard.

AcuPartner Press can be installed on a number of computers. However, the program will run only when the AcuPartner CD is in the CD-ROM drive.

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Documentation The CD includes full documentation of AcuPartner Press. To view the documentation select Start❬ Programs❬ Acupartner❬ AcuPartner Press❬ User Manual. (The manual also located in the Documents folder on the installation CD.) You need Adobe Acrobat to view and print the documentation. If Adobe Acrobat is not installed on your computer you may download it for free from http://www.adobe.com. See the README.TXT file for information about using the documentation as well as last-minute notes about AcuPartner. Update information is available at the AcuPartner page: http://www.acupartner.com

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Running AcuPartner Press Insert the installation CD into your CD-ROM drive and then launch the program by pressing Start ❬ Programs ❬ AcuPartner ❬ AcuPartner Press and click “AcuPartner Press” or by double-clicking the AcuPartner Press shortcut on your desktop. The installation CD must be in the CD-ROM drive in order to run AcuPartner.

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When the program launches you will see the opening screen.

Click

to read the Software Package Notice. Click

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to read more information about AcuPartner Press.

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Main Subjects Press any of the buttons on the main menu of AcuPartner Press to continue.

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General Most screens have the following elements: Menu Line Main Subjects

Hot Points

Previous Screen

Next Screen Back

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Menu Line Menu Line File

Search Go

Open: Open a read-only version of AcuPartner Print: Print the current page Print Setup: Set up your printer Exit: Close AcuPartner Press Search for Point, Chinese Name, Words, Symptoms or Clinical Use of Points. Next: Go to the next screen in a series. Previous: Go to the previous screen of a series Back: Returns to the screen from which you came.

Main Subjects

Press on any of the buttons to continue.

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Disease Click on Disease and then select any subject in the cascading menu

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If Neurological Disorders ➢ Headaches ➢ Wind Cold is pressed you will see the following screen:

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Point Click on Point and then select any subject in the cascading menu.

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If Meridian Points ➢ HE is pressed you will see the following screen.

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Click any point or press Go To Point at the bottom of the screen to get the details screen.

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Meridian Click on Meridian and then select any subject in the cascading menu.

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If Regular ➢ HE Meridian is pressed you will see the following screen.

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Press Go to Points to see HE Points.

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The points will flash one after the other. If you do not want the points to flash you may disable this function using Edit â?Ź Options. Click on desired point on the screen or select the point and press Go To Point at the bottom of the screen.

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Maps Click on Maps and then select either Meridian Maps or Body Maps, and then chose a subject in the cascading menu.

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If Meridian Maps ➢ TW Maps is pressed you will see the following screen. Press Next or Previous at the bottom of the screen to scroll through all of the TW Maps.

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Press the Zoom icon at the bottom of the screen and click the magnifying glass where you would like to zoom in (or click right). You will see a magnification of the screen. Press Zoom Out you will see the screen in its original size.

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Body Maps Click one of the Launch Buttons that include Body Maps in order to use this feature.

Front Body Map

Back Body Map

Side Body Map

Side Body Map without Meridians

Select one of the option buttons to see either the Front, Back, or Side map. Every map can also be viewed without meridians. Move the mouse over any point to see its number. Click Zoom in

or Zoom Out

to get a magnified or reduced view of the body map.

While viewing a disease syndrome screen, you may select the Mark Selected Points in Maps button in the Points field selected points flash in the Body Maps.

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Hot Points Certain words in blue are Hot Points. When clicking on them you will immediately jump to a detailed screen of the selected point. The cursor will change to the shape of a hand when it approaches a Hot Point. Click on a word in blue to jump to its detail screen.

Navigation Icons You can navigate through screens in a series by using the icons at the bottom of the screen or from the Go menu.

Previous: Go to the previous screen of a series Next: Go to the next screen in a series. Back: Returns to the screen from which you came.

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The Search Option There are a number of ways of searching for information in AcuPartner. Press Search on the Menu line.

Search for Point When you press Search ➢ For Point you will see the following screen:

When you have typed in the point press Start Search. You will go to the details screen of the selected point. You can move, close or minimize the search window at any time.

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Search for Chinese Name When you press Search ➢ Chinese Name you will see the following screen:

Type the Chinese name you wish to search for. Press Start Search. You will go to the appropriate point page. If Full Name Only is selected AcuPartner will only look for the full name. If it is not selected AcuPartner will find the first page with the partial name. Press Start Search again to find the next instance of the partial name.

Search for Words You can look for any word or list of words using this function. Type a word in the text box and press Add Word. Continue adding words until your search parameters are completed.

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Then press Start Search.

Click on any page to see it. You can close or minimize the search window at any time. The words you selected will appear on the screen in red and underlined. Refine your search by selecting one of the options at the top of the screen to find screens that contain one of the selected words, all of the selected words, or whole word only.

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Search for Symptoms You can also search for symptoms. Click on a symptom or symptoms from the list on the left or type a symptom or list of symptoms.

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Press Start Search. Press on any page that is found.

You can move, close or minimize this dialog box at any time. The symptom you selected will appear on the screen in red and underlined. Refine your search by selecting one of the options at the top of the screen to search for screens that contain at least one symptom or only for screens that contain all of the selected symptoms.

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Search For Clinical Use of Points You can also search for clinical use of points. Type a symptom or list of symptoms and press start search.

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Now you can press on any page to get the details screen.

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Removing AcuPartner From Your Computer You may Remove AcuPartner Press from your computer using the Settings Add/Remove Programs Icon. For more information see your Windows documentation.

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