Download and Install BenguFarm (TM) v24 May 2019 Update

 Download and run the BenguFarm Self Extracting Zip Archive Update:

Download and run the BenguFarm_Update_v24-05-2019bW.exe [9.8MB] Self Extracting Zip Archive

HOW TO INSTALL THE UPDATE

  • Close BenguFarm
  • The file must be downloaded as usual to your computer, i.e.: Right Click on the update link and select "Save Target As..." or "Save Link As...". A dialog will open where the user can select where the update file must be saved to. The easiest will be to select "My Documents". Once the save to location is selected, click on "Save" to start downloading the file. If your computer still does not allow you to download the file, de-activate your computer's anti-virus temporarily and try again. Do not go to any other web-pages while your anti-virus is de-activated.
  • Once the download has completed, the self-extracting zip file must be run. Select "Run" from the "Download Complete" dialog. (The download complete dialog is displayed by the web browser once the file download has completed.). Windows may give a security warning and ask the user whether the file must be run of not. Select "More Info" and/or "Run" / "Run Anyway" to run the update file.
  • The update will automatically search for the BenguFarm installation folder and update all the necessary files. Just wait until the "Update Installed" message is displayed. Click OK to close this message. Remember to activate your anti-virus again in case you have temporarily de-activated it.
  • Open BenguFarm and check if the correct version is indeed installed. (Version info is displayed at the top of the main window.)

To see what has been added and changed in BenguFarm, go to Downloads > Newsletter. Select the latest newsletter and look for the "What’s New section". 

 

Download and Install BenguFarm (TM) GENETICS v19 May 2017f Update

 Download and run the BenguFarm Genetics Self Extracting Zip Archive Update:

Download and run the BenguFarm GENETICS Update 19-05-2017f.exe [1.4MB] Self Extracting Zip Archive

HOW TO INSTALL THE UPDATE

  • Close BenguFarm Genetics
  • The file must be downloaded as usual to your computer, i.e.: Right Click on the update link and select "Save Target As..." or "Save Link As...". A dialog will open where the user can select where the update file must be saved to. The easiest will be to select "My Documents". Once the save to location is selected, click on "Save" to start downloading the file. If your computer still does not allow you to download the file, de-activate your computer's anti-virus temporarily and try again. Do not go to any other web-pages while your anti-virus is de-activated.
  • Once the download has completed, the self-extracting zip file must be run. Select "Run" from the "Download Complete" dialog. (The download complete dialog is displayed by the web browser once the file download has completed.). Windows may give a security warning and ask the user whether the file must be run of not. Select "More Info" and/or "Run" / "Run Anyway" to run the update file.
  • The update will automatically search for the BenguFarm Genetics installation folder and update all the necessary files. Just wait until the "BenguFarm GENETICS Updated." message is displayed. Click OK to close this message. Remember to activate your anti-virus again in case you have temporarily de-activated it.
  • Open BenguFarm Genetics and check if the correct version is indeed installed. (Version info is displayed at the top of the main window.)

 

Download and Install BenguFarm (TM) MOBILE v2 October 2019 Update

Please note that BenguFarm MOBILE is developed to run on Android devices running Android KitKat (Android 4.4) and later. It is to be used side-by-side with BenguFarm BEEF and SHEEP & GOATS. There is a separate app for users of BenguFarm GAME (see below).

Download and Install

Step 1: Download the BenguFarm MOBILE Android APK Installer File to your Android Smartphone or Tablet

BenguFarm MOBILE 2 October 2019.apk [19.1MB]

Step 2: Install BenguFarm MOBILE

Tap on the downloaded BenguFarm MOBILE apk file to install BenguFarm MOBILE.
At this stage the smartphone or tablet should be set to accept "Unknown Sources - All installation or apps from unknown sources". This should be able to be done under Settings > Security on a smartphone. Once BenguFarm MOBILE is installed, disable the "unknown sources" setting again on your smartphone/tablet. Newer versions of Android may also ask onscreen approval before it will install the app.

This version op BenguFarm MOBILE should be used with BenguFarm 24 May 2019bO or later.

IMPORTANT: Traceability numbers were added to BenguFarm Mobile 2 October 2019. Users who updates BenguFarm Mobile from an version prior to 2 October 2019 and are using traceability numbers should first synchronise BenguFarm MOBILE with BenguFarm on the Desktop BEFORE installing the 2 October 2019 or later update. AFTER the update is installed, you MUST synchronise your BenguFarm data to MOBILE with the "Empty Database" option selected. This will ensure your mobile database is emptied and freshly synchronised, including traceability numbers, from BenguFarm on the Desktop. If these steps are not followed, you may loose traceability numbers in certain circumstances.

 

Download and Install BenguFarm (TM) MOBILE for GAME v27 September 2019 Update

Please note that BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME is developed to run on Android devices running Android Ice Scream Sandwich (Android 4.0.3) and later.

Download and Install

Step 1: Download the BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME Android APK Installer File to your Android Smartphone or Tablet

BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME 27 Sep 2019.apk [2.8MB]

Step 2: Install BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME

Tap on the downloaded BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME apk file to install BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME.
At this stage the smartphone or tablet should be set to accept "Unknown Sources - All installation or apps from unknown sources". This should be able to be done under Settings > Security on a smartphone. Once BenguFarm MOBILE for GAME is installed, disable the "unknown sources" setting again on your smartphone/tablet. Newer versions of Android may also ask onscreen approval before it will install the app.

 

Utility Programs

Download the BenguFarm external backup utility. Please download the utility to the "c:\Program Files\BenguelaSoft\BenguFarm\" folder. Once downloaded, open "My Computer". Go to the "C:\Program Files\BenguelaSoft\BenguFarm\" folder and then double click on "BenguFarmBackup.exe". To create a shortcut on the desktop, right click on "BenguFarmBackup.exe" from within My Computer and from the menu that will appear, select "Send To > Desktop (create shortcut)"

BenguFarmBackup.exe [0.06MB]

Can't send large files?
Download this hjsplit.exe file splitting utility. Simply give the name of the file you want to split and the maximum sizes the pieces should be. Then these individual pieces can be mailed one at a time.

hjsplit.exe [0.30MB]

Installing Utility Programs

  1. Right click on the applicable "Download" link and select "Save taget as..."
  2. The utilities must be saved to the BenguFarm installation directory. This will usually be: "C:\Program Files\BenguelaSoft\BenguFarm\"
  3. Once the directory where the utility must be downloaded to is selected, click on the "Save" button.
  4. Open BenguFarm and select the utility from the "File" menu (external backup utility can only be run from My Computer or Desktop shortcut).