The Owner & hardware settings dialog is either reached via the System menu or ctrl+O.
It is important that the requested information is filled in correctly to ensure correct support and functionality.
You find the number of older BridgeSorter units (Mk I and II) on a label under the machine. It is the last 3 digits.
Mk III BridgeSorters have the machine number (3 large digits) on the back of the machine.
The setting BridgeSorter 500 - enables a Settings button that is explained on a separate page.
You find the Duplimate machine number on the back panel in large digits.
Duplimate Mk III and IV have numbers up to 1699 and Duplimate Mk V numbers range from 1700 and up.
The setting Duplimate 1700 - enables a Settings button (as shown in the illustration above). These settings are explained on the Hardware Settings page.
Select this alternative if you sort the cards with a HandyDup.
You can let the setting stay on Duplimate if you use HandyDup as a temporary replacement of a Duplimate Mk IV.
No dealing machine
Select this alternative if you do not have any dealing machine.
CHANGE OF HARDWARE
Note that you have to close Dupsoft and restart BOS whenever the hardware has been changed to BridgeSorter or Duplimate Mk V from another hardware setting. (Click Resume in BOS to revert to the event.)
You will be alerted by the “Hardware mismatch” message if the settings that you have entered do not match the connected hardware.
REVERSED SORT ORDER
Press Alt-Shift-R to change the sort order from NEWS to SWEN, c.f. the Reversed sort order page.