Questions and answers

The most commonly asked question: Will this program run on my computer?
Yes, with Windows on your PC, Linux or Mac OS X and Java, see FAQ - Computer.

 
 

Windows 8 notes

Message: "This Computer has been protected by Windows"

Click "more Information" and "confirm to continue" installation.
If you see such a notice titled "Tactical_Sailing_en, or the abbreviation "...TS..." you are running secure software. This notice pops up as standard procedure in Java programs, so that you don’t load any foreign software that you don’t want to have on your computer. Confirmation: You can trust Tactical Sailing Software, the program named: Tactical_Sailing_en.

Windows: Click "More Information" (to be translated)
Windows: Click "Continue installation" (to be translated)

Tactical Sailing running Windows 8 and Java SE 6 Version 1.43

Tactical Sailing running on Windows 8

Windows requires administrator rights when installing.

Access denied (to be translated)
Permission for Start.vbs (to be translated)

It is recommended to perform the installation as "Administrator". If you click on "Tactical Sailing / Start.vbs" and get a message when clicking: Access is denied, then you're possibly not logged on as "Administrator" or the user does not have "access right". Set permission for the user via the "Properties-Security-add".