7.NET 2.0...2.3MasterSidexis 1.6Patch 2.22SQL ServerGalaxisODBCXP Pro SP2
8Windows XP Pro operating system with all current bug fixes Windows XP Pro operating system with all current bug fixes. Service Packs are essentially Bug Fixes. A good admin will keep Windowson the newest version but it is good tohave SP2 on your stick…Any modern PM system will need XP ProSP2. ( Eaglesoft, Dentrix, Dolphin…)(This is the ONLY prerequisite for Sidexis).XP Pro SP2An expansion of internal functionalitythat make life easier for programmersbecause they rely less on hardwarefeatures.Can be downloaded from Microsoft orwill be installed during Sidexis (SQL)install.Required 2.0, newest Version 3.0 Again, most modern programs will needthis add-on. (Galileos)..NET 2.0
10where images can be taken Master Station- Myth BusterHas nothing to do withwhere PDATA is located==>Has nothing to do withwhere SQL is located==>Has nothing to do withwhere images can be taken==>Has nothing to do with from wheresystem settings can be changed==>
11Master Station ==> ==> It is by default the first workstation that wasinstalled (just because nobody knows ifthere will be any client at all)==>==>In the future will be responsiblefor future updates.This is the ONLY difference !!!
12Master Station Client ! Unless you are doing some upgrades to Sidexis 2.4 or 2.5 in the far future,there is no difference in functionality betweenMaster and Clients.In fact, in ten seconds you can switch anystation to be a Master.(Without any gain, for now).!
13Sidexis XG 1.61 and higher Sidexis with “active” SQL database Patch 2.22...2.2Sidexis 1.61Sidexis XG “old Style” Sidexis with “passive” Access databaseSidexis XG and higher Sidexis with “active” SQL databaseSidexis XG 2.0 and higher Sidexis with “active” SQL database and 3D supportSidexis XG 2.22 patch and higher Sidexis with “active” SQL database, 3D andXIOS support
14ODBC ODBC: (Open Database Connectivity) Is basically a driver that can be found inall Windows systems. It provides a uniforminterface for different databases likeAccess or SQLThe ODBC manager only contains “pointers” to databases, not the database itself. (pointers can be deleted or created without affecting the database itself).
15Both locations are TOTALLY independent from each other Database engine:Data location:SQL = Patient listPDATA = ImagesBoth locations are TOTALLY independent from each other
16SQL Server- Gotcha:The Backup of a SQL server needs special attention: The files cannot be “just copied” to another drive.Backup systems normally provide tools for SQL – Backup.Sirona provides a tool NGSQLBackup to facilitate the above “just copy”problem by making snapshots file of the database.
17Security, Rights & Install issues Log in as administrator during install !Turn off firewalls and virus scanner during install !Check Windows version before start of the setup !Make sure that all users that will be using the system are known to all PCswith the correct (same) password. Domain -> automatically the case, still there can be different rights for differentusers. Work group -> Every user has to be entered into every computer withappropriate profile:The use of “no passwords” is discouraged ! You are asking for HIPAA but haveno passwords ???If you are asked for any passwords during install or have to map drives, somethingis wrong already!