These instructions assume you have already downloaded
the setup file for Fade-It and have located it through Windows Explorer.
file tpa_fi21.exe located,
double-click it to begin the installation.
You will be welcomed
by the setup program and recommended to that no other instances of
running before continuing. This is absolutely necessary. If you have another
copy of Fade-It currently running, please use ALT+TAB to switch to it and
exit it before continuing. Click Next
Setup will now display
the License Agreement. Please read it thoroughly. If you
agree, click I accept the agreement and then click Next, if not, click Cancel.
Directory: The default folder location
for Fade-It's installation is C:\Program Files\Fade It 2.
We HIGHLY recommend keeping this setting as is. Click Next.
Select Additional Tasks:
If you would like setup to create a desktop icon
for Fade-It, select the appropriate check box. Additionally if
you would like to add a Fade-It icon to your Quick Launch bar then
select the appropriate check box. Click Next.
You will now be prompted
the setup is ready to install Fade-It onto your computer! Click
Sit back and wait while
setup installs Fade-It. When it has finished you will be prompted
that setup has finished installing. Click Finish.
more than likely be prompted to restart your computer. If prompted
to do so, then do *not* skip this step. It is very
important in the case of replaced runtime files. To skip this step
could potentially cause system errors causing you to restart anyway!
So, if prompted to restart the computer, click OK.
Once your have restarted your computer,
Fade-It will need to be started. You can do this before or after starting AOL.
Fade-It will *not* automatically start with AOL. If you start Fade-It before
starting AOL, it will start AOL for you! :)
To start Fade-It, do the following:
in the taskbar, select All Programs,
select TPA Software,
select Fade-It 2
and then click on the Fade-It icon.