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EQ7: EQ7 Project – Sending from Computer A to Computer B

Sending an EQ7 Project from Computer A to Computer B

Via email

You can attach an EQ7 project to an email you send from Computer A, then that project can be opened from Computer B and re-saved in EQ7. This is how you would move an EQ7 project from one of your computers to another. This is also how you would share a project file with a friend who also owned EQ7.

Send the project

  1. Open your email program on computer A, and address an email to yourself, or whoever you want to send the project to.
  2. Do what your email program requires to attach a file, such as click Insert, or the Paper Clip.
  3. When asked to browse to find the file, find it here: (My) Documents > My EQ7 > PJ7.
  4. Click on the PJ7 file you want to email.
  5. Click Open or Attach.

Open the project and re-save it

  1. Open the email program on Computer B, or instruct the friend to open her email.
  2. Double-click the attached project file. It will open in EQ7.
  3. Close the Sketchbook in EQ7.
  4. Click FILE > Save as > in the “Save in:” box at top, navigate to (My) Documents > My EQ7 > PJ7.
  5. Type a name for the project > then click Save. The project from Computer A will now be saved in EQ7 on Computer B.

Via USB or CD

Alternatively, you can save any project onto a thumb drive or blank CD from Computer A, then open that project from the thumb drive or CD drive of Computer B, then re-save it in EQ7 on Computer B.

On Computer A

  1. Open the project in EQ7 on Computer A > close the Sketchbook.
  2. Put a USB stick or formatted CD in your drive.
  3. In EQ7 click FILE > Save as > in the “Save in:” window navigate to the USB or CD (DVD) drive.
  4. Click Save. The project will now be saved on the USB or CD.

On Computer B

  1. Put the USB stick or CD you copied the Project onto into your computer.
  2. In EQ7 click FILE > Open > Open a project not listed above > navigate to the drive that you inserted the USB stick or CD into.
  3. Click on the project name > click Open. The project will now be in EQ7.
  4. Close the Sketchbook.
  5. Click FILE > Save as > in the “Save in:” box at top, navigate to (My) Documents > My EQ7 > PJ7.
  6. Type a name for the project > then click Save. The project from Computer A will now be saved in EQ7 on Computer B.