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  • How do I determine my AR SPM Software Version?

    So you have a problem with the software. In order to help us fix the problem, we need to know your version information. There are two easy ways to find this information.

    Inspect the title bar:
    Example Title Bars

    • Experiment Name is the name you give to your work.
    • Instrument Name is the type of AR instrument you own.
    • AR SPM Software is the version of software written by Asylum Research and is the most important number to us. From that we can determine the versions of our lower level XOP code as well.
      • For versions <=120000, the version is a date: YYMMDD with + MMDD since the version went live.
      • For versions >=13.00.00 it is VersionNumber.MM.BuildNumber, where the MM is the number of months since the version went live.

    • Igor Pro is the version of the scientific graphing and data analysis tool created by WaveMetrics. It may also be useful for us to know the Igor version number, but generally this does not matter too much.






    Or go to the Help menu.
    SPM software version table

    • Go to the Help -> MFP Versions menu. This will bring up a table of all your versions.
    • Hit Ctrl + A (to select the entire table).
    • Hit Ctrl + C (to copy the contents of the table to your clip board).
    • Go to your email program where you are writing up your bug report.
    • Hit Ctrl + V (to paste the table into your email message).
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