Contents of the README.TXT file
FINANALY! is a Lotus 1-2-3 Release 2.01 template. It is a powerful
set of models which can thoroughly analyze an annual report providing
trend analysis and measures of performance (ratios). The following
files should have been included in your FINANALY! package:
If any of these files are missing, the program will not function
You'll need the following to run FINANALY!:
* An IBM personal computer or compatible with a hard disk.
* MS-DOS version 2.0 or greater.
* At least 640K RAM.
* A Copy of LOTUS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION's 1-2-3 Release 2.01.
1. Copy all the FINANALY! files to a directory of your choice on
the hard disk. For example: Type c: and then press the Return
key. Next, Enter cd\ and press Return. Then type md fin and
press Return. Then copy all the FINANALY! files to c:\fin.
2. Start 1-2-3 and retrieve the FINANALY.WK1 file with the /File
Retrieve command. Be sure to indicate the correct path. For
example: If you have all the FINANALY! files in a directory
named c:\fin then enter /FRc:\fin\finanaly and press the
3. Select Set Up from the menu when FINANALY! is loaded into
1-2-3's memory. Indicate the complete path name and press the
4. Select Run and press Return to start FINANALY!. Use the
context sensitive help screens to guide you from here.
RESTRICTIONS ON UNREGISTERED VERSION:
There are a number of limitations in the demo program.
* You have to watch the lengthy graphics display each time you
start the program.
* Many calculations in the analysis will not be performed
although enough performance measures will be presented to
demonstrate the power of the model.
* The two most effective ways for saving your work, SAVE and
EXTRACT, are disabled in the demo model. You can still save
your work with the ARCHIVE menu selection, but this is
extremely time consuming.
Copyright (c) 1988 A Ware Company
P.O. Box 785
Cambridge, MA 02142
A WARE COMPANY retains the ownership of this copy of software. It
is licensed to you for demonstration purposes. Use, duplication, or
sale of this product, except as described in the License Agreement, is
strictly prohibited. This license and your right to use the software
automatically terminate if you fail to comply with any provision of the
License Agreement. Violators may be prosecuted.
You may use this software on any compatible computer, provided the
software is used on only one computer and by only one user at a time.
You may make copies of this UNREGISTERED DEMONSTRATION template provided
you include the entire package of files as listed above. You may not
alter, modify, or adapt this software or documentation, including, but
not limited to, translating, decompiling, disassembling, or creating
derivative works. You may not use this template on a network,
timesharing, or multi-user arrangement unless each user is licensed in
writing by A WARE COMPANY.
If you use this program on a regular basis, you are required to
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
A WARE COMPANY makes no warranty or representation, either express
or implied, with respect to this program, including its quality,
performance, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose.
Since computer programs are complex and may not be entirely free of
errors, you are advised to verify your work. In no event will A WARE
COMPANY be liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental, or
consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use the
FINANALY! program, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
In particular, A WARE COMPANY is not responsible for any costs
including, but not limited to, those incurred as a result of lost
profits or revenue, loss of use of the computer program, loss of data,
the cost of a substitute program, claims by third parties or for other
similar costs. In no case shall A WARE COMPANY's liability exceed the
amount of the payment price of the program.
This is a demonstration copy of FINANALY!. You are free to copy
and distribute copies of this unregistered template provided you include
the complete package of files. Since this is a demonstration copy, it
is not fully functional. To make this copy fully functional you must
register by mailing a check for $49.95* to:
A Ware Company
P.O. Box 785
Cambridge, MA 02142
In return, you will receive full program documentation and the code
number that will make this template fully functional.
*Template price is subject to change without notice. STUDENT
DISCOUNT: Pay only $29.95. Send proof of current registration or
enrollment at an accredited institution. ALL MASSACHUSETTS Residents
add 5% Sales Tax (i.e. Full: $52.45, Student: $31.45).
Using this product automatically binds you to the license