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SKY Index v8.0 Professional Public Preview

This is a pre-release of SKY Index Professional 8.0 that is available to the general public. For more information about the public preview, please see this web page.

Please note that the instructions and screenshots below are from a computer running Windows 10. If you're running a different version of Windows, you may have slightly different screens/messages and you may see messages not presented under Windows 10. The procedure will be similar, however.

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Downloading using Chrome

To start the download of SKY Index Professional v8.0 using using Chrome, click the button to the right:  Download Now

At the bottom of the Chrome browser you'll see something similar to the this:

Chrome download status

Click on the arrow on the right-hand side of the download message to reveal a menu.

Chrome download menu

Choose Open. A security dialog will appear asking you "Do you want to allow this app from an unknown publisher to make changes to your device?". Enter your administrator password, if necessary, and click Yes. The SKY Index installer will appear as shown below.

SKY Index 8.0 Installer

Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.


Downloading with Internet Explorer

To start the download of SKY Index Professional v8.0 using using Internet Explorer, click the button to the right:  Download Now

A message will appear at the bottom of the browser as shown below.

IE download message

Click Run. A security dialog will appear asking you "Do you want to allow this app from an unknown publisher to make changes to your device?". Enter your administrator password, if necessary, and click Yes. The SKY Index installer will appear as shown below.

SKY Index 8.0 Installer

Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.


Download using Microsoft Edge

To start the download of SKY Index Professional v8.0 using using Microsoft Edge, click the button to the right:  Download Now

At the bottom of your browser you should see something similar to what is shown below.

What do you want to do with SKYIndexProSetup.exe

Click Save. The program will start to download. When the program has finished downloading you will see something similar to what is shown below.

SKYIndexPro8Setup.exe finished downloading

Click Run. A security dialog will appear asking you "Do you want to allow this app from an unknown publisher to make changes to your device?". Enter your administrator password, if necessary, and click Yes. The SKY Index installer will appear as shown below.

SKY Index 8.0 Installer

Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.


Downloading with Firefox

To start the download of SKY Index Professional v8.0 using using Firefox, click the button to the right:  Download Now

A dialog should appear as shown below.

Firefox download dialog

Click on the download button at the top right of the browser as shown below:

Firefox download button

A list of downloaded files will appear as shown below:

Firefox download list

Click on "SKYIndexPro8Setup.exe". A security dialog will appear asking you "Do you want to allow this app from an unknown publisher to make changes to your device?". Enter your administrator password, if necessary, and click Yes. The SKY Index installer will appear as shown below.

SKY Index 8.0 Installer

Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.