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BeerSmith Software => Support for v1.4 => Topic started by: cowboy up on January 29, 2009, 11:55:36 AM

Title: Can't download recipes
Post by: cowboy up on January 29, 2009, 11:55:36 AM
First off I am pretty illiterate when come to using the computer. Probably more dangerous than not with it. My question is how come I cannot download recipes from the Beer Smith Web sight? When I try to I get a window that says something like my computer cannot find a file for this format. It won't let me download a BSM file. My computer is new and I have the Vistas Premium operating system. I went on line to download software for the BSM files and when I tried a window came up saying my computer has a 64 bit something or another and the BSM files require a 32 bit something or another. Any suggestion??   ??? Thanks, Cowboy Up!!
Title: Re: Can't download recipes
Post by: BeerSmith on January 29, 2009, 04:35:11 PM
Hi,
  Try downloading the BSM file and then open up BeerSmith and use the "Import" command on the "File" menu to open the file.  Once its opened, copy/paste any recipes you want to keep into your "My Recipes" folder or a subfolder.

Cheers,
Brad
Title: Re: Can't download recipes
Post by: cowboy up on February 02, 2009, 09:16:55 AM
Thanks Brad. I did what you suggested and I was able to download the recipes into my Beer Smith program. You have a great program and web sight that is invaluable to home brewers. Worth every penny. Thanks again and keep up the great work!!  Cowboy Up!!     :)