In order to utilize the BIG4 membership database your computer will be required to have a permanent connection to the internet. You must also being using version 8.11.797 or higher of RMS.
The below important information below only applies to Self Hosted properties.
If you do not have this version installed please contact your Primary Support Person to release this upgrade to you.
Dot Net Framework 3.5 SP1 must also be installed to use this module. If you do not have this version installed it can be downloaded from the RMS Customer Service web page www.rms.com.au
If you are using Windows 2000 you must ensure you have Service Pack 4 installed, if you do not have this installed then please see your local technician to complete this for you. A link to this upgrade from Microsoft is provided below;
From any screen within RMS9
Select Setup from the Navigation Bar
Go to Property Options in the list
Select General Information from the sub list
On the left hand side of this screen you will find the field for Lic No. > enter the letters BIG4 into this field with no spaces.
From the same screen as above.
Tick the option to Use Membership Database.
NOTE: Do not enter any information to the data path below.
You can make the Membership No. field the default start field in your RMS system.
To do this;
Go to the Guest Options tab on the General Information Screen
Here you will see three options to ‘Start the Cursor in Field, choose Membership, then Save and Exit back to the Main Menu of RMS9.
Ensure that the membership field can be seen in the client details column.
To do this;
If you wish to move the field up or down first click once on the field to select it then using the up and down arrows to the right of this column click the appropriate button until the field is positioned where you would like to see it.