Upgrade to Modes Complete version 1.4
Posted on May 01, 2019
Modes Complete version 1.4 is available now
Upgrades keep your software up-to-date, error-free, and aligned with national standards. This upgrade is particularly significant for compliance with Spectrum 5.0.
Modes Complete version 1.4 is the first UK collections management system to be compliant with Spectrum 5.0, the latest version of the UK collections management standard.
Technical developments include a new server component ready to support Modes into the 2020s. And we’ve added lots of features to improve ease of use and data security. Click here to see the full list of new features in version 1.4.
What does it cost?
This upgrade is free to all Modes Complete users who have paid for support in the current year.
How will I receive the upgrade?
Modes Complete 1.4 is free to download from our website. Please request a download link from Modes Support. If you already have a username and password for the website, just log on and and follow the links to Software downloads.
How easy is it to install?
The upgrade should be carried out by a qualified person - your IT support, or the person usually responsible for installing software in your organisation.
No data conversion process is required, and the upgrade will not change your existing records.
You can upgrade to version 1.4 from either version 1.2 or version 1.3.
Which version do I have currently?
You can check your current version in Modes Complete by clicking on Help > About … .
The Client Version number will be either 1.2, 1.3 or 1.4. If it shows 1.4, then check the full version number by holding the mouse over the number.
Any version earlier than 22.214.171.124 requires the workstation upgrade.
If you are running Modes on a network, Server Version: 2.08 or 4.11 indicate that you need to upgrade the Modes Server component to version 4.5.
We use Modes Complete version 1.4 for all our training. To learn about the new features, or to refresh your Modes skills generally, sign up for one of our forthcoming courses.