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Disk No: 2834 Disk Title: Dream 3 of 3 (also 599 & 600) PC-SIG Version: S2.5 Program Title: DREAM (Data Retrieval/Entry and Management) Author Version: 2.5 Author Registration: $79.00 Special Requirements: Hard drive. DREAM is a relational database program that comes in three diskettes, all three needed to complete the package. The archiving procedure was used to combine the contents of original five DREAM disks into three. DREAM, produced by PC-Systems, is a relational database system with extreme power and flexiblity. Much like dBASE, it can custom design database applications, which include reports, sorting abilities, query abilities, and data entry and retrieval abilities without writing code. DREAM comes complete with over 200K worth of on-line and manual documentation which lead the user step by step through the program. DREAM can handle over 32,000 records per data file with over 1,500 characters per fixed record length. Features: ~ Two modes of operation: technical and end user. ~ Three levels of data protection. ~ Multiple views of data. ~ Multiple record updates (batch processing). ~ Edit, format, and range tests on input. ~ Computations on input/output, including computations with dates. ~ Auto-generation and duplication of data fields and records. ~ Single data file reports - post or concurrent with data entry. ~ Relational operations for multiple files. ~ Data restructuring. ~ Copying/moving data from one file to another. ~ Screen painting for data entry and reports. ~ Windowing technique for multiple data files. ~ Unique report layout features. ~ Four character sizes for reports and labels. ~ Multiple look-up and data transfer from outside files. ~ On-line help and tutorial. ~ Interrupt routines using function keys. ~ Color selection. ~ ASCII file format and portability of data. ~ Five levels of user expertise. ~ Electronic note pad. PC-SIG 1030D East Duane Avenue Sunnyvale Ca. 94086 (408) 730-9291 (c) Copyright 1991 PC-SIG, Inc.
Dream Installation 1. We assume that your hard disk is formatted and that the necessary DOS files have been copied onto the hard disk. 2. Create directory called DREAM. The hard disk is assigned to drive C. MKDIR C:\DREAM 3. Change directory to the one created in the previous step using command CHDIR C:\DREAM 4. Insert DREAM system diskette #1 in drive A. If your hard drive id is C, then type A:INSTALL 5. Follow the procedure for DREAM system diskette #2 and #3 required by the installation program.
Volume in drive A has no label Directory of A:\ 3 1 11-22-87 9:39a Z-DREAM3 ARC 293472 7-11-91 8:21p GO BAT 28 9-09-91 11:13a GO TXT 661 9-09-91 11:07a FILE2834 TXT 3923 9-09-91 11:46a 5 file(s) 298085 bytes 21504 bytes free