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install_guide [2019/08/17 11:21]
A User Not Logged in [Installing PinUP Popper FrontEnd (STEP TWO, optional, new install)]
install_guide [2020/01/24 14:06] (current)
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 ====== 1. Installation ====== ====== 1. Installation ======
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 If you use any kind of Anti-Virus or Malware software… it is HIGHLY recommend that you DISABLE it while installing ALL software! Some parts may get flagged and removed even though it is safe and clean. It is also very important to add "​exceptions"​ to the folders where you install all of this software… including any Pinup related software. You have been warned! If you use any kind of Anti-Virus or Malware software… it is HIGHLY recommend that you DISABLE it while installing ALL software! Some parts may get flagged and removed even though it is safe and clean. It is also very important to add "​exceptions"​ to the folders where you install all of this software… including any Pinup related software. You have been warned!
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 +**<font inherit/​inherit;;#​e74c3c;;​inherit>//​LET'​S BE CLEAR. THE #1 most common issue in setting up PinUP is your ANTI-VIRUS. If you use the Windows GUI and turn off defender (windows will AUTOMATICALLY turn it back on after a while). The only method is to ADD exceptions for PinUP folder and your virtual pinball folders (or remove permanently/​entirely anti-virus through group-policies or other methods).//</​font>​**
  
 **The following components should be installed in this order.** **The following components should be installed in this order.**
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 [[https://​www.7-zip.org/​|https://​www.7-zip.org/​]] [[https://​www.7-zip.org/​|https://​www.7-zip.org/​]]
  
-However… NEVER assume the files aren't blocked! ALWAYS right-click the file and check Properties to be sure, and "​unblock"​ the file it Windows has blocked it!+**However… NEVER assume the files aren't blocked! ALWAYS right-click the file and check Properties to be sure, and "​unblock"​ the file it Windows has blocked it!**
  
 {{:​ac5ca43c1712cfb12fbfcff17245fbe7.png}} {{:​ac5ca43c1712cfb12fbfcff17245fbe7.png}}
  
 **Visual Pinball X All-In-One Installer (installs VPX, pinmame, b2s server, ultradmd, etc)** \\ **Visual Pinball X All-In-One Installer (installs VPX, pinmame, b2s server, ultradmd, etc)** \\
-Current Version: 10.5.0\\+Current Version: 10.6.0\\
 Download from: Download from:
  
-**[[http://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=11573|https://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=11573]]**+[[https://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=11573|https://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=11573]]
  
 **or** **or**
  
-[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vpx-installer-10-5-0/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vpx-installer-10-5-0/]]+[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vpx-installer-10-6-0/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vpx-installer-10-6-0/]]
  
 **Visual Pinball X - Beta Update. (NOTE: There could be unknown issues when using a new beta. Check download forums for latest info)** \\ **Visual Pinball X - Beta Update. (NOTE: There could be unknown issues when using a new beta. Check download forums for latest info)** \\
-Current Version: 10.Beta\\+Current Version: 10.Beta\\
 Download from: Download from:
  
-[[https://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​showtopic=41180&​page=1|https://​www.vpforums.org/​index.php?​showtopic=41180&​page=1]] +(There is no beta release yet for 10.beta)
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-or +
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-[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vp-10-6-beta/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​vp-10-6-beta/]]+
  
 **VPinMAME, SAMBuild - Beta Update. This is required for colour rom support on certain VPX tables.** \\ **VPinMAME, SAMBuild - Beta Update. This is required for colour rom support on certain VPX tables.** \\
-Current Version: 3.Beta\\+Current Version: 3.Beta\\
 Download from: Download from:
  
-[[http://​vpuniverse.com/​forums/​topic/​3651-sambuild32-beta-thread/​#comments|http://​vpuniverse.com/​forums/​topic/​3651-sambuild32-beta-thread/​]]+[[http://​vpuniverse.com/​forums/​topic/​4278-sambuild33-beta-thread/​|http://​vpuniverse.com/​forums/​topic/​4278-sambuild33-beta-thread/​]]
  
 **BS2 Server - UPDATE** \\ **BS2 Server - UPDATE** \\
-Current Version: 1.3.0.3** "​****with <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;​inherit>​PinupSystem B2S Custom update added"</​font>​**+Current Version: 1.3.0.4** "​****with <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;​inherit>​PinupSystem B2S Custom update added"</​font>​**
  
 This update to B2S server has some VERY helpful updates added to it. It is HIGHLY recommended that you install this! This update to B2S server has some VERY helpful updates added to it. It is HIGHLY recommended that you install this!
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 - added .PUPHIDE method to controller so you can easily hide/​disable pinup b2s plugin for current launch of table. This is done in table script before you .RUN the controller (b2s). - added .PUPHIDE method to controller so you can easily hide/​disable pinup b2s plugin for current launch of table. This is done in table script before you .RUN the controller (b2s).
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 +**<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;​inherit>​(NOTE:​ 1.3.0.4 is now included with the VPX 10.6 AIO Installer!)</​font>​**
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 +**<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;​inherit>​This is only here for those who need a link to reinstall B2S server, if they had problems, etc.</​font>​**
  
 Download from: Download from:
  
-**[[https://github.com/​nailbuster/B2S-Backglass/​releases|https://github.com/​nailbuster/B2S-Backglass/​releases]]**+[[https://www.vpforums.org/index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=12553|https://www.vpforums.org/index.php?​app=downloads&​showfile=12553]]
  
 Replace the old files with the new files(usually found in your tables folder) from the ZIP using 7zip to extract files so they will be UNBLOCKED!!! Replace the old files with the new files(usually found in your tables folder) from the ZIP using 7zip to extract files so they will be UNBLOCKED!!!
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 [[:​upgrade_freezy|http://​www.nailbuster.com/​wikipinup/​doku.php?​id=upgrade_freezy|]] [[:​upgrade_freezy|http://​www.nailbuster.com/​wikipinup/​doku.php?​id=upgrade_freezy|]]
  
-**DOF R3 **+**DOF R3++**
  
 (needed for cabinet users with hardware for feedback and lighting. Also needed for DOFLinx for Future Pinball and FX3 PuP-Packs) (needed for cabinet users with hardware for feedback and lighting. Also needed for DOFLinx for Future Pinball and FX3 PuP-Packs)
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 [[http://​mjrnet.org/​pinscape/​dll-updates.html|http://​mjrnet.org/​pinscape/​dll-updates.html]] [[http://​mjrnet.org/​pinscape/​dll-updates.html|http://​mjrnet.org/​pinscape/​dll-updates.html]]
  
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-===== B. Setting the DPI Scaling (Text Size) to 100% in Windows =====+===== B. Setting the DPI Scaling (Text Size) to 100% for ALL Screens ​in Windows=====
  
-Set your **‘DPI Scaling’ ** (Windows 7) or **‘Scale and Layout: Text Size’** (Windows 10) to 100% by going to your Display Settings for your version of Windows. This MUST be done, or the size and positions of Videos will not display correctly. ​Make sure this is done for ALL of your Displays in Windows! ​(Win 10 now allows each monitor to have different Text Scaling. Make sure you set them ALL to 100)+Set your **‘DPI Scaling’ ** (Windows 7) or **‘Scale and Layout: Text Size’** (Windows 10) to 100% by going to your Display Settings for your version of Windows. ​**This MUST be done for ALL Screens (playfield, backglass, DMD, topper,​etc)**, or the size and positions of Videos will not display correctly. (Win 10 now allows each monitor to have different Text Scaling. Make sure you set them ALL to 100)
  
 <font 20px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**C. Pinup Player and Popper are setup for Landscape Windows Orientation by Default**</​font>​ <font 20px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**C. Pinup Player and Popper are setup for Landscape Windows Orientation by Default**</​font>​
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 It's essential that you don't have ANY of your monitors in Windows positioned in a NEGATIVE value position. This means your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, etc screens should only be positioned ONLY to the RIGHT, and BELOW your main display. NOT to the LEFT or ABOVE your main display! Your main display should be your playfield. This is to avoid potential problems with PuP and other programs as well. It's essential that you don't have ANY of your monitors in Windows positioned in a NEGATIVE value position. This means your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, etc screens should only be positioned ONLY to the RIGHT, and BELOW your main display. NOT to the LEFT or ABOVE your main display! Your main display should be your playfield. This is to avoid potential problems with PuP and other programs as well.
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 +Also,  disable HDR by turning if OFF like the picture below in display settings for all displays. ​ You will most likely have issues with HDR enable on pinball software.
  
 //Note: the diagram below, it is NOT important what WINDOWS ID# is assigned to your monitor. As long as your playfield is to the left (and set as primary), the windows #'s could be like 3,2,1 or 3,1,2.// //Note: the diagram below, it is NOT important what WINDOWS ID# is assigned to your monitor. As long as your playfield is to the left (and set as primary), the windows #'s could be like 3,2,1 or 3,1,2.//
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 {{https://​cdn.discordapp.com/​attachments/​390708096931987457/​555176177094885407/​Propper_screen_positions.jpg?​nolink&​|cdn.discordapp.com_attachments_390708096931987457_555176177094885407_propper_screen_positions.jpg}} {{https://​cdn.discordapp.com/​attachments/​390708096931987457/​555176177094885407/​Propper_screen_positions.jpg?​nolink&​|cdn.discordapp.com_attachments_390708096931987457_555176177094885407_propper_screen_positions.jpg}}
  
-<font 18px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**Now that you have all of the above ESSENTIAL filesprograms and settings ​done. You need to have your emulators, such as Visual Pinball, Future Pinball, Pinball FX3 and all related tables and settings ready to go BEFORE you proceed to install and use Pinup Player!**</​font>​+---- 
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 +<font 24px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**STOP! BEFORE YOU INSTALL PINUP SYSTEM FILES…**</​font>​ 
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 +<font 18px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**Since you are very smart, you now have all of the above ESSENTIAL files and programs ​installed ​and your Windows ​settings ​completed, right?​**</​font>​ 
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 +<font 18px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**NOW,​ you MUST have your emulators, such as Visual Pinball, Future Pinball, Pinball FX3 and all related tables and settings ​working and ready to go BEFORE you proceed to install and use Pinup Player!**</​font>​ 
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 +=====   =====
  
 ===== E. Installing the Pinup System Software files ===== ===== E. Installing the Pinup System Software files =====
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 Note: Anti-Virus software (including Windows Defender) MUST be disabled while installing PinupSystem. After the installation,​ add an exception to your PinupSystem folder. (Some anti-virus programs seem to currently have a problem with the pupcloserecord.exe) Note: Anti-Virus software (including Windows Defender) MUST be disabled while installing PinupSystem. After the installation,​ add an exception to your PinupSystem folder. (Some anti-virus programs seem to currently have a problem with the pupcloserecord.exe)
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 ===== Installing PinUP Player (STEP ONE): ===== ===== Installing PinUP Player (STEP ONE): =====
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 ===== Installing PinUP Popper FrontEnd (STEP TWO, optional, new install) ===== ===== Installing PinUP Popper FrontEnd (STEP TWO, optional, new install) =====
  
-//NOTE: DO NOT USE THIS FOR UPGRADES. If you are on a prior version of PinUP Popper FrontEnd you must use the upgrade ​instructions found here//: [[:​upgrade_v14|]]+//NOTE: DO NOT USE THIS FOR UPDATES. If you are on a prior version of PinUP Popper FrontEnd you must use the update ​instructions found here//: [[:​upgrade_v14|]]
  
 Watch Video Guide: [[https://​youtu.be/​cv0HXFrUgJQ|Installing PinUP Popper FrontEnd v1.4]] Watch Video Guide: [[https://​youtu.be/​cv0HXFrUgJQ|Installing PinUP Popper FrontEnd v1.4]]
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 Download install zip files (version 1.4.1): [[http://​nailbuster.com/​pupupdatesv14/​PinUPPopper_FrontEnd_Install_v1_4_1.zip|http://​nailbuster.com/​pupupdatesv14/​PinUPPopper_FrontEnd_Install_v1_4_1.zip]] Download install zip files (version 1.4.1): [[http://​nailbuster.com/​pupupdatesv14/​PinUPPopper_FrontEnd_Install_v1_4_1.zip|http://​nailbuster.com/​pupupdatesv14/​PinUPPopper_FrontEnd_Install_v1_4_1.zip]]
  
-Note: The installer zip is usually not always the latest and greatest build of v1.4. You should always check and update to the latest build from here AFTER you have fully installed v1.4:+<font 16px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**POPPER THEMES**</​font>​
  
-[[:release_notes|http://​www.nailbuster.com/​wikipinup/​doku.php?​id=release_notes|]]+**After you have the Popper files installed and updated, there are numerous Themes for Popper you can choose fromT-ARC, T-BAR, Landscape, Portrait, 4K, HD, Desktop T-ARC, Deskop T-BAR. You can download them here:**
  
 +[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​categories/​pinup-system-installer-and-tools/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​categories/​pinup-system-installer-and-tools/​]]
  
-==== Installing Themes (highly recommended) ====+It's VERY important you choose the correct theme for your layout and screen resolution! PLEASE read ALL of the instructions included!
  
-Once you have installed your v1.4 Popper system you should checkout some of the** great themes** to apply to your new version here:+<font 20px/​inherit;;​inherit;;​inherit>​**Installing the latest PinUP Updates (FINAL STEP)**</​font>​
  
-**T-ARC Themes:**+Note: The installer zips are usually not always the latest and greatest build of Pinup Player or Pinup Popper. You should always check and update to the latest build from here AFTER you have fully installed v1.4:
  
-[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​t-arc-themes-for-pinup-popper/​|https://vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​t-arc-themes-for-pinup-popper/​]] +[[:release_notes|http://www.nailbuster.com/wikipinup/doku.php?​id=release_notes|]]
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-**T-BAR Themes:** +
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-[[https://​vpinball.com/VPBdownloads/t-bar-themes-for-pinup-popper/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​t-bar-themes-for-pinup-popper/​]] +
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-**T-ARC and T-BAR Desktop Themes:** +
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-[[https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​t-arc-and-t-bar-desktop-themes-for-pinup-popper/​|https://​vpinball.com/​VPBdownloads/​t-arc-and-t-bar-desktop-themes-for-pinup-popper/​]] +
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-Installation instructions are included in the packages with screenshots +
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-=====   =====+
  
  
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