Home » Categories » 02. Shop Management 5.9 Legacy

How to Download & Run 5.9 Shop Mgmt Update

News: 5.9.x Shop Management Update Discs shipping frequency changed. In an effort to avoid price increases and eliminate thousands of CDs in landfills, you will now receive the "Management System Update” disc twice a year. As usual, that disc automatically updates the software to include the latest enhancements and current Year Make Model listings.

      * Update discs sent twice yearly reset the software time-out, update the Year/Make/Model listing and includes program and report updates.

      * Interim updates of Year/Make/Model listings, Application and Reports will also available via download from



      * Software Time-out has been extended to 6 months.

      * Update news will be announced in the quarterly ‘Gazette’ newsletter.

    * Management forum now includes a public section titled: ‘Program Updates for 5.9’ to make finding these updates easy.

1. Click on the 5.9 Update file link. It's usually line 31.  

2. Click on Save to copy to your PC (desktop)

NOTE: Please EXIT Manager 5.9 PRIOR to running this update.
This update needs to be run on each workstation in a multi-user setup!

3. Double-click the icon to start the update process and follow the prompts.

4. Click on Run to proceed.

5. Click on OK to proceed.

Win Zip screen displays as update process begins.

6. Click on Next to continue.

Copying progress screen displays.

7. Click on Finish to close the install update screen.

Entire process should take about one minute or less depending on your PC.

0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
  • Icon PDFExport to PDF
  • Icon MS-WordExport to MS Word
Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Comments Comments
Related Articles RSS Feed
Running Quarterly Update on Expired Mgmt Program
Viewed 1297 times since Thu, Jul 26, 2012
Add a New Service Writer (5.9.x)
Viewed 2953 times since Wed, May 23, 2012
30/60/90 Button Error Msg - How To Fix
Viewed 4878 times since Wed, Jun 11, 2008
Import Data Into Shop Mgmt Database
Viewed 6638 times since Wed, Jun 25, 2008
Error Code 5356 Non Admin User
Viewed 4901 times since Thu, Jul 26, 2012
Viewed 3405 times since Thu, Jul 26, 2012
Customer Is Non-Tax But Order Is Taxed?
Viewed 3055 times since Wed, Aug 13, 2008
Activant Shopcat Catalog User Guide
Viewed 3732 times since Thu, Sep 6, 2012
Symptoms Text in Word Document
Viewed 2385 times since Tue, Jul 29, 2008
Adjusting Columns On WIP / Order Screens
Viewed 3513 times since Thu, Jul 30, 2009