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MeadCo Script

Installing the MeadCo Script in Install - Internet Explorer

The MeadCo program is a printing component that is required on any device that runs PointClickCare with Internet Explorer so reports print properly throughout the application. If you are using Internet Explorer as your web browser to access PointClickCare, you need to download this software and install it on your system.

For a 32-bit Browser

  1. Log into PointClickCare.

  2. Hover on the AdminClinical or IRM tab and under the Other section, click Reports.

  3. Click any report name link.

    • Depending on which browser you are using, the installation script downloads immediately (such as Chrome and Firefox) while others prompt you to click to download.

  4. Download the Installation Package.

    • If the installation script does not download and install automatically, the prompt to download looks something like this: https://>/ tools/ScriptX.zip.

  5. After the file is extracted, click Run ScriptX.msi.

  6. Follow the step by step instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

  7. After the installation is complete, close your browser. You have successfully installed Meadco 32 bit.

For 64-bit browser,

  1. Log into PointClickCare.

  2. Hover on the AdminClinical or IRM tab and under the Other section, click Reports.

  3. Click any report name link.

    • Depending on which browser you are using the system either downloads the installation script immediately (such as Chrome and Firefox) while others prompt for you to click to download.

  4. Download the Installation Package.

    • When the installation script does not download and install automatically, the prompt to download looks something like this: https://>/ tools/ScriptXx64.zip.

  5. After the file is extracted, click Run ScriptX.msi.

  6. Step by step instructions appear on the screen to complete the installation. Follow the instructions and complete the installation.

  7. After the installation is complete, close your browser. You successfully installed Meadco 64 bit.

Multiple Device Installation

  • If your Organization uses Microsoft Group Policy to deploy your installations, you can use both of the MSI files to deploy across devices.

Running through Login Script

  • If you prefer you can deploy through your login script and the MSI file supports deployment with the default options such as running quiet.

  • You can verify that the MeadCo plugin installed properly in your system:

  1. From your IE browser go to Tools > Manage Add-ons > Toolbars and Extensions (select "All Add-ons" in the "Show" list on the left).

  2. Verify that there is the following add on under the "Mead & Company Limited" group on the right and that they are enabled.

    • MeadCo ScriptX Enabled