Getting Started

Install TextConverter

  1. You can download the TextConverter installation package from the Purchase/Download page on the SiMX site. 
  2. Fill in the required fields with valid information and click on the Download button for TextConverter
  3. When your browser shows the "File Download - Security Warning"*, click on the "Run" button to install TextConverter immediately or, click on the "Save" button to download the installer program then run it later. (* Microsoft IE)
  4. After the program is installed go to Start -> All Programs -> SiMX -> TextConverter to run it.

Evaluate TextConverter

The trial version of TextConverter has a limitation of 100 output records.  This limitation is removed when you purchase a license. It also has a trial period, which can be extend by creating an account on the SiMX site and requesting a Trial Key from the Support page. More

Buy TextConverter

Once you have evaluated TextConverter and found it to your satisfaction you can purchase one or more licenses for either the standard or developer version on the SiMX site or contact us

Register TextConverter

  1. After purchasing the license(s) you will receive your customer key
  2. Use your customer key to register the software: copy/paste it into the appropriate field in the Evaluation Dialog (that appears upon running the trial version) or in the Register Dialog (obtained from the Help -> Register menu).

Now you are ready to get productive!  A good place to start is the conversion concept overview, basic workflow, or go straight to an explanation of the User Interface (UI).

Related Sections

TextConverter's Concept

User Interface

Setting up a Conversion: Step-by-Step

Samples and Walkthroughs

Programmer's Reference