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Category: SurvCE
Topic ID: 891
Title: Carlson Cloud For SurvCE and SurvPC
Created: 0000-00-00Last modified: 0000-00-00

This is in regards to using Carlson Cloud in SurvCE, SurvPC or Carlson Survey office software.

There are no re-occurring subscription fees for using the Carlson Cloud transfer routine.

File size is limited to 5MB for transfer via Cloud.
The file size is checked before the user is allowed to attach the file to a message.

Click below for a Quick Start guide to setting up and using Carlson Cloud on an Internet Connected device:

Carlson Cloud Quickstart Guide for SurvCE/PC.pdf

!!!Please Note: To use the Carlson Cloud service after June 1st, 2020 will require using SurvCE or SurvPC 5.09 or higher in your data collector and Carlson Survey 2018 or higher in your office computer due to necessary changes on our server to improve security and stability

You can tap Equip / About SurvCE to check which version of SurvCE is currently installed in your data collector:

#1) If Version 5.06 or higher is displayed for your SurvCE or SurvPC version no changes are necessary.

#2) If it shows Version 4.07.6 or older you can click the link below to view supported data collectors in SurvCE Version 5.0:
SurvCE Supported Hardware

If your data collector is listed as supported in Version 5.0 in the table from the link above you can go into Equip / About SurvCE and tap "Change Registration" to write down your SurvCE serial number making sure to include the dashes then click the link below:
SurvCE Upgrade

You will need to type in an email address you have access to and type in the serial number including the dashes then click Submit and follow the prompts to purchase a 5.0 serial number.

#3) If your data collector shows Version 5.00 to 5.05 then you can go to the page to download and install the newest version of SurvCE 5.06 or higher:
SurvCE Download Page

To upgrade to a newer SurvPC 5.06 or higher version on a tablet you can click the link below:
Tablet - SurvPC Download Page

#4) For the office software - if you are using Carlson Survey 2016 or older or if you were using an older version of SurvCE PC Demo you can click the temporary link below to download and install SurvCE PC DEMO into your laptop or desktop computer:
SurvCE PC DEMO Version 5.08 for your office computer

Carlson Cloud Quickstart Guide for SurvCE_PC.pdf