Frequently Asked Questions
Can I run all DeltaSQL programs including DeltaPC on a single
What are the requirements for the computer(s) that runs Delta?
Operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later; Windows
Server 2003 SP1 or later. Hardware: Pentium IV 1.8 GHz or better, 1GB memory.
What are the networking requirements for running Delta?
Delta runs on Windows TCP/IP networking. If you are running all
Delta programs from the same computer and all your machines connect to the
one computer, no additional network cabling is required. If you are
running Delta Server programs on a separate computer from DeltaPC,
standard Ethernet networking is required to connect the computers together on a
local area network. Standard Wi-Fi wireless networking
(802.11x) may also be used in place of Ethernet cabling.
What support is available for installing DeltaSQL Starter Pack?
DeltaSQL Starter Pack comes with installation and training videos
and written documentation. Telephone support is also available. Basic
support to configure networking is available, but you may need to hire local
assistance to install a simple network if you don't already have one.
What support is available for DeltaSQL Starter Pack after it
has been installed?
Ongoing support after the installation is
available Monday through Friday, 9_4 Central Time with a best effort
response time by the end of the next business day.
If I outgrow SQL Server 2005 Express Edition, can I upgrade to
the Workgroup or Standard edition?
Yes. SQL Server 2005 allows for a smooth transition to whatever
edition is appropriate for your business.
How many machines can a single DeltaPC computer connect to Delta?
DeltaPC can connect up to 6 machines per DeltaPC computer.
Computer must have one serial port per machine. Additional serial port(s)
required to use bar code scanner(s). Serial ports are easily added using
USB-to-serial port adapters.
What embroidery file formats will Delta import?
DST/DSB, T01/T03, EXP, XXX
I have machines from different manufacturers in my shop. Will
they all connect to Delta?
Mixed machine environments are no problem for Delta. Be sure to give
your sales representative the make and model numbers of your machines
to verify compatibility.