Installation & Setup

Updating to Salon Iris Version 12

Updating from a previous version of Salon Iris is easy. We always recommend making a backup of your database before any updates or installations. Backup Your Database Open Salon Iris to make a backup copy of y...

Read

Registering with an Online Account

If you are on a software subscription and have been registering your software each month with a new temporary serial number, you can now register with your online DaySmart account and a new number will automati...

Read

Reinstalling Salon Iris Software

These instructions will help you reinstall your Salon Iris software. It is first important to determine the version you are using before downloading from the website. Once you know this, then you can download t...

Read

Installing Salon Iris on a Mac

Installing Salon Iris software on an Apple computer is a simple, one-time process with just a few steps. We recommend setting aside a few hours to complete the download and setup process. If you already have Wi...

Read

Transferring Salon Iris to a New Computer

These instructions will help you transfer your software from one computer to another. Transferring to a New Server Computer Follow these instructions if you are replacing a standalone system or the server in a...

Read

Database Backup Overview

These instructions will help ensure that your database information is backed up safely and consistently to preserve data integrity and prevent data loss. It is highly recommended that you make backups of your d...

Read

Database Restoration Overview

These instructions will help you restore a backup copy of a database to your software. Restoring a backup is quick and easy, and will allow you to recover your database information should you experience data lo...

Read

Downgrade Salon Iris to a Previous Version

These instructions will help you downgrade from the most recent version of your software to a previous one. Backup Your Database If you are able to open Salon Iris to create a backup, do so by going to Fi...

Read

New Installation of SQL Server for Salon Iris Version 12

DO NOT INSTALL THIS FILE IF YOU ARE USING A PREVIOUS VERSION OF SALON IRIS. Download SQL Server This file will install Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express on a computer that has no version(s) of SQL Server alread...

Read

Upgrading to SQL Server 2012 Express

Sometimes problems occur with an instance of SQL Server 2005 or 2008 making it necessary to upgrade SQL Server to a more recent version.The instructions will help you upgrade an instance of SQL Server 2005 Expr...

Read