|1||Download the Software
If you have not yet downloaded the CREDITbase installation program, click here, or enter this web address to do so: http://www.creditsoftware.com/download/trials/creditsetup.exe
The download is 3 MB (approx.)
|2||Double-click the CreditSetup icon.(It will be in the folder you specified in step 1, or on your desktop.)|
|3||Answer the prompts to install CREDITbase onto your system. At the Installation is Complete message, click Finish.|
|4||Double click the CREDITbase icon.
When prompted, type password in the password entry box, and click OK.
For now, your user name is user and your password is password.
|5||Click next at the Welcome page. At
User Information, we recommend changing user name (to your
own first name, perhaps) and password to a secret word of your
choice. Retype the password in the verify field, and
your initials in the description field. (No punctuation,
|6||At Bureau Enable put checkmarks next to
the bureau(s) you are ready to set up now. (Equifax, Trans Union, and/or
If you wish, do just one now. Use Settings in CREDITbase to add others later.
|7||Enter the access information in the next dialog
boxes, as provided you by the bureau(s). Don't change anything that is
already filled in. Click Next.
When entering modem access phone numbers, include 1 and the area code if required. Add 9, before the number if your phone system requires it. Spaces and dashes are optional.
|8||Click Finish at the Congratulations message. Allow Modem Detection to do its work. (About 1 minute.) Click OK.|
To do an inquiry, click the New Inquiry button. Fill in the boxes. (Normally, full name, SS#, year of birth, and current address are sufficient.) Click To Outbox. CREDITbase should dial and get a report. To print it, click the Print button, and then click Print on the window that appears.If you see a Logon Error message, click View Comm Log for details about it. Click the Settings button, then the appropriate tab to make changes or corrections to your setup. After correcting the problem, click Go Outbox Send to attempt the call again.
CREDITbase Support can be reached at (626) 963-8313