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WARNING: BY DOWNLOADING SOFTWARE YOU ARE SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING:

This software is solely the property of Drilling Inventory and Procurement Systems Pty Ltd (DIPS). No use of the software is permitted except pursuant to the terms of a valid license agreement with DIPS covering the use of this specific software. Unauthorized users are subject to severe civil and criminal penalties and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. This software is protected by Australian copyright laws and international copyright protections. Do not download this software if you do not currently have a valid license agreement with DIPS covering this software.

The DIPS program will not run without the registration and expiry codes that are supplied to authorised users.

In order to use expiry codes for 2017, you must be using Version 5.22p or later.


Scroll down or click here for PDF viewer setup files.

Update to latest version
The zip file will have the form dips123a.zip where "123" corresponds to the version number and "a" to the revision.

For local hard disk installations:
The file should be unzipped into the directory where DIPS has been installed, overwriting the existing dips.exe and associated files.

For Citrix Installations:
The file should be saved in the Update directory as specified in the "Set directories" option on the File menu in DIPS.
The dipsupdate.exe program should be run to select the update file and replace the existing one on the Citrix server.

Download update to version 5.22t (2.4mB, 31 Oct 2017)


Full installation
The file should be unzipped into temporary directory or to a thumb drive. It will create a number of subdirectories.

Run setup.exe. It it advisable to use the defaults, since the directory setup for the program assumes it is installed in c:\dips.

Once you have installed DIPS, you will need to register it before you can use it.

If the update version is later than the installation version, download the update.

This download is quite large and contains some sample data. You will be able to view this data without registration. If you do licence the program you will probably have to delete most of the data in the example database.

Download full installation (version 5.22t) (69mB, 31 Oct 2017)


DIPS Pre-Registration Utility
The dpu.zip file contains the DPU.exe program, which will allow you to generate an email with the information required for registration of your copy of DIPS.

The file can be unzipped to a temporary location or on to a USB thumbdrive. It should be run on every PC that will have DIPS installed on it.

For Citrix Installations:
If the thumb drive is not accessible, copy to a directory on a shared disk accessible under Citrix.

Download pre-registration utility (dpu.zip 352kB, 15 Aug 2017)


DIPS update program (only required for Citrix installations)
The zip file contains an executable program which will unzip update files to the dips directory on the Citrix server.
Normally users do not have sufficient priveleges to do this directly.

For Citrix Installations:
The file should be unzipped and copied to the Citrix server into the same directory that is used for the DIPS program (DIPS.EXE).

Download DIPS update program (dipsupdate.zip 384kB, 4 Aug 2009)


Installation guide
The zip file contains a Word document with installation instructions.

Download installation guide (DIPSsetupguide.zip 6kB, 13 Aug 2009)


User guides
The zip file contains the Word documents for the user guides.

For local hard disk installations:
The file should be unzipped into the directory where DIPS has been installed, overwriting any existing user guide documents.

For Citrix Installations:
The file should be saved in the Update directory as specified in the "Set directories" option on the File menu in DIPS.
The dipsupdate.exe program should be run to select the update file and replace the existing Word files on the Citrix server.

Download user guides (userguides.zip 2.7mB, 4 Aug 2009)


Help files
The zip file should be saved in the update directory (Citrix) or the directory where DIPS has been installed, possibly overwriting the existing word document files (Local).
The "Unzip help files" option on the Help menu in DIPS is then used to install them in the correct directories.

If you have no help files download and install the full help system. Once you have done this, you can update as required by downloading the help file updates created since the full download was setup.

Download full help system (help.zip 5.6mB, 4 Aug 2009)

Download help changes since 20 Jul (help2007.zip 814kB, 4 Aug 2009)


PDF Viewer
The pdf viewer is used to display pdfs for catalogue items and also other pdfs via the View file menu. It is basically a window to your default pdf viewer.

Install PDF viewer for Delphi (PDF-Viewer_for_Delphi_11.exe 1.5mB, 4 Jul 2009)

It appears that you may need to have a version of Adobe Acrobat rather than a 3rd party pdf program. If you get a message saying this version is not supported when trying to view a PDF, then download Acrobat using the following link.

Download Acrobat reader