Cloud Sync Guide

SILQ’s cloud access gives allows you to work on any device at any time. Learn how with our guide below.

Steps to Complete
1. Synchronising your SILQ data to the cloud for the first time
2. Mobile Access
3. Migrate existing SILQ data from the cloud to your second computer

1. Synchronising your SILQ data to the cloud for the first time.

a. Select Data from the menu > choose ‘Create in the Cloud’

b. SILQ will then alert you to get ready for cloud sync. Click ‘Yes’, if you have met the requirements.

c. Once completed, you can continue to use SILQ. A green bar will indicate the sync progress. (depending on how much data you have this may take a while)

2. Mobile Access

a. To access SILQ on your mobile go to File > Users and select the user > Edit User.

b. Enter your email address.

c. In the ‘Security’ tab, tick the option to Allow mobile access and click ‘Save’.

d. Go to http://cloud.silq.com.au/  on your mobile browser and enter your Username (which will be the email address you entered in step 2b) & Password and click ‘Login’. (see example below)

3. Migrate existing SILQ data from the cloud to your second computer

a. Before you load the data on the second computer, within your current data file, go to Data > select ‘Create Instance’

 

b. SILQ will then create a copy of the file attached to an email to be sent to the second computer. The file will also be saved to your SILQ/Database folder.

c. On your second computer, open your email and save your SILQ file as per the instructions. Once you open the file in the new location you will be able to continue to use your data.