PCBx3 | Automatic Upgrade Manager

The PCBx3 Upgrade Manager is a small application that automates the installation of new releases. The application is invoked automatically when a new release is detected in the system folder. In multi-user environments users simply press OK to have the latest version installed.

Size 22.5 KB
Date Saturday, ‎31 ‎March ‎2012
Installation Guide

Press the above Download Now button and then simply follow the below steps.

  1. Download and save the zip file to the PCBx3 System folder on your hard-disk
  2. Extract the enclosed file to the same folder
  3. The Upgrade Manager starts automatically when a new PCBx3 Manager release is detected in the system folder
  4. Once started, simply follow the Upgrade Manager's instructions


Not sure where the PCB System folder is?
Simply open PCBx3 Manager and then select System on the main menu and then Folder Paths.
The reference to the system folder is the last entry on the form.

PCBx3 Manager System Requirements

Minimum requirements for a successful PCBx3 Manager installation.

Windows Minimum Requirements

  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 & 10
  • A PC with a 1 GHz Intel or AMD processor
  • At least 512MB of RAM
  • At least 250MB of Hard disk space
  • Access to the Internet

Application Integration Requirements

  • Microsoft Office Outlook, Word and Excel - 2010, 2013, 2016 & 2019
  • Internet Browser

Database Requirements

  • Microsoft Access Run-time Database Engine (Included with PCBx3 Manager Sample Application)
  • Optional Full Microsoft Office Access
  • Optional Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2012/2016
Recommended Installation Settings

PCBx3 Manager client application: C:\Program Files\BlakeDev\

PCBx3 Manager server: a network drive that is backed up regular