Hi Everyone:

  I just released the latest update to Digital Rockhound’s Companion Version 3.0.

Build 3.0.4
Added Export to Word to reports  (mines, mineral collection, mineral labels)      – requires MS office installed
Added Export to Word to Grids (search screens, periodic Table, and data lists) – requires MS office installed
Disable Excel and word buttons and grayscaling icons when MS Office is not installed.
Added RockType and Formation search parameters to Mine Search

Specimen report – Species List Report error
Specimen Search – Associated species not included in main species search
Properly handling error exporting to Excel or Word when MS Office not installed.
Fixed null error when no CD or DVD present on computer or netbook.
Upgrade installer now removes old DRC 2.0 updater DLL that was installed in WindowsSystem32 folder.
Corrected upgrade install to prevent constant install of images.

 This update also rolls out DRC 3.0 to anyone using DRC version 2.0 as a free update.

To download this update, please follow these steps:
1) Open DRC 2.0.
2) Click on Help menu and select Download Latest Update.
     Please note, there is an error that will prevent Check for Updates from properly identifying DRC 3.0 update for DRC 2.0.
3) When prompt, click yes to Exit and apply the update.
4) Optional – If no prompt occurs to exit after downloading, exit DRC and browse to your install location for DRC   (ex. C:Program FilesDRC)
locate the DRC_Update.exe.  It will have a file version of 3.0.4.  Double-click on  DRC_Update.exe to run the update.

Or Download DRC_Update.exe
(This update file must copied into your DRC install folder. example path: C:Program FilesDRC.