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HOWTO: How do I import data from Collectorz.com programs into ListPro?
Views: 8188 Created: 03-19-2008 22:19 Last Updated: 08-31-2011 10:19

ListPro comes with list templates for Collectorz.com Movie Collector, Book Collector, Music Collector, Comic Collector, and Game Collector.

To import your Collectorz data into ListPro:

 

  1. Download and install ListPro onto your Windows PC if you don't already have it
  2. In your Collectorz.com software, choose File -> Export To -> Palm or Pocket PC (ListPro) -> All Items
  3. Choose the location and name for the export file
  4. Start ListPro on your Windows PC
  5. Choose File -> New List
  6. Choose next, then choose the Collectorz.com template that matches the software you exported your data from and click Next
  7. At the Column Selections screen, click Next
  8. Enter a name for your list, and click Finish
  9. Choose Tools -> Import Items From File
  10. At the Columns to Import screen, click OK
  11. At the Choose Import File screen, change "Files of Type" to "Comma Separated Values" and then open the CSV file you exported from your Collectorz.com software
  12. You should now see your data in ListPro, and you can now synchronize with your PDA

Note: If you have accidentally deleted the Collectorz templates from ListPro, you can add them again with these steps:

 

  1. Download this file to your PC: http://www.iliumsoft.com/download/lists3/Collectorz.clf
  2. Open ListPro on your PC
  3. Choose File -> Open and choose the Templates.clf file that is in My Documents
  4. Choose Tools -> Import Lists
  5. Choose the Collectorz.clf file you downloaded, then place checkmarks next to the names of your Collectorz.com software and finish the import wizard
  6. Now follow the instructions above to import your Collectorz data into ListPro