Syncing your Master File


When you move FastScout to a new computer, you should first use the 'Sync' feature to save all of your previously created scouts on the FastModel cloud server. To do this, simply click the 'Sync' button in FastScout as seen below.





Transferring your Database Files


When you use the Stats Database in FastScout to add teams, roster information, and pictures to your league for your scouting reports, all of that information is contained in the database save file, which is ONLY stored on your local computer, not on the FastModel cloud server. When you move FastScout to a new computer you will need to copy or transfer the database save file (or files if you have multiple leagues) for that information to be available to you on the new computer.


Your database file can be found by opening the "FastModel" folder, which is typically installed in your C:/Users folder by default. Within the FastModel folder, select FastScout, then Basketball, and then select the "stats" folder.

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Your database file for your league will be stored in the stats folder, and the naming structure will be stats-LEAGUENAME.h2.db.

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To transfer this information to a new computer, copy the file for your league (or leagues if you have multiple leagues in your Stats Database) to an external drive or a cloud service such as Dropbox or Google Drive.


Installation and Activation on a New Computer

Now for your new computer, you can download the FastScout software from our downloads page. Once you have installed FastScout, you will need to activate the new computer. If you do not know your account e-mail and password, you can click the forgot password link, or you can use this link to retrieve your activation key.





Copying Your Save Files to the New Computer


With FastScout installed on the new computer, you can now copy over the database files that you transferred from the old computer.


Database Files - In order for FastScout to be able to read your database files, they must be copied over to the same location as on the previous computer. This location is C:/Users/FastModel/FastScout/Basketball/stats/. Once you have copied these files over, you can open FastScout and your data will be available in the Stats Database menu.



Syncing your Master File on New Computer


The final step is to click the 'Sync' button once you have FastScout open on your new computer. This will download all of your previously created scouts from the FastModel cloud sever.