(The following information applies to Microsoft Windows (2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7) based computers)

How to run Newtin Applications on your computer:

  1. Go to Blue Stakes Newtin website http://newtin.bluestakes.org and log in with the Account name and Password provided by Blue Stakes during your signup process.
  2. Click on the appropriate link under the Downloads section for the application(s) that you would like to be able to run (ex. Ticket Search Application, Ticket Entry & Search Applications, or Search and Maintenance Applications).*
  3. Accept any security warnings and choose to Run the selected download application.
  4. Follow the steps through the Setup Wizard to install the program(s) and shortcut(s) that you would like to use.
  5. Run the newly installed/downloaded Newtin application by double-clicking on the program file in the "C:\Bluestakes" folder (or the desktop shortcut) and entering your Blue Stakes Account and Password and clicking "OK".

    *Alternatively, you can manually download and configure any of the Newtin applications individually by replacing steps 2 through 4 above with those below.
    1. Right click on the program link for the application you would like to access and select "Save Target As" and save to the folder "C:\Bluestakes" on the local hard disk. If the folder does not exist, create it first and then save the program there. Do NOT save it to the Desktop, Program Files, Windows folders or network storage. Also, make sure that the file name ends in ".exe".
    2. With Windows Explorer locate the program that was just saved and double-click on it to run it. The very first time you run the program it will ask you for the path to the application server. Enter (without the quotes) "http://newtin.bluestakes.org/newtinweb" and click "OK". Then it will ask for the application server port. The use the default port of "80" and click "OK".

If the program does not run, verify the following: