The current ALERE HTML manual is contained
in a zip file with updates that need to be made to ALERE. A text file
with instructions is included in the zip file. The General Patch, dated
4/14/17, must be installed first.
The zip file may be
downloaded by selecting the button above.
It is approximately 47.7MB in
Please note that Internet Explorer v4.0 or higher is
required to view the manual.
- If you opened this page from the link in the manual, then you
will need to close the manual before the downloaded manual can
Note - If you are running Windows and receive a
message that the file cannot be viewed when you try to start the manual,
then follow these instructions to correct the issue.
Click here .....
If you receive the following message, then follow
the unblocking instructions below.
If you are downloading the manual you will
probably need to unblock it before it
can be viewed.
Right click on the aleremanual.chm
file and select Properties.
Select the Unblock checkbox at the
bottom of the screen and click the Apply button.
Exit the screen and double left click on
aleremanual.chm. It should start.
This information only applies if
you are installing the manual by itself without the ALERE program.
The HTML manual incorporates a Glossary. Among
other functions, the glossary supports expanding
hotspot definitions. Words or phrases in red and underlined
will display a definition when you click on them.
In order for the glossary to work a special file (named HHActiveX.DLL)
needs to be registered on each of your workstations. This file is
automatically installed during the program installation process. However,
if you are downloading the manual for review on a machine that does not
have ALERE installed, then the following information will help you
download and install it:
HHActiveX.DLL into the same folder as the ALERE manual.
3. To register,
click the Windows Start button.
4. Select Run.
5. In Open,
enter the following:
<path> hhactivex.dll (specify the path of the HHActiveX.DLL)
6. Click Ok.