Updating your organization’s PC MASTER is one of the most important things you can do. You need to make sure that you are paid up to date for your yearly fee before you can download the update from the site.
First, you will want to login to your account.
Once you are logged in go to the downloads page. If you are eligible to download the PC Master update you will see a button that says “Download PC MASTER Update”
Once you have clicked on the download PC MASTER Update button you will be taken to a page that will give you the choice to download the PC MASTER for either the ATA or PITA.
Once the download is complete run the program. Windows will ask you if it is okay to run it, click yes.
Click ok for the first prompt. Then click unzip. Once you see the “1 file(s) unzipped successfully” click OK again
Now click Close. Now that the file has been unzipped open 3S.
Go to the FILE menu then select “Load ATA History” or “Load PITA History” depending on which organization you downloaded.
Once the program is open click the Run button. Navigate to C:\3S\ThreeSTrap\ and open the PCMASTER file for the ATA or the PCMASTER.TXT file for PTIA. NOTE: In the future, this file will be located under C:\3S\
The PC MASTER update will now begin. This process will take several minutes. During this time the program may become unresponsive if it does allow the program to run do not terminate the process.
Once the PC MASTER file is completed you will get a message telling you that the Class Average Update will now begin. Click OK
Set the number of Singles and Doubles classes you are going to be using. Then click the post button. This process will take several minutes. During this time the program may become unresponsive if it does allow the program to run do not terminate the process.
Once this program is complete click OK, then click OK. 3S will now shut down.