Download Easyslides v5

23 January 2021 – v5.0.1 (see changelog)

System Requirements:

    • Windows 7 SP1, 8.1, 10
    • 2 GB memory minimum
    • Sold State Drive preferable

Download and Install Easyslides 5:

  1. Close easyslides 5 on your PC.
  2. Click here to download easyslides 5.
  3. You may get a security warning about downloading the installation file. You can be rest assured that easyslides does not contain any harmful code.
  4. Once the file is downloaded, run it to install easyslides 5.
  5. If Windows Defender gives a security warning, click on ‘More info’ and then ‘Run anyway’.
  6. When installation finishes, easyslides 5 will start.

** Please Note: Powerpoint is NOT supported in easyslides v5 **


Notes:

1. If you have easislides v4 on your PC:

  1. When easyslides 5 first starts, it will inform you that easislides v4 data will be converted to v5 format and that a new EasySlidesData folder will be created in My Documents.
  2. Click OK to proceed.
  3. Easyslides 5 will start to convert your easislides v4 database and Bibles into easyslides v5 format.  Your existing easislides v4 will be kept intact.
  4. Depending on the spec of your computer, the number of bibles and the amount of lyrics in v4, the conversion will take from a few seconds to a few minutes to complete.
  5. When the conversion completes, easyslides 5 main window will open and you can start using it right away.

2. If you didn’t have easislides v4 on your PC:

  1. Easyslides 5 comes with some public domain lyrics and Bibles which you can use straight away when easyslides 5 opens.

3. If you want to re-run the easislides v4 to easyslides v5 conversion:

  1. If so wished, you can re-run the conversion from v4 to v5 again so long as you haven’t deleted the original easislides v4 folder at c:\easislides.
  2. To do so, close easyslides 5 first.
  3. Delete or rename the folder EasySlidesData in My Documents to something else.
  4. Start easyslides 5 and you will be given a number of options.
  5. Choose convert easislides v4 to Easyslides 5.
  6. Click OK and easyslides will start the conversion.

4. Name/Concept Changes in easyslides v5

  • Lyrics folder is now known as database
  • A particular song in the folder is now called an item
  • Worship List is now known as Schedule
  • Praisebook is now known as Booklet
  • Lyrics Monitor is now known as Confidence Monitor
  • Powerpoint is NOT supported in easyslides v5

If you have any issues or problems, please raise them at the easyslides forum.