February, 2014

Trimble® Accubid LiveCount™ Software

Periodically, Trimble provides interim software releases that include modifications and enhancements to our software applications. We are pleased to announce the 3.0.5 release for our LiveCount and LiveCount Pro software products. This document provides you with important information pertaining to the feature modifications included in this release of our software.
Release 3.0.5 Features
Trimble® LiveCount™ Server Compatibility
The LiveCount Server is a utility installed and run on your network server, allowing you to have a central location for LiveCount database files, which will greatly increase performance.
If you have five or more estimators using the LiveCount database concurrently, Trimble recommends moving to the LiveCount Server. This will substantially increase software performance, allowing for faster completion of LiveCount processes.
Note: The LiveCount Server is a separate product, requiring a separate license. The cost of the LiveCount Server license in not included in the base price of LiveCount. Please contact your Trimble sales representative for more information.
Trimble® Accubid Classic, Version 12, Compatibility
This release of the Trimble Accubid LiveCount software is compatible with the Trimble® Accubid Classic Estimating and Trimble® Accubid Classic ChangeOrder programs.
LiveCount Software Installation Notes
LiveCount - standalone
You will need to uninstall you existing LiveCount before you install THE LiveCount, version 3.0.5, software update. Trimble recommends you backup up your LiveCount data files before upgrading to the LiveCount version 3.0.5 software.
  • LiveCount3.0Projects.ctr
  • LiveCount3.0Standards.ctr
LiveCount Server
If you choose to move to the LiveCount Server application, a detailed installation document is available. This document outlines the steps required to properly install the server application, as well as connecting workstations to the network database.
LiveCount 3.0.5 Compatibility Matrix
  LiveCount v3.0.2 LiveCount v3.0.5 and above
Classic Estimating    
Version 10.1 N/A N/A
Version 11.0 Supported Supported
Version 11.0.1 Supported Supported
Version 12 Supported Supported
Version 5.0.1 N/A N/A
Version 5.0.2 N/A N/A
Version 5.0.3 Supported Supported
Version 6.0 Supported Supported
Version 6.0.1 Supported Supported
Version 6.1 Supported Supported
Version 6.1.1 Supported Supported