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Welcome to the CDX Technologies March 2019 Newsletter


This week we cover how to reinstall CDXZipStream on a new or reformatted computer.


Here is a link to our latest blog posting

How to Create Fixed Keycodes for CDXZipStream

How to Reinstall CDXZipStream on a New Computer 


Our software CDXZipStream, a Microsoft Excel add-in for geocoding, routing, and other location-based analyses, can easily be reinstalled on a new or reformatted computer using the steps listed below. 


Instructions for CDXZipStream Reinstallation:

1. Download and install on your computer the trial version of CDXZipStream.  The latest version of our software is always available at the following link:



2. When installation is complete and Microsoft Excel opens, press the "Account" button on the CDXZipStream ribbon tab.   


3.  Press the "Register/Upgrade Product" button at the upper right.


4.  Enter the username and password associated with your online CDX Technologies account at the top of the dialog. These were provided in the email you received after purchasing CDXZipStream.  If you updated your login after purchase use the latest credentials.  The user name is usually your email address.  You can also retrieve these using the links provided in the account log-in area of  


5.  After you input your username and password, press the upper "Register" button.  CDXZipStream is now activated on your computer.  


You may also need to install databases associated with your CDXZipStream version.  After registration, press the "Check for Available Database Updates" button on the Account input box, and the databases you need will be listed. Press the "Update" button next to each database to download and install them.  This process may take several minutes.


If you are on a proxy network there may be situations where you will be unable to access our activation server.   In this case you can create a fixed key based on the name of the computer where CDXZipStream is being used. Please refer to the blog article at the top of this newsletter for more information on this.



Latest Data Updates


Canadian and U.S. data feeds of CDXZipStream were updated as of March 25.  If you would like to update your database to reflect these changes, select the "Account" option on the CDXZipStream commandbar and click on "Check for Available Database Updates".  You can then update each database as required.


CDXZipStream updates are a part of the one-year software maintenance subscription included with your purchase.  If you would like to extend your subscription, please sign in to the CDX Technologies website and from the account area for CDXZipStream, select "Buy Data Update".  The maintenance agreement also includes access to the latest version of CDXZipStream. If you are using our discontinued "Classic" version you can upgrade to the current software by purchasing this subscription at a fraction of the list price.


As always, we hope you find the information here helpful for you and your organization.  You can contact us with your feedback and suggestions by replying to this email.


The Team at CDX Technologies 

March 2019



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