The OpenRep software is not OS dependent. It can function in any
operating system which has Java Runtime Environment or JRE. Therefore the
first step to install this software is to create JRE in your machine.
1. In Windows machine you can install Java from here. This is version 8
2. Download the OpenRep tarball from www.freerepertory.info and extract it
with Winrar extracting software to your
destination, for eg My Documents
Identify the file named 'OpenRep.jar' Right click it and open it with Java .
In some machine the OpenRep.jar might show as OpenRep. See the type of file
to identify the Jar file.See the below image
'boen' refers to Boenninghausen's
therapeutic pocket book
- Open your software by double clicking your launcher. You may observe
that repertories are not displayed in the list. You have to import
repertories from the downloaded OpenRep folder. In this folder you
have to select the following files to import the repertories
'boer' refers to Boericke's
'bogboen' refers to Boger
Boenninghausen's characteristics repertory
'kent_es' refers to Kent's
'publicum' refers to Repertorium
'sai' refers to Sensation as if by
H A Roberts
'bach' refers to Bach flower
It is to be noted that only 'Kent', 'Boericke',
'Repertorium publicum' and 'Boenninghausen's therapeutic pocket book'
works in OpenRep version1. In OpenRep
version 2 rest of the repertories namely
'Bach', 'Sensation as if', 'Boger Boenninghausen's characteristics
repertory' and Repertorium publicum will be functional.