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Downloading and installing Fundels Use a code You've lent a Fundels backpack in the library You wish to buy Fundels through our online store

Downloading and installing Fundels

Click the button below to download Fundels.

Download Fundels
  1. Downloading the installation program need to be done only once. It means that the installation program will be set up on the computer.

  2. After successfully downloading the program, you need to restart the computer.

  3. On the homescreen of your computer, the Fundels icon appears. You need to double click on the Fundels icon to start the application.

  4. Depending on the formula of purchase, you can work on many different ways from the Fundels catalog:

    • Buying from the catalog : You will be redirected to the online store

    • Bought code via card, a gift or a subscription : enter the unique code into the provided box

    • A reader of the library : plug in the reader and lay down the booklet with the special chip on the reader

System requirements

Hardware

  • 2Ghz processor
  • 1GB RAM (2GB recommended)
  • 1024x768 screen resolution
  • Audiodevice and speakers
  • Broadband internet connection
  • 50MB free diskspace

Operating system

  • Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • Microsoft Windows Vista or Windows 7

Software

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
  • A PDF reader
  • Windows Media Player 10

Use a code

  1. Start the Fundels application

    • If you don't have the application, you have to install it once. You need an internet access, for this and also the next steps. After downloading and installing, start the Fundels application.

  2. Enter the unique code in the provided box left on top of the catalog. Confirm your choice by clicking 'ok'.

  3. You will be referred to the settings, where the details are listed connected to the code (title book, duration ...) Click right on 'activate' or if you haven't logged in yet, click 'Register'.

    • If you do not hava a Fundels-account, you will need to register first. You can register right from the application itself.

  4. Close the settings.

  5. The status of the Fundel (s), linked to the code, will be modified in the catalog. Click 'download' to download the booklets.

You've lent a Fundels backpack in the library

  1. Install the free Fundels application once. You need an internet access, for this and also the next steps.

  2. After downloading and installing, start the Fundels application.

  3. Connect the Fundels-reader on an USB-port on your computer. Please wait, the reader will be recognized automatically.

  4. Lay down the booklet on the reader. Make sure the Fundels sticker lays just above the reader. When you want to use a specific title for the first time, you need an Internet access. The download of the booklet is automatic. As soon as the booklet is fully downloaded, will be started immediately. If you want to use the booklet for a second time, an internet access is no longer required..

You wish to buy Fundels through our online store

  1. Go to our online store

  2. To execute the purchase, you need to log in with your Fundels account.

    • If you don't have a Fundels account yet, you need to register first.

  3. After confirmation of your purchase, you start the Fundels application (PC or iPhone/iPad). You won't receive a special code. The purchase is already linked to your Fundels account. If the Fundels application isn't installed yet, you first have to install it.

  4. Sign in with the same Fundels account. You can immediately download your purchases.

If you buy through this online store, you can enjoy your purchase on 3 different devices.

You can also buy Fundels directly in de Fundels app or on an event like the Antwerp Bookfair.