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DiCentra 4 - Projected Digital Competition SoftwareDiCentra 4 icon

DiCentra 4 allows photographic societies and clubs to manage and run their digitally projected competitions. It provides for:

It is used by photographic clubs across the UK, salons and the PAGB and The Royal Photographic Society.

DiCentra 4 is now the standard version of DiCentra and it contains all the features of the earlier DiCentra version 3. It is a free upgrade for licensed users of version 3.

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DiCentra 4 Features

DiCentra 4 allows competition organisers and projectionists to manage their digitally projected competitions by:


DiCentra 4 scoring schemes include: Top

Hardware and Software Requirements

DiCentra 4 runs on Windows 10, 8 and 8.1, Windows 7 or Windows Vista SP1.
Version 4.10.200 or earlier can be run on Windows XP SP3.
It also runs on Windows hosted on Bootcamp, Parallels or VMWare on Mac OS X.

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Purchasing and Costs

DiCentra 4 costs £40 for photographic clubs and organisations.

The licence allows DiCentra 4 to be used for activities organised by that photographic club or organisation on one or more computers.

The software is available for download - see below. A CD can be provided at an additional charge of £8 (not available outside UK).

Purchase A Licence
Click on the button to request a licence for:

DiCentra 4 (£40)

and/or PhotoEntry Extension (PEX) for DiCentra 4 (£8)

(To use PhotoEntry you will also need to purchase a PhotoEntry licence from https://photoentry.uk/)
 

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Software Downloads

 

DiCentra 4 Application (Web Package - 13 MB)
Version 4.10.212 (19 May 2017)
For Windows Vista, 7, 8 or 10.

Use this package to install DiCentra 4. During installation of DiCentra 4 it will also install .NET 4.5.2 from Microsoft, if necessary. (Requires network access during installation.) Contains in-built support for access to PhotoEntry (PEX). See above to request licences.

Installation and Quick Start Guide (11 July 2013)
Upgrade Installation Guide (21 March 2016)
Release Notes (19 May 2017)
User Guide (19 May 2017)

PhotoEntry Extension (PEX) User Guide (12 April 2017)
 

  Download DiCentra 4

DiCentra 4 Application (Standalone - 78 MB)
Version 4.10.212 (19 May 2017)
For Windows Vista, 7, 8 or 10.
 
Use this package the first time you install DiCentra 4 on a non-networked machine. Download this file, copy it to the standalone machine via memory stick and then install. Contains in-built support for access to PhotoEntry (PEX). See above to request licences.

Installation and Quick Start Guide (11 July 2013)
Upgrade Installation Guide (21 March 2016)
Release Notes (19 May 2017)
User Guide (19 May 2017)
PhotoEntry Extension (PEX) User Guide (12 April 2017)
 

  Download DiCentra 4 Compact

DiCentra 4 Application (Standalone - 78 MB)
Version 4.10.206 (11 Apr 2017)
Final release for Windows XP
 
Use this package to install DiCentra 4 on any Windows XP machine. Download this file and install it. For a standalone machine, download the package, copy it to the target machine via memory stick and then install. No support for PhotoEntry.

Installation and Quick Start Guide (11 July 2013)
Upgrade Installation Guide (21 March 2016)
Release Notes (11 April 2017)
User Guide (22 February 2017)
 

  Download DiCentra 4 Compact

DiCentra 4 Application (Previous Version)
(Standalone - 78 MB)

Version 4.10.208 (12 April 2016)
 
This is the previous stable release of DiCentra. If you encounter issues with the latest version above, uninstall it and use this version.

Installation and Quick Start Guide (11 July 2013)
Upgrade Installation Guide (21 March 2016)
Release Notes (19 May 2017)
User Guide (19 May 2017)
 

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ocumentation is provided in PDF format.
If you do not already have Adobe's PDF/Acrobat Reader installed you can download and install it here.
 
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Related Applications

A full list of applications that augment DiCentra's features can be found here. These include DiCentra Organiser applications, and various third party applications for managing competitions and a scoring machine.

Other Documentation

 Application Note: Multi-Judge Competitions
.pdf format (3 Nov 2008)
 
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