Ford Self-Study Tutorial Files
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español, toque aquí!
These tutorials, financed by The Ford Foundation, comprise
a total of nearly sixty topics providing more than six hours of instruction. The
tutorials demonstrate the use of nearly every section of the Microfin software,
and all the tutorials are available in both English and
You'll need Microfin 3.58 or higher in order to be able to
run these. Be sure to download a new version of Microfin and use the
Export Sheet to transfer your data into the new version.
NOTE!! These tutorials were developed to teach the new
Microfin 4 software. They will run on Microfin 3.5, but the explanations
and screenshots will not fully match the 3.5 version. You really should
upgrade to Microfin 4!
There are two alternative:
Best alternative: If you have a good internet
connection, do the following:
- Download the tutorial software
SAFlashPlayer.zip and unzip to the DEMO folder
- Download each group link listed in the
sections below. Each file is large, between 10M and 50M. You can
save each file to your hard drive and then unzip them to to DEMO folder.
Second alternative: If you have difficulty
downloading large files on the internet, do the following:
- Download and install the tutorial software
- Right-click on each swf and wmv
file listed in the sections below that you want to study. Choose the
option Save target as and save the file to the DEMOS folder
below the folder where you have Microfin installed. For example,
if you have Microfin in c:\microfin, make a tutorial folder in
c:\microfin\demos. Each file is between
3M and 5M in size.