PreEmptive Protection - DashO v8.2 User Guide

First Run

Launching the PreEmptive Protection - DashO User Interface

Start the PreEmptive Protection - DashO user interface by running dashogui or dashogui.bat in the installation directory.

Note: In Windows 7® (and prior), you can start the DashO user interface by clicking Start > All Programs > PreEmptive Protection - DashO X.y > DashO X.y.
In Windows 8®, it will be located on your Start Screen and under PreEmptive Protection - DashO X.y on the All Apps page.
In Windows 10®, it will be located under PreEmptive Protection - DashO X.y in the start menu.

The user interface is described in Advanced User Interface and Quick Jar User Interface. After you have created a project using the interface you can run it from there or from the command line.

Registering PreEmptive Protection - DashO

The first time you use the product you will be prompted with a registration dialog that will walk you through the process. Fill out the registration form using the serial number provided via email upon purchase confirmation or approval of evaluation. Required fields are highlighted until they have valid information entered.

If you use a proxy server to access the web you may have to enter that information now. In general, DashO will pick up the proxy information from the operating system and you can just click on Register.

After your registration is submitted, DashO requests you to participate in the Customer Feedback Program. If you are evaluating DashO, then you are automatically enrolled.

You will receive an email confirming your installation.

Note: Click Help > About PreEmptive Protection - DashO to locate your serial number if you need to contact our Support Department. The PreEmptive Solutions Support Department can be reached via phone at +1.440.443.7200 ext. 2, or via email at

PreEmptive Protection - DashO FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions regarding DashO may be viewed online at

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