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FFI User Guide
Most users will want to download this document. Includes FFI and SQL Server installation instructions.
FFI_UG_December_2018.pdf (13MB)

Protocol Manager User Guide
Download only if using Protocol Manager to create protocols or manage protocol files.
FFI-PM_April2013 (5MB)


January 2019: The latest version of FFI and FFI-Lite are posted below. Remember, all instances of FFI or FFI-Lite accessing a database or data exported from FFI-Lite must have the same version number.

If you are upgrading to FFI v1.05.08 follow these instructions:

FFI_1050808_Upgrade_Installation_Instructions.pdf (3MB)

If you are installing FFI for the first time follow the installation procedure in the FFI_UG_December_2018.pdf (13MB)

TIP: Download files to a temporary directory such as C:\FFI_Temp.

To use the FFI monitoring software, download and install:

FFI Install Package FFI_1050808_Installer.zip (34MB)

SQL Server Express 2012 - see the installation instructions in the FFI_UG_December_2018.pdf

To use the FFI-Lite monitoring software: download and install:

FFI-Lite Install Package FFI_Lite_1050808_Installer.zip (20MB)

If attending a FFI training class or if you wish to have a practice dataset available for your use, download the Training Database. The zip file includes both FFI (BAK) and FFI-Lite (SDF) databases: FFI_Training_Data_10508 (13MB).

FFI and FFI-Lite protocols (PMD file): FFI_Protocols_1050808.zip (1MB)

NOTE: You will need to restore the FFI Training Database using SQL Server 2012 or newer. It cannot be restored with SQL Server 2005 or SQL Server 2008.

Windows Clean Up Utility (EXE, 351KB)
*Use only in conjunction with FFI_SQL_Install_Error_MSXML6.pdf