FFI Manuals and Software
- Software Instructions and Training Data
- Support Tools
November 2021: The latest version of FFI and FFI-Lite are posted below. All instances of FFI or FFI-Lite accessing a database or data exported from a database must have the same version number.
If you are upgrading to FFI v1.05.13 follow these instructions: FFI_10513_Upgrade_Installation_Instructions.pdf (3MB)
If you are installing FFI for the first time follow the installation procedure in the FFI_UG_Nov2021.pdf (13MB)
TIP: Download files to a temporary directory such as C:\FFI_Temp.
To use the FFI-Lite monitoring software: download and install: FFI-Lite Install Package FFI_Lite_10513_Installer.zip (22MB)
NOTE: Forest Service users cannot use this installer. FFI-Lite must be installed through the Forest Service Software Center.
To use the FFI monitoring software, download and install the FFI Install Package FFI_10513_Installer.zip (36MB)
NOTE: FFI Requires SQL Server Express 2016 SP2 - see the installation instructions in FFI_UG_Nov2021.pdf
To use the FFI MT monitoring software, download and install the FFI MT Install Package: FFI_MT_10513_Installer.zip (38MB)
NOTE: FFI MT requires a database update. Contact Duncan Lutes or MaryBeth Keifer for assistance
NOTE: FFI MT Requires SQL Server Express 2016 SP2 - see the installation instructions in FFI_UG_Nov2021.pdf
Training Databases are used in the FFI training classes or if you wish to have a practice dataset. There are two zip files. The FFI-Lite file includes the datbase used in training class. The FFI file has two databases - one for FFI and one for FFI MT.
FFI and FFI-Lite protocols (PMD file): FFI_Protocols_10513.zip (1MB)