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Sent: Thursday, October 25, 2001
Subject: RE: VIBS with Spyrus on
BSNT-4-1-2 non VIBS R4, GEMS-1-18-4-1,
Select asterisk on Spyrus to create VIBS card.
Caution appears when voter card has been
What is the
The following error has been
Error initializing VGroup Select
Failed to find data
Touch OK and election screen with flag
Insert a non VIBS voter card.
Instructions and following screens are magnified
voter card after voter card.
The only way back to a regular screen is the three
fingered salute, re-boot, (I tried WD-40 and it didn't fix
reproduce all this? Tried two different Spyrus
with same results.
Please send me
the .gbf file for your database directly. Attached Is this a VIBS database, or not?
The database I have is not, however Cathi's
are probably aware, there are two cities hosting the TS
elections. Here are the databases being used for the GA
However, as indicated below, they have been sent to the
Omaha office for
VIBS modification. After the databases were
pretty much already done, the
SOS in GA decided they wanted the
vendors to provide a VIBS unit in each
city. I don't have the
equipment to do this so that is why the DB's were
Question: Will a voter card programmed VIBS
with a Spyrus inserted into a non VIBS R6 cause the same
There is no
such thing as a "non VIBS R6". They are all the same
units. Only difference is they keypad and headphones plugged in,
and the software isn't actually aware that they are in fact plugged
As to whether
it behaves the same on NT as on CE, I have no idea, but I would suspect
the answer is yes. Please try to get yourself an R6 as soon as one
becomes available. You are important to the testing effort.
In the mean time, some one in support will need to be assigned to test
your database for you.
If there is one VIBS out of 4 or 5 R6s in a voting
location and the voter puts a VIBS card into a non
VIBS R6 will that R6 have to be
there is no such thing as a non-VIBS R6.
Thank you, did not know.