Note: Before editing or deleting any files, back up the files.

  1. Open the Blackbaud Management Console
  2. Search for the Settings.XML file, located in the Blackbaud Management Console installation folder (Defaults to a path that is similar to C:\Program Files\Blackbaud\Management Console\Bin\Settings.XML)
  3. Right-click the file and select Open With > Notepad
  4. Find the StartUp="True" for the Product you are getting the prompt (i.e. PRODUCT ProductID="RE7" ProductName="The Raiser's Edge 7")
  5. Change True to False, so it appears as StartUp="False"
  6. Select File > Save and close the file
  7. Close and reopen the Blackbaud Management Console