Note : Before you proceed with the following instructions, back up the database. If your organization integrates multiple Blackbaud products, refer to the Additional Requirements section of the backup article.

Note: This plug-in is compatible with The Raiser's Edge 7.50.638 and above. The plug-in reports on all linked spouse records that do not have linked addresses.

To run the plug-in, follow these steps:

  1. Have all other users log out of The Raiser's Edge 7.
  2. Download REPUNLINKSPADDR.EXE.
  3. Save RepUnlinkSpAddr.exe to the local harddrive of any Raiser's Edge 7 workstation.
  4. Double-click RepUnlinkSpAddr.exe.
  5. When prompted, unzip the file into The Raiser's Edge Plugins (C:\Program Files (x86)\Blackbaud\The Raiser's Edge 7) folder on the workstation. RepUnlinkSpAddr.exe is a self-extracting zip file that contains the plug-in files: RepUnlinkSpAd.dll and dobRepUnlinkSpAd.vbd.
  6. Register RepUnlinkSpAd.dll on the workstation.
  7. Log into The Raiser's Edge 7.
  8. Click Plug-Ins from The Raiser's Edge Bar. The Plug-Ins screen appears.
  9. Select Update Report Unlinked Spouse Addresses.
  10. Click Begin.
  11. Once the process completes, a dialog box appears with the location of a log file containing the results of the plug-in.