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Article ID:                  4285

Subject:                    Pro Gold i2 Version 3.12.0115 Software Updating with Enhancement Notes

Last Modified:         January 15, 2013


Applies to:                Pro Gold i2 3.xx


Purpose:  In order to use Pro Gold i2 effectively, it is highly recommended to keep Pro Gold i2 updated to the current version.


Procedure:  Follow  "Method 1" or the "Alternate Method"  below to update Pro Gold i2. If you experience problems, make sure you have administrative rights to install applications on your compter.


         Method 1:  Download and Install the most recent version of Pro Gold i2:

   Select the "Settings and Utilities" menu, located on the left toolbar within ProGold i2.

   Select the "Check for Updates" Icon to determine if a newer version is available.

   Select the "Get Latest Version" Icon, if a new version is available. Follow the on-line instructions for additional help.

         Alternative Method:  Download and Install the most recent version of Pro Gold i2:


-     Be sure to update all of your workstations to this version (Especially the PC hosting the database)

-     Make sure all PC's are out of Pro Gold

-     Then go to each PC and do the following:

   Right click on the Red Paper Clip Pro Gold Utilities icon located in the System Tray in the bottom right

    corner of the PC screen (If you do not have the Red Paper Clip visible,  maximize the tray or run "ProGold Utilities" from the Start menu - "All programs" .If you still cannot locate "ProGold Utilities" use the Alternate method listed below)

   Select the Download Update option

   Select Yes to the install update prompt

   Wait for download/install to finish

   A “Detected Applications Warning” screen may appear if there are any open applications that need to be closed

   Close the applications listed and then click “Retry” to continue with the Pro Gold i2 update

   The “Downloading Pro Gold i2” screen will appear to download and install the updates for Pro Gold i2 and Pro Gold Utilities

   Pro Gold i2 will open when the update is finished

   Login into Pro Gold i2 and verify the program version (3.12.xxxx)

Product Development Summary Changes for Version 3.12.0115

      1 - Faster listing photo downloads and VML sync. 

      2 - New vendor import function

      3 - 3pi(Crest Submission) compliancy changes - agent email required 

      4 - Updated 2013 1099's and W-2 forms.  

      5 - New accounts payable report - aging.  

      6 - Direct deposits for agents commissions.

      7 - Optional direct deposits export file.

      8 - Direct deposits for payroll. 

      9 - Direct deposits for accounts payables. 

      10 - Recurring general ledger adjustments. 

      11 - Recurring check writer items. 

      12 - Recurring accounts payable bills. 

      13 - Add a business rule when making an accounts to prevent a bill payment before the bill date. 

      14 - New vendor 1099 summary report. 

      15 - New vendor 1099 detail report. 

      16 - Fix error when using the duplicate bill button when using the same root level g/ledger item. 

      17 - Fix office totals gci and referral fee on closed business history report. 

      18 - Optional interface. 

      19 - Lucero data conversion. 

      20 - ADP payroll interface. 

      21 - new employee time card. 

Version 3.11.0501

      1 - Fixed display of the bank information on the deposit report associated with the Current Deposit Only option in the Deposit Tab in the bank account. The report now displays the bank name information vice the word error.

      2 - Modified Pro Gold i2 user account security to all the assignment of the following reports:
           (1) Agent Sales Ranking
           (2) Closed Business History Detail
           (3) Closed Business History Summary

      3 - Modified layout of menu screen options at the top of the property record in Pro Gold i2 database. Also, added MLS button designed to be able to update a property individually from the MLS import (Run the import for just that property). Note: The button only works with specific type MLS feeds. If the button is Active it means your MLS feed supports this feature. If the button is Inactive (i.e., grayed out), your MLS feed does not support this feature at this time

      4 - Added a Re-Send Showing Notice button to resend Showing Notification emails. This feature is accessed by selecting a particular showing event in a property and selecting the book icon. It is displayed in the bottom left corner just below the Notes field.

      5 - Modified the Commission Disbursement Authorization Statement to allow apostrophes in the Co-Op office name.

      6 - Added the ability to change the companies profile information.

      7 - Enhanced Speed Performance when finding a transaction under the "work with properties" tab.

      8 - Enhanced The Auto MLS Feed to run daily more consistently. Open a new support ticket and one of our technicians will be happy to assist you in the setup.

Version 3.11.0501

      1 - Fixed Time Zone bug, this bug prevented many balance fields from being displayed on screen.  

      2 - 8 Photos sent to Agents account.  

      3 - Update the sync to not to override the next contact date in Lead Manager.  

      4 - Added an option under the Agent tab from with a property to open the agents profile.  

      5 - Updated the Commission Disbursement Statement to allow for more than 6 listing agents.  

      6 - Added an email option under Lead Manager.  

      7 - Added the ability to flag an escrow check for seller 1099’s.  

      8 - Changed the sponsored report Closed Mortgage / Title Company report to display the Selling Agent and removed the office column.  

      9 - Added FTP checking monitoring for Crest Single Entry customers. This will inform Taro and Realogy’s 3pi TAG team within 60 minutes of an ftp outage.  

      10 - Added the option when setting up a Pro Gold user account to enable or disable report security. Then report security is disabled all user will have full access to report based on their permissions.  

      11 - Updated the Agent 1099 Report Detail for 2013.  

      12 - Streamlined the search when searching for an agent under Agent Information.  

Version 3.11.0101

      1 - Agent and Vendor 1099 forms have been updated 

      2 - Agent 1099 reports for 2013 have been updated

      3 - Updated electronic agent 1099 process to reflect 2013 data 

      4 - Updated W-2 forms  

      5 - Updated the sync process to update the agents email on their login account.  

      6 - Added a new report called “Agent Production with Buyer / Seller Source”.

      7 - Updates were made for Crest EDG integration customer agent profile.
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           between each paragraph.  

      8 -Fixed an error reported on Commission Disbursement Statement 

      9 -Update Social Security payroll taxes. (6.2% Employer match, 4.2% Employee). Customers should hold off on processing payroll until this update is installed. 

      ** Please note: As of 1-3-2013 the IRS has not released publication 15A for 2013 using computer calculated Alternative Method 2 for
         payroll federal withholdings. A later update will be provided when this IRS publication becomes available. 

Version 3.10.0901

      1 - Crest has Modified Property Type Business Rules. This update will adjust dropdown selection to accommodate Crest Changes.
         In the mean time, follow the Crest Dashboard report instructions for current work around and resubmit.

      2 - A Manadatory database backup funtion added to ProGold i2. During The Backup, users simply
          follow displayed instructions.

Version 3.10.1001

      1 - supports multiple photos.
         defalt max. = 4 Company Licensee = 20

      2- ProGold's i2 Agent Information supports: Agents Photos, Biography’s, Area of Expertise & Client Testimonials and is available for Crest
         EDG support with latest Crest Compliance update. Data fields also sent to and Company Websites.

      3- Latest Zip Code changes applied to static tables and dropdowns.

      4- New Banking Deposit Details Office Report.

      5- Added Time Zone support to Open House Function.

      6- Fixed "Most Recent Properties Imported" report truncation issue.

      7- First Time Homebuyer option added to "Buyer" Entity Type and "Seller" Entity Type in Crest Tab of Property Record.

      8- Support for additional Photo formats sent to Crest.

      9- New "Re-Submit to Crest" button on Media "Add Tab". Re-submission process could take up to one hour.

      10- Added "Test Email" notification button on MLS Interface screen.

      11- Rental Search class added to

      12- ProGold i2 has Company IDX/RETS Interface. Contact Customers Service at (616) 940-0007 for complete details.

      13- ProGold i3, a On-line Hosted application is now available from Taro Systems. Contact Customers Service at (616) 940-0007 for complete details.

      14- New MLS Data Feeds:
          Marketlinx Lansing MI
          REIN Virgina Beach VA
          Marketlinx Fayetteville NC
          FNIS/Paragon Rutherford County NC
          Midwest Real Estate Data Chicago IL
          Solid Earth Chattonooga TN
          FNIS/Paragon River County TN
          Mid Regional Florida Mid Florida FL
          Flex MLS Marathon / Lower Keys FL
          Rapattoni Key West FL
          Pensacola Pensacola FL
          Southwest Michigan West Michigan MI
          EX List MLS Southern IL IL
          Garden State New Jersey NJ
          Mid Regional Florida (IDX) Mid Florida FL

Version 3.10.0201

      1 - Improved Pro Gold Utilities memory usage to increase the speed of Pro Gold  i2

      2 - Added business rule when saving a property to check for duplicate mls #

      3 - Added business rule when to check that a valid listing/selling office is entered

      4 - Added email format validation on buyers and sellers email address

      5 - Added duplication checking when adding a new agent in Pro Gold that already exist

      6 - Update the cancel process wizard to reduce business rules validation Update the security in Pro Gold Utilities

      7 - Mis-spelling change when updating Pro Gold i2

       8 - Added property validation option when using the done button

       9 - Changed the label Listing Notes on a property record to Public Description

     10 - Crest Submission Results Report – Added Batch ID column to report

     12 - Update showing module to prevent a showing duplicating when there are two primary listing agents on a listing.

     13 - Added Crest property type code 21 for Condominium

     14 - Added Crest property type code 21 for Townhouse

     15 - Added a sponsored new Listings by Status report

     16 - Added Invalid Properties filters by office for Crest data validation

    Pro Gold i2/ Changes version 3.09.1201 

  1. ProGold i2 Google Search option for Knowledgebase Articles on ProGold i2 Welcome Screen.
  2. 2013 W2's, 1099's and  2013 Tax Updates.
  3. Added More Property Search Filters on "Work with Properties" tab.
  4. Updated Escrow Account Ledger Report.
  5. Enhanced the HelpNet support center to provide online training videos, open/track support tickets and 1000's of knowledgebase articles.
  6. Added mismatched version checking with faster downloads on remaining workstations (insures all users on same version).
  7. Added Melbourne, FL MLS Interface,.Washington County, UT MLS Interface,MCAR Mountain Central MLS Interface
  8. Several Crest reporting compliancy changes were added for Coldwell Banker, ERA and Century 21 reporting customers.
  9. Updated Weichert Reporting Inferface.
  10. Updated the Agent Level Report and transaction cancel process.
  11. Updated MLS Interfaces to recover file transfers for connection failures.
  12. Updates were made to recalculate payroll deductions after making manual adjustments.
  13. Updated Pending Business Detail by Sale Date to allow the option to sort by address.
  14. Added totals to the New Listings Report.
  15. Renamed New Listing Report to Listings by List Date.
  16. Added COAR Central Oregon,Greater Union County Board of Realtors, NY MLS Interface.
  17. Added additional security to disable the unpost button in the check writer after a check is printed to prevent an accidental unpost.
  18. Added additional office security levels to Customer and Vendors.
  19. Update payroll and 1099 reporting for 2013 tax year.
  20. Added SWMARRETS Southwest Michigan Association of Realtors MLS RETS Interface.
  21. Added CCAR Centre County PA MLS Interface.
  22. 90% Improvements were made to Sync speed.
  23. Updated the contact notice email that is sent to an agents when a lead is assigned to them.
  24. Updated the check reconciliation process to prevent an invalid locked period.
  25. Added Closed Awards Report to the transaction report library.
  26. Added a Listings by Status report to the transaction report library.
  27. Added NAR Northwoods Association of Realtors MLS Interface.
  28. Upgraded server infrastructure to improve performance and increase security.
  29. Added MBOR Midland MI Board of Realtors MLS Interface.
  30. Updates to accounts payable bill payments.
  31. Updated the showing module.
  32. Updated General Journal Report for companies that require 3 levels accounting structure.
  33. Added Tift GA MLS Interface.
  34. Updated Pro Gold i2 to exit the banking module without have to setup a  default bank account.
  35. Update many Pro gold i2 dropdowns to sort alphabetically.
  36. Updated tab order on many Pro gold i2 forms.
  37. Added a Created By field when adding a new showing to track what user created the showing.
  38. Added MLS Interface to for Paragon MLS systems.
  39. Several Weichert franchise reporting changes were made.
  40. Added Office and Contact type filter to Marketing Activity Source of Call report.
  41. Updated the Contacts by Agent Report.
  42. Updated agent’s public home page.
  43. Added Request a Showing feature on through several pages on This will also create a contact records that is saved in the agent 9ae tools.
  44. Commission calculations updates.
  45. Updates to customer invoices search functions in Pro Gold i2.
  46. Added automatically database maintenance routines to maintain optimal performance.
  47. Added Pro Gold i2 installation to be web based downloads.
  48. Updated property checklist calendar functions.
  49. Updated print functions when printing company deductions.
  50. Updated batch post forms.
  51. Updated customer invoice finance charge functions.
  52. Added MRIS St Louis MS MLS Interface.
  53. Updated seller progress report in Pro Gold i2.
  54. Updated Rappatoni MLS Interfaces to RETS.
  55. Updated initial commission disbursements statements.
  56. Many new and updates were made to Knowledgebase articles.
  57. Introduced a new email to listing agent to provide valuable activity reports collected on their listing.
  58. Added real estate trends tracking for real estate time on market and average list price.
  59. Added a new seller progress activity report record when a property is ranked on 1st page of Google.
  60. Added a new service where a company can sponsor their entire market listings on  This service may have MLS restrictions.
  61. Added many Firefox/Mozella browser compatibility upgrades.
  62. Added a new agent widget to showcase the agents listings on their own personal web sites.
  63. Added to the sellers progress report a record of when a internet user opened their listing profile.
  64. Added homeowner self registration to
  65. Updated the agents personal profile edit form on
  66. Increase the page performance on several web so pages will load faster.
  67. Updates to listing showing surveys.
  68. Added Lease Properties to synchronize with
  69. Added live support chat to
  70. Expanded search engine submission (SEO) on all Property profile pages as well as city and zip code pages.
  71. Created a new agent personal profile pages to increase an agents public profile.
  72. Updated the sellers home pane on to reflect other homeowner comments in their local area
  73. Updates various reports to have Vista and Windows 7 compliancy.
  74. Updated the contact for more information form.
  75. Added a new school widget for agents and companies to display school data on their web sites.


References:   Below is a link you can use to access Enhancement HelpNet Center resources, which includes the Knowledge Base Article (KBA) Library, Pro Gold i2 Documentation, and Training Webcasts:



          The Enhancement HelpNet links are located on the right side of the web page.


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