TBRAC-2018 Professional Edition

The best advanced sidepots and bracket management program, with singles event support.

TBRAC-2018 Professional

TBRAC-2018 Professional promotes the best advanced bracket and sidepot management software for Windows. CDE Software uses its over 40 year experience with bowling software to provide the most comprehensive and best sidepots software in the industry that is powerful, yet easy to use.

Designed to be easy to use by everyone

Easy navigation to get at functions, organized in a manner that makes it easy to run sidepots as well as a singles tournament.

Tournaments

Run as many scratch or handicap tournaments on your computer as you wish. Tournaments can be men, women, boys, girls, adults only, youth only or adult and youth. Bowl up to 12 games in a squad as a singles event. Also supports Pro Am tournaments.

Financials

Built-in financial module to manage finances for sidepots and the tournament.

Sidepots

Supports High Game, Mystery Double, Sweeper Double and Inclusive Doubles along with Brackets.

Reports

Flexible reports can be embellished with logos, different fonts and other ways to distinguish your reports from others.

Powerful Bracket Sidepot Management

Add some interest during league and tournament play by offering independent bracket sidepots. Random shuffle bowlers and display payouts and alive lists

Easy Score Entry

Rapidly enter scores using the keyboard and entering into sidepots and brackets.

Flexible Rules Configuration

Easy to set up the brackets, sidepots and rules for the tournament. Leagues and tournaments can also be linked into TBRAC.

Our TBRAC-2018 Professiona edition is similar to the former Perfect Brackets Deluxe Standard by Treasure Software, which closed their doors in Spring 2018.

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Try TBRAC-2018 For Free!

Download the program installer and install the software. The software will run in Demo Mode allowing you to check out the sample tournament and check out most program features. Purchase from our online store when ready or call our sales department to place the order by phone.

TBRAC-2018 Software - Program Installer
TBRAC-2018 Software - Program Installer

Program installer for TBRAC-2018 Bowling Bracket and Sidepot Software for the 2017/18 season software for the following editions:

  • TBRAC-2018 Professional
  • TBRAC-2018 AutoScoring

If you purchased TBRAC-2018 or wish to try a demo of TBRAC-2018, use this installer. This installer also updates existing installations of TBRAC-2018 to the current release of TBRAC-2018.


Operating Systems Supported: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows 2016 Server, Windows 2012 Server and Windows 2008 Server w/ Service Pack 2 Update. Supports 32 bit and 64 bit versions of these operating systems.
  • 4.04.08 Version
  • 11-08-2018 Updated
  • 88.5 MB Size
  • D0731547C2B271265C627E811551A9C6 MD5
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Additional Product Details

TBRAC-2018 is our popular edition for management of sidepots. This edition is part of our consumer products, which are editions used at home. Bowling centers needing the industrial edition that integrates with the scoring system will need the TBRAC-2018 AutoScoring Edition product.

TBRAC-2018 Professional is designed to make your work easier and enjoyable to where you will always want to run sidepots.

Many of TBRAC-2018 features are features CDE and its BLS product line have been doing for years. Such features include:

  • Manage as many tournaments as you wish.
  • Authentic support for Microsoft Windows using digitally signed applications for security and authentication purposes which follow software industry standards.
  • Built-in treasurer module to manage finances.
  • Manage men, women, mixed and youth singles tournaments and sidepots.
  • Support – CDE provides the largest opportunity for support for your program via online chat, message boards, email, fax, mail and phone
  • FREE- Extended Product Downloads – Why pay $39.95 extra that other companies charge to download the installer for your program in case you misplace the installation program, moved computers or the installer was corrupted or damaged by a virus. As long as the the program has not reached end-of-life, the installers are available for download FREE without any special passwords or confusing security codes.
  • WHY WAIT – When purchasing the software on our online store, the invoice will contain a temporary registration code for you to download and begin using the software FULLY while waiting for the permanent registration code sent the next business day. [Preorders excluded]
  • Additional features available beyond what is listed.
  • Use to run brackets for fun, to make additional money for yourself, the league, the youth program or your favorite charity.
  • USBC allows brackets to be offered for USBC youth leagues, providing winnings go to scholarship fund.
  • Twelve different bracket groups can be offered.
  • Each bracket group can be either scratch or handicap and can be a different price.
  • Each bracket group can either be offered for individual bowlers or teams.
  • Each individual can be entered up to 99 times for a total of 999 brackets per group.
  • Offer Reverse Brackets
  • Import league bowlers from BLS-2019, BLS-2018, BLS-2017 or BLS-2016
  • Import tournament bowlers from BTM-2017 or BTM-2015
  • Import bowlers from MBD-2019 (requires BLS-2019 Pro or A/S edition with MBD-2019 installed)
  • Supports up to 12 games.
  • Supports singles events tournaments (for multiplayer event tournaments – check out our BTM tournament program)
  • Mystery Doubles sidepots
  • Sweeper Doubles sidepots
  • High game pots
  • Inclusive doubles
  • Drop lowest game
  • Upload tournament results to personal website
  • Send notices to Facebook or Twitter
  • Backup tournaments to Dropbox
  • Email bowlers
  • Manage financials for the tournament
  • Manage as many tournaments as you wish (Why pay more for each tournaments)
  • Handles Scratch or Handicap tournaments – No extra fees
  • Handles Bowler and Team tournaments – No extra fees
  • Supports management of simple pro-am tournaments.
  • Rapid registration to accommodate walk-in style tournaments.
  • Easy to use score screen that allows for rapid score entry.
  • Multiple Reports are managed with customizable tournament results, detailed reports and more – No Extra Charge
  • Add graphics and watermarks from our bowling clipart CD-ROM’s or your own creations. You control size, position and effects
  • Fonts customizable of multiple reports
  • Easy to use Context Sensitive Help.
  • Built-in program manual and guide in PDF format.

Looking for a tournament program that supports multiplayer events of 2 or more players. such as doubles events, trios events, team events or all-events? Check out our BTM-2017 tournament software.

Additional features include:

Lane Assignments

  • USBC Schedule support.
  • Position rounds.
  • Reverse position rounds.
  • Different starting lane.
  • Holiday support.
  • Multiple shift support.
  • Multiple teams per lane support.

Score Entry

  • Easy to use score entry screen.
  • Rapid entry of scores.
  • View calculated columns to assist with diagnosing questions, such as scores with handicap, average of bowler per game, etc.
  • Baker score support.

Bowler Management

  • Easy to manage bowlers
  • View bowler history at a glance

 

  • Tournament results reports.
  • Squad result reports.
  • Fonts customizable of multiple reports, changing font style, size and color.
  • Print plain paper recaps
  • Print on available laser, inkjet and dot matrix printers

Some of the Internet enabled features include:

  • Single one-click upload to your websites comes standard with all editions of TBRAC-2018.
  • Download program updates from within the program.
  • Web uploads – Upload to your own website.

 

Some of the features for the financial management portion of BLS include:

  • Record payments and manage money with the built-in treasurer module.
  • Track winnings.

Some of the extras included in the professional edition include:

  • Additional report capabilities available only to Pro editions.
  • Password protection of leagues, for additional security.
  • PDF Export of reports, including standing sheets.
  • Import bowlers from Bowler Trac / BITS format
  • Export bowlers from Bowler Trac / BITS format
  • XHTML / HTML Export of reports. XHTML 1.0 is the first major change to HTML’s last major change was back in 1997. XHTML takes advantage of the newer features provided by the latest and most common browsers, including Internet Explorer 6 and the upcoming 7 as well as Firefox and Opera. It provides richer web pages as provides a larger compatible base of browsing platforms including cell phones, televisions, cars, handheld wireless devices and more.

 

The bracket module includes the following:

  • Use to run brackets for fun, to make additional money for yourself, league, tournament, the youth program or your favorite charity.
  • USBC allows brackets to be offered for USBC youth events, providing winnings go to scholarship fund.
  • Eight different bracket groups can be offered.
  • Each bracket group can be either scratch or handicap and can be a different price.
  • Each bracket group can either be offered for individual bowlers or teams.
  • Each individual or team can be entered up to 99 times for a total of 999 brackets per group.
  • New and improved bracket registration screen

 

The included Master Bowler Database integration features include:

  • Import bowlers from the MBD-2019

 

The following are systems requirements to install and operate this software:

  • Operating System: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows 2016 Server, Windows 2012 Server and Windows 2008 Server (with Service Pack 2). Supports 32 bit and 64 bit versions of these operating systems.
    (Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Windows 2003 Server , please see the Important Notes About Discontinued Operating Systems.)
  • Hard Drive Storage: 150-200 megs free space on hard drive (95 MB additional hard disk space required for installation. Space used may be less depending on prerequisite installs already present)
  • Display: 1024×768 or higher display resolution with greater than 256 color depth (16 bit color recommended) with 32 MB of graphics memory.
  • Display Fonts: Display font size to Small Fonts (100%)
  • Processor: Minimum operating system requirements, 1.4 gigahertz or faster recommended
  • RAM/Memory: Minimum operating system requirements, 2 gigabytes or more recommended.
  • Optical Drive: CD-ROM or DVD-ROM Drive 4x or faster (compatible with reading CD-R’s) – Not needed if installation via download.
  • USB Port: Not needed if installation via CD-ROM or electronic download from destination machine.
  • Printer: A physical printer or printer driver must be installed.
  • Pointing Device: Microsoft mouse or compatible pointing device
  • Software Prerequisites:
    • Internet Explorer: Internet Explorer 8.0 or later
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0 or later (free from Adobe.com website)
    • Internet connection to use built in Internet features

Important Notes About Discontinued Operating System:

No software company can effectively support any software for an operating system that the vendor is no longer selling, providing patches, addressing security issues, documenting or supporting.

Windows Vista Customers

On April 11 2017, Microsoft officially discontinued all support and updates for Windows Vista. Because of this, CDE Software can no longer offer official support for Windows Vista, nor will continue doing any internal compatibility testing with this operating system. We do expect that this product will be able to install on this operating system and function as designed, provided it has been updated to Service Pack 2, Internet Explorer 9, Windows Installer 4.5 and Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable and that necessary updates have been installed. For best compatibility and computer security, it’s suggested to upgrade to a newer version of Windows.

Windows XP customers

On April 2014, Microsoft officially discontinued all support and updates for Windows XP. Because of this, CDE Software can no longer offer official support for Windows XP, nor does any internal compatibility testing with this operating system. However, this product should be able to install on this operating system and function as designed, provided it has been updated to Service Pack 3, Internet Explorer 8, Windows Installer 4.5 and Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable and that necessary updates have been installed. For best compatibility and computer security, it’s suggested to upgrade to a newer version of Windows.

Windows 2003 Server customers

On July 2015, Microsoft officially discontinued all support and updates for Windows 2003 Server. Because of this, CDE Software can no longer offer official support for Windows 2003 Server, nor does any internal compatibility testing with this operating system.  However, this product should be able to install on this operating system and function as designed, provided it has been updated to Service Pack 2, Internet Explorer 8, Windows Installer 4.5 and Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable and that necessary updates have installed. For best compatibility and computer security, it’s suggested to upgrade to a newer version of Windows.

Pricing

Full Pricing: $179.00

Upgrade Pricing:

  • Upgrade from TBrac-2006 Standard purchased within 2016-2017 – $35.00
  • Upgrade from TBrac-2006 Standard purchased within 2014-2015 – $55.00
  • Upgrade from TBrac-2006 Standard purchased within 2010-2013 – $90.00
  • Upgrade from TBrac-2006 Standard purchased within 2005-2009 – $115.00

Product includes program installer, which also installs the program manual in PDF format. The printed manual and CD-ROM is available for an additional $15.00 or printed manual and USB Drive is available for an additional $23.00 plus S/H.

All upgrade orders are manually verified for eligibility. If the software was transferred to you by a previous user, a Transfer of Ownership form, from our support section, must be completed, signed and returned to CDE Software before order can be processed.