Press in on the black lever on the side of the USB and it slide forward. While still holding the lever, insert the USB into your computer’s USB port. Once the USB device is full inserted into your computer you are ready to begin.
If you are on a PC,
open “My Computer” and double click the e•MedTAG device. If prompted, select “Open my Medical Profile”. If no prompt appears, double click e•MedTAG.exe to run the application.
If you are on a MAC,
you should see the e•MedTAG icon on your desktop. Double click the icon, then double click the e•MedTAG application. The application will launch. If the e•MedTAG icon does not appear on your desktop, open a new window. The e•MedTAG icon should appear. Click on the icon, then double click the e•MedTAG application. The application will launch.
You must first type your password in the password field of the gray screen. If this is your first use, your default password is “password”. After typing your password, press the “Login/Edit” button. This will take you to the first white screen where you can input/edit your personal information. After entering your personal information, click the “Edit Medical Info” button in order to input/edit your medical information.
On the initial use of the e•MedTAG, the default password is, “password”. After pressing “Login/Edit”, you are required to change your password. DO NOT FORGET YOUR PASSWORD, AS IT IS THE ONLY WAY TO EDIT YOUR INFORMATION.
The e•MedTAG device will function like any storage device. You can copy and paste documents, images etc. to the e•MedTAG.
If you are on a PC, simply navigate to the location of the file you wish to upload. Right-click the file using the right mouse button. From the menu that appears to the left, click on “Copy”. Now open “My Computer”. Right-click the e•MedTAG device. From the menu that appears to the left, click on “Paste”. This will COPY the file you selected to the e•MedTAG.
If you are on a MAC, open the thumbdrive window using the same method you would use to open the e•MedTAG application. Then, once this window is open, simply locate the file you wish to copy and drag it to this window.
If this is the initial use of the e•MedTAG, click the “Upload Photo” button. Browse your computer and select the photo to be uploaded. If you wish to change an existing photo, click the “Change Photo” button. Browse your computer and select the photo to be uploaded.
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