Guardianship Reporting Software
Future Site of the Trial Court Administrator hosted and managed
Probate and Guardianship Smart Forms.
Please check back for upcoming changes.
The forms available below are still in effect until we transition completely
in the coming weeks.
To obtain the software necessary to complete the required Guardianship Accountings please follow the below instructions.
It is recommended that you print and review the Operating Instructions before using the program. If you downloaded the initial file to your desktop, you can delete the icon. Do not try to open the program using the icon on your desktop.
For technical assistance, please call 954-831-6340, Monday through Friday.
If you are unable to install the software, or do not have access to a computer, you may contact the Broward Law Library at 954-831-6226 to obtain copies of the forms.
The fee is $10 for a CD or $20 for hard copies.
You may also electronically file the required accountings. Please contact your attorney for information. If you are an attorney, please visit Probate eFiling for information on eFiling.
To assist in the installation process, please print this page prior to beginning the steps below.
Click on the link below:
You will be prompted to save this file to your computer. Internet Explorer/Windows XP users will see this:
Select the “Save” option.
Browse to a save location of your choice and select “Save.”
If the above dialog box appears, select “Close.”
Go to the directory where you saved the file.
If you saved it to your desktop, you will see the below icon somewhere on your desktop.
Right click the icon and select “Open”
If you saved the file to a directory, browse to the that location, right click the file and select “Open”
This will run an extraction tool. You will see the following dialog box:
Select “Extract.” The files will be extracted to a directory in your “C” drive and the dialog box will close.
Browse to your C drive and find the new folder titled “Guardianship”
Double click to open the file and you will see the following:
Double click the Setup.exe file, this will run the installation tool. Follow the on screen prompts to complete the installation.
NOTE: If you receive the following message when attempting to install the software:
"Setup fatal error: Unable to generate installation log file"
you do not have enough permission to install the program.
Unfortunately this office cannot assist with that error.
Please contact your system administrator or
login to your computer under a user with admin privileges.
To run the program click on the Start button on your desktop, hover over “Programs” until a list pops up and browse to “Guardianship Reports 1.34”