Installing SOAPware DataManager

This lesson provides illustrated instructions for completing the installation of the SOAPware DataManager to your system.

Before You Begin

Before starting the SOAPware DataManager installer, log in to the Server using the Administrator account.  If you do not have access to the Administrator account, please contact your Network Administrator.

 

Installing the SOAPware DataManager

Installing the SOAPware DataManager

To start the SOAPware DataManager installation, insert the SOAPware CD and Click Install DataManager.

If the CD does not auto-run, browse to the FSCommand\SOAPwareDataManager.exe file on the CD and double-click it.

Then do the following:

Click Next on the Welcome Screen.

Read the License Agreement

Read the License Agreement

On the License Agreement screen, please read the license agreement. If you agree to the terms of the License Agreement, Select "I accept the terms in the license agreement" and Click Next.

If you do not agree to the terms of the License Agreement, Select "I do not accept the terms in the license agreement", and Click Next.  The installer will exit, and the SOAPware DataManager will not be installed.

 

When the Customer Information screen appears, fill in the appropriate information and Click Next.

When the Customer Information screen appears, fill in the appropriate information and Click Next.

On the Destination Folder screen, change the install location if needed, and Click Next.

On the Destination Folder screen, change the install location if needed, and Click Next.

On the Ready to Install the Program screen,Click Install.

On the Ready to Install the Program screen,Click Install.

The install process will begin.

 

Completed Screen

Completed Screen

When the installation is finished, the InstallShield Wizard Completed screen will appear. Click Finish to exit the installer.

Congratulations!  SOAPware DataManager has been installed!

 

Locate Folder

Locate Folder

Open My Computer and browse to C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\8.3 (or the install folder for your database server) and create a folder named soapwaretemp.

For example, if your server is installed in C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\8.3 (the default location) then you will want to create the directory in the following location:  C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\8.3\soapwaretemp

For 64-bit systems, the PostgreSQL folder will be in C:\Program Files (x86)\  instead.                                  

The steps to create this folder will differ slightly based on your version of Windows.

Folder Properties

Folder Properties

Right Click on the soapwaretemp directory and click 'Properties'

Security

Security

Go to Security (1) and click Edit (2)

Edit

Edit

Select postgres from the list of groups and users (1), then check Full Control (2), Click OK (3).

Change Password

Change Password

It is strongly recommended to change your database password.

To do this, go to Start, Programs, SOAPware, SOAPware DataManager and then login with the password of soapware.

Once they are logged in, click Options on the left side, then click Change Password to reset their database password.

 

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