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Install Digital Safe Connector on Windows

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To install the Digital Safe Connector on Windows, double-click ConnectorName_version_platform.exe.
Read and follow all installation instructions on the screen carefully.
1.
The License agreement dialog box opens.
2.
Read the license agreement and if you agree to its terms, select I accept the terms of the License Agreement and click Next.
The Choose Install Folder dialog box opens.
3.
Choose an installation folder for Digital Safe Connector. By default, Digital Safe Connector is installed in C:\Autonomy\ConnectorName, but you can click the Browse button to choose another location. After you choose an installation folder, click Next.
The License Server Configuration dialog box opens.
4.
The Enter Installation Name dialog box opens.
5.
Enter a unique name for the Digital Safe Connector installation. This name is used for the Digital Safe Connector executable and various files. The name you choose must not contain any spaces. After you select a name, click Next.
The Service Settings dialog box opens.
6.
 
The port number that Digital Safe Connector uses to communicate with the license server. This port must not be used by any other service.
The IP addresses of computers that are permitted to access the Digital Safe Connector status, but are not permitted to control the status.
If you want to permit a number of machines to access the Digital Safe Connector status, use a wildcard. For example, enter 187.*.*.* to permit any machine with an IP address that begins with 187 to access the Digital Safe Connector status.
If you want to permit a number of machines to control the Digital Safe Connector service, use a wildcard. For example, enter 187.*.*.* to permit any machine with an IP address that begins with 187 to control the Digital Safe Connector service.
The DRE Settings dialog box opens.
7.
 
IDOL Server Hostname
The port number that IDOL server uses to communicate with the connector. This port must not be used by any other service.
The name of the IDOL server database into which you want the connector to index the information.
The Pre-Installation Summary dialog box opens.
8.
Review the installation settings, and click Previous to reverse through the installation configuration dialog boxes to change any settings if necessary. If you are satisfied with the settings, click Install.
The Installing Digital Safe Connector dialog box opens. The progress of the installation process is indicated.
If you want to abort the installation process, click Cancel.
The Start Service dialog box opens.
9.
Choose whether or not you want to start the Digital Safe Connector service at this point or later and click Next.
10.
You can now edit the Digital Safe Connector configuration file and start the Digital Safe Connector service if you didn’t start the service in Step 9.