Step By Step Kofax Capture Server 9.0 Installation
You will get the following screen once you insert your media, click on “Install Kofax Capture to begin the Installation”.
Click ok to Welcome screen
We have to agree with the license agreement
Select Installation type , here I am going to setup an server.
This location for Installation folder, leave it with C drive default if you are not using another drive/partition for the applications and click next.
Server files Folder contains – Workstation Setup, Batch classes, Batch, and Image file Information. So here im using UNC path of my clustered File server Share Folder as below.
\\KFXCLSTRDFS\KFXFileShareSpace (You need to Map this drive on each Client Workstations once you complete this process).
Click next to proceed.
Database Configuration is the next Option we should define. “Standard” will install with SQL Server Express edition
Here I already have an SQL Server configured on another server clustered it self, I am selecting SQL Server.
Click Next to proceed.
Site Name (Local Machine’s Host Name) and Site ID (Starts from 1) will automatically Pick up. Either you can customize but its better to leave as default for easy identification in the future.
Station ID will pick automatically using your Local machine’s hostname, but it has removed “-” to separate station ID from the Site Name. So I will leave this default also.
Select Manual as login, this may require once it reboot.
Click Next to Start Installation.
Click Ok to System file Update
Setup will take Several minutes.
Provide your Licensing details if you have purchased the product,
Click “Manual” if you have got an temporary license for a short time period.
Hardware key will detect automatically if you have pugged it to the local machine.
I will cancel this as I haven’t got any license at the moment.
Let It Proceed
Database configuration Utility Will appear as below. Provide your Instance Name, Database name
Also the Credentials, Check “Store Batches in SQL Server” And apply.
Here in my Setup I am using an Clustered database Access point (KFXSQLSERVERCLR1).
Click Yes for the verification massage .
I got this error because of windows firewall on DB Server and Kofax Server. Turn off windows firewall for the moment or
Open required ports for Kofax to proceed.
This massage appears once connection is success with the Database Server. Click OK to the massage.
Give a moment for the installation.
We done here with the Server Installation. Click finish
Check on Programs, it will contain all the module as you seeing below.
Install Client Node.
First Step is to Map share folder which we located Client components at the server installation.
Go to My computer and click ‘Map Network drive on Menu. Get the folder mapped to the client Host as figured below.
Folder will Explored automatically once you mapped.
Browse “WrkInst” Folder and run the setup from there.
I have ignored basic steps like license agreement and etc. .
Select the Destination folder for the installation and click next.
Here also it picks up Hostname of the local machine as ID. So leave if for default and click next.
Select Manual Login
Click Next to proceed with the installation.
Click Ok to system file update.
Be Patient Until Installation take you for the next step.
Here We done !
It has been installed required components on the client, so try it Via Administration Module.
All the batches and settings should load as it is which you configured on the Server.