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Chapter 1: Getting Started

1.1 Pro Server Installation

  1. Select the Akeni Pro Server installation file that matches your operating system and double-click on the file.
  2. If you are installing the commercial version of the software, or you have received an extended evaluation license key, please make sure that you have placed the license key file in the same directory as the installer.
  3. A welcome window will appear with information pertaining to the Akeni product, press the “Next” button to proceed.
  4. The license agreement will now appear. If you accept the license agreement, select “I agree with the terms of the license” and press the “Next” button to continue. Otherwise, press the “Cancel” button to exit the installation.
  5. The installer information window will now appear. Enter the applicable information and press the “Next” button to continue.
  6. Enter the password for system administrator account "admin" and enter the password again to verify the password. You will have re-install the program if you lost your password (but your data will still be intact)
  7. Select the location where you wish Akeni to be installed and where the application data should be stored. Other options include:
  8. Press the “Next” button to proceed.

  9. You're now ready to install. The preview window will list the options that you have selected. If you wish to make changes, press the “Back” button. Otherwise, press the “Install” button to proceed.
  10. Akeni Pro Server has now been installed. To complete the process, press the “Finish” button.

1.2 Launching Akeni Pro Server

  1. Depending on the options you selected during installation, you can start Akeni Pro Server in the following methods:

    OR

    OR

1.3 Pro Client Installation

  1. Select the Akeni Pro Client installation file that matches your operating system and double-click on the file.
  2. If you are installing the commercial version of the software, or you have received an extended evaluation license key, please make sure that you have placed the license key file in the same directory as the installer.
  3. A welcome window will appear with information pertaining to the Akeni product, press the “Next” button to proceed.
  4. The license agreement will now appear. If you accept the license agreement, select “I agree with the terms of the license” and press the “Next” button to continue. Otherwise, press the “Cancel” button to exit the installation.
  5. The installer information window will now appear. Enter the applicable information and press the “Next” button to continue.
  6. Select the location where you wish Akeni to be installed and where the application data should be stored. Other options include:
  7. Press the “Next” button to proceed.

  8. You're now ready to install. The preview window will list the options that you have selected. If you wish to make changes, press the “Back” button. Otherwise, press the “Install” button to proceed.
  9. Akeni Pro Server has now been installed. To complete the process, press the “Finish” button.

1.4 Launching Akeni Pro Client

  1. Depending on the options you selected during installation, you can start Akeni Pro Client in the following methods:
  2. OR

  3. Enter the "admin" account password to login to server as the Akeni Pro Server administrator:

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