ECMS - Manual Client Installation Steps - February 2023, 22.2 build 219

This document explains how to install the Perceptive Content client version required for testing prior to February 2023 upgrade.

Perceptive Content Desktop Client Installation Steps

  1. Download the latest client here
  2. Locate the downloaded file on your computer, then rename the file from ClientSetup_219.exe.rename to ClientSetup_219.exe
  3. Right-click on the renamed file and select Run as Administrator.
  4. InstallShield Wizard will launch and present a Welcome screen. Click Next
    Install Wizard Welcome
  5. If the required supporting files for Microsoft C++ Redistributable and Microsoft .NET are not installed, you will be presented with a dialog to install them. If they are already installed, this dialog will not appear. You must install these files.
  6. Scroll to the end of the license agreement and select I accept the terms in the license agreement, then click Next
    Scroll to the end, and Accept
  7. On the following dialog, you will be able to select specific features for installation. It is recommended that you select features as shown. Once you have made your selections, click Next
    EP2 features
  8. If you are installing the client for the first time, an additional dialog will appear requesting that you configure at least one Connection Profile used to connect to the Perceptive Content server. In the "Default Connection Profile" dialog, configure the connection profile for either Test or Dev:
    Establish a Default Connection Profile
    • Test:
      • Profile name: Anything you like, e.g. Test
      • Server name:
      • Port number: 6000
    • Dev:
      • Profile name: Anything you like, e.g. Dev
      • Server name:
      • Port number: 6000
  9. The installer will ask for the Deployment Server URL. Since you are installing the latest version of the client only for testing, this field should be blank. If not, you should blank it. Click Next
    Blank out the Deployment Server question
  10. The installer will present a dialog on which you can select shortcuts; choose according to your preference:
    Installer shortcuts
  11. Now you can click on the Install button and the client installation will begin:
    Installer shortcuts
  12. Possible Warnings:
    • If you are upgrading from a previous version of the Perceptive Content client, the PEDS Service Monitor may be loaded. If so, the installer will present this dialog. You should select "Automatically close and attempt to restart applications" and click on the OK button to continue the installation...
      Installer shortcuts
    • If you are upgrading from a previous version of the Perceptive Content client and you had the old client running, the installer will present this dialog. You should switch to the running Perceptive Content client and close it, then switch back to the installer and click on the Retry button to continue the installation...
      Installer shortcuts
  13. This Installation Wizard Completed dialog will be shown when the upgrade is finished:
    Installer shortcuts
  14. To test the ImageNow Printer features, additional steps will need to be completed:
    ECMS - Configuring the ImageNow Printer

Keywords:ECM ECMS Enterprise Content Management Imaging System Perceptive Content Experience ImageNow client PEDS push update install installation configuration   Doc ID:74280
Owner:Craig S.Group:ECMS
Created:2017-06-23 10:01 CDTUpdated:2022-12-30 10:03 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, ECMS
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