IMTA – Installation Manual
[Windows Vista and SQL EXPRESS 2005]
[Tested on Windows Vista Ultimate 32Bit]
Engineers and Clients interested in IMTA installation.
[It is assumed that any installation attempt is
performed by a user who has administrative privileges on the installation
1..... Installation Step (1) Installing the
Database Server. 3
2..... Installation Step (2) Configuring the
IMTA database on the Database Server 7
3..... Installation Step (3) Installing the
IMTA Client Application 10
4..... Launching the IMTA Application. 12
5..... Built In User Accounts. 13
6..... Post Installation Configurations. 14
7..... Troubleshooting Installation. 14
8..... Verifying SQL Server 2005 Express is
9..... Further Support 15
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IMTA Hardware Requirements.
Intel or AMD based Processor running at least 1.4 GHz
Minimum 512 MB Memory installed
Minimum 1GB of free space on installation partition
IMTA Operating System Requirements.
Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista (32 bit Versions)
On Windows Vista, the IMTA software uses Microsoft SQL
Server 2005 Express Edition as its database backend. Hence, any installation of
IMTA requires the installation of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition
The Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition can be
downloaded directly from Microsoft’s website.
The recommended version for download is:
SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Services
Please note that this version contains all necessary
components in a single setup file. To install the Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Express Edition database server, Click on the downloaded SQLEXPR_ADV.exe file.
The setup will first install some prerequisites and
then will ask user to select features that are required to be installed. We
recommend that you select all the features to be installed on the feature
Once all the features have been selected for
installation the user may click next to continue. Another important setup
dialog relates to the security model usage by Microsoft SQL Server Express
Edition. On the Authentication Mode dialog the user must select Mixed Mode, Also please specify alam74 as the sa password.
Configuration Options please check on the Enable User Instances and the Add
User to the SQL Server Administrator Role.
The setup then
displays the installation selection on the Ready to Install dialog.
The user may click
Install to initiate installation. The setup Progress dialog then displays the
installation progress of individual components.
Upon successful installation, the setup may ask for a
reboot. The user is recommended to reboot the computer even if it is not
required by the software.
Once the Microsoft
SQL Server Express 2005 is installed and can be confirmed in a running state.
The second setup is to configure the IMTA database on the server. To configure
the database, browse to the folder: 2_Configure_IMTA_Database_On_Server
And launch the Setup.exe
by double clicking on it.
This will display a
dialog box on the main desktop.
Click on Next to
continue with the installation.
Agree to Licence Agreement and Insert Customer
Information. On the Database Server Dialog, Click on the Dropdown box and
select the installed Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition.
This should be (local)\SQLEXPRESS
Please note that
in some cases it may appear that the dialog box will contain
that’s the case and the user is sure that the instance name is default then
user should change it accordingly. Also, the user may click on the browse
button to find installed SQL database servers. See following screen shots.
Once the settings
are confirmed, please click on the Next button to continue. On the next dialog
click on “Complete” and click Next and Then Install to configure the IMTA
database on the server.
Click on Finish to
close the dialog box.
completion of step 1 and 2, the IMTA client application can be installed. To
install IMTA Client application, Browse to the folder:
And launch the Setup.exe
by double clicking in it.
Please note that IMTA
requires Microsoft.net framework 1.1 runtime. Upon launch, the IMTA Client
setup will attempt to install these pre-requisites. To ensure successful
installation you must select “yes” if asked for any pre requisite installation.
of these runtimes, the IMTA Client setup will display the IMTA License
dialogs enter/select required information and Click on Next to continue and
complete the Installation.
After a successful
installation, you may launch the IMTA Client application by navigating to StartàAll Programs àSotware4SolutionàIMTAàIMTA
Click on the link
IMTA and the application will launch prompting for a user and password.
installation use the special login engineer and password engineer to
access the IMTA.
[You may also use USER USER for IMTA]
Once you logged in, IMTA will require you to enter the
organizational information and generate a license file. Once you have generated
the license file. Please close the software and re-launch it by using the
5. Built In User Accounts
Login : engineer
Password : engineer
Login : USER
Password : USER
6. Post Installation Configurations
Ask yourself the
Did you follow the
installation steps in the order specified in this document?
Did you install
the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition?
Did you configure
the IMTA Database on the SQL Server?
Did you install
all the runtime required by IMTA Client installation?
Also, if you have
a firewall installed on your computer, did u open up the port that is used by
SQL server and IMTA to establish connectivity?
Is the Microsoft
SQL Server 2005 instance for IMTA is running? You can check it through Services
under Control Panel à Administrative
Tools à Services.
In the case of SQL Server 2005 Express Edition on Vista. The user can use the Services option in administrative tools to verify that the
service is running.
Apart from the services option the user may also launch
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio to connect to the installed SQL Server
instance. A successful connection will confirm the running state of the
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