Installation Overview: The Business OpsCenter is a client program that
is installed on each user's computer. Each client will connect to a centralized
database file which allows clients to share information and communicate
with each other. There is not any server program that always needs to
be running. The centralized database file does need to be available at
all times though. Installation wizards will guide you through the entire
database and user setup process.
From the time the setup.exe program is executed, the menus and on-screen
instructions should guide you through the entire installation process.
Below is a brief outline of the whole setup process:
Install the first OpsCenter client on any workstation (preferably
on the workstation used by the person who is going to administrate the
Create a new user profile on the workstation.
Create a new OpsCenter database (set the database path to a folder
that is read/write accessible by all users and computers that will be
running OpsCenter clients.).
Set up a new OpsCenter user (the first user will be a full administrator
on the OpsCenter system).
Once the first user has been added, select that user as the default
user for the computer. Depending on certain settings, OpsCenter may
then start up directly in the system tray. Just click on the OpsCenter
icon to bring up the main window.
Under the "Admin Controls" menu, select the "Manage
Users" (A.K.A - "Edit Users") option to add all the remaining
When all the users are created, install the OpsCenter program on the
On all the subsequent OpsCenter workstation installations, create
a new user profile but select the existing database that was created
during the first OpsCenter setup.
Select the default user for each workstation from the list of users
created in step 6.
OpsCenter will remember the user name and database location when it