This chapter explains how to install the WebFOCUS Reporting Server on Windows. It is a simplified, WebFOCUS-specific version of the Server Installation for Windows chapter in the Server Installation WebFOCUS Reporting Server DataMigrator Server manual.
If you are installing the WebFOCUS Reporting Server on a platform other than Windows, see the Server Installation WebFOCUS Reporting Server DataMigrator Server manual.
After your WebFOCUS Reporting Server is installed, proceed to Installing the WebFOCUS Client.
Note: Throughout the manual, you will see references to 8.1 and 7.7. While 8.1 is the current release, certain references to 7.7 must be retained for the purpose of upgrading.
The following abbreviation is used for the drive letter of the ibi directory where you install WebFOCUS components on your system:
Substitute the actual letter on your system when reviewing procedures and examples in this document. Procedures and examples assume default locations and directory names. If you change defaults, substitute accordingly.