Intellicus Enterprise Reporting and Business Insights 18.1

Installing Intellicus

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To start with the installation process, unzip the setup file to get the ‘Intellicus<version>_win<architecture>.exe’.

Note: You must have Administrator Privileges on the machine on which Intellicus is being installed.

Double-click the ‘Intellicus<version>_win<architecture>.exe’ file.  This invokes the installation wizard that guides you through the installation process.  The installation program starts configuring windows installer.  After the configuration is over, the welcome screen of the installation wizard is displayed as shown below in Figure 1.

Note: If you have already installed this application on the computer, a message box would prompt to uninstall Intellicus.  If not, then next step shows up.

Note: To abort the installation process, at any stage of installation, you can click the Cancel button.

If you do not have Microsoft Visual C++ on your system, the installer will prompt a message to enable installing this component prior to Intellicus installation.

Figure 1 shows the Welcome Screen.  Click the Next button to proceed.  License Agreement screen appears.

Welcome Screen
Figure 1: Welcome Screen

Figure 2 shows the License Agreement screen.

License Agreement
Figure 2: License Agreement Screen

Read the License Agreement.

If you agree, then click Yes button to proceed to the Customer And Usage Details screen.

Figure 3 shows the Customer Information Screen.

Customer Information
Figure 3: Customer Information

User Name/ Company Name

Please specify the User Name and the Company Name.

User has an option to install this application for use by either all users (Select Anyone who uses this computer) or only by the administrator (Select only for me).

Click Next to move onto the next screen.

Figure 4 shows Installation Options screen.

Installation Options
Figure 4: Installation Options

Express Install

Select this option to:

  • Install all the components of Intellicus.
  • Install Intellicus at the default location set in the installation program.

Custom Install

Select this option to:

  • Select the components to Install.
  • Select the location to install Intellicus.

Click Next to proceed to Installation Location screen.

Installation Location
Figure 5: Option to change the destination folder

By default, the application is installed at path: C:\Program Files\Intellicus.  User has the option to either go with the default destination location or specify a different destination (installation) location.  Click Browse and specify the destination location to change it.

When you click Browse button, Choose Folder screen appears.  On this screen, you may specify path in the Path area.  If you do not remember the path, you can also select it from Directories area.

Installation folder
Figure 6: Specifying Installation folder

Specify path in Path area or select path by double-clicking and opening respective folders within Directories area.  Selected path will appear in Path area.

Click Ok to select the path for installation. Click Next to go onto the Select Components to Install screen.
Components to Install screen
Figure 7: Select one or more components to install

Select one or more components by selecting respective check boxes as shown in Figure 7.

Note: Select Components to Install screen also displays the required and available hard disk space for the selected components. You can utilize this information to determine the system requirements.

Clicking Next will open Configuring Port Numbers screen.
configure port numbers
Figure 8: Configuring port numbers

For Intellicus Portal Port (default 8080) and Intellicus Report Server Port (default 45450), specify a port number that is presently unused on this computer.

Note: Intellicus will not startup if a port specified here is already in use by other application on this computer. These port numbers can be re-configured at any point of time after Installation is complete.

Click Next after specifying port numbers.

If you had already installed Intellicus at the default path or custom path, setup will open Configure Overwrite Options screen.

Intellicus does not remove some of the folders after un-installation so that you can back up the configuration files. If you have made configuration changes during the previous installation, on Configuration Overwrite Options page, you can select the files that setup should replace.

Configuration Overwrite Options
Figure 9: Select the files that setup should replace

Click Next to proceed.

On clicking Next button,

In case of Express setup: Review The Installation Preferences screen will open up (Figure 11).

In Case of Custom setup: Configure Timeout Values screen will open up (Figure 10).

Configure Timeout Values
Figure 10: Configuring Timeout Values

Three timeout values are set on this screen. These are specified in seconds:

  • Report Server Timeout: This is the maximum time within which Intellicus Report Server should respond to a client request. Default: 600.
  • Report Server Chunk Timeout: This is the maximum time for which Intellicus portal will wait to receive first chunk of report output from Intellicus Report Server. Default: 600.
  • Database Connection Timeout: This is the time after which the database connection will be closed.

Note: These values can be re-configured at any point of time after installation is complete.

After specifying timeout values, click Next button to proceed to Review the Installation Preferences screen.

Review the installation preferences
Figure 11: Review the installation preferences screen

Review the information that is provided on this screen.  Click Back to go back and change any settings if required.

Click Next to go onto the Installation Progress screen.

Installation Progress
Figure 12: Installation Progress screen

After the installation is complete, InstallShield Wizard Complete screen will popup.

Installation Wizard Complete
Figure 13: Installation Wizard Complete

Check Start Intellicus Service checkbox to startup Intellicus Service. This service will startup Intellicus Server and Intellicus Portal.

Check Launch Portal checkbox to auto-open Intellicus portal in default browser (when Start Intellicus Service is checked).