Downloading the Installer Activity

 

 

 

Step

Action

1. 

Decision: Learn how to download from the Trial site or the Customer Support Portal.

·         Try It Now - Trial Evaluation Software
Go to step
2

·         Customer Support Portal
Go to step
13

2. 

The Jaspersoft website www.jaspersoft.com is opened for you.

 

Begin by clicking  Try It Now button

3. 

An explanation of the choices available on this page is in this lesson's Overview.

 

To proceed with this activity, click the Get the Download button.

4. 

If you are not registered with Jaspersoft, a Register Now form appears.

 

For the purposes of training, the form is completed for you when you click the Register Now title bar.

 

Click the Register Now form title bar.

5. 

The form is completed for you.

 

Click the Click to Submit button.

6. 

Decision: Please make a selection from the options listed below.

·         Windows 64-bit
Go to step
7

·         Windows 32-bit
Go to step
29

7. 

Locate the 64-bit installer for Windows.

 

Click the jasperreports-server-5.1-windows-x64-installer.exe link.

8. 

Following your web browser's process, Save the file.

 

Note: Do not click Run. You need to use the Run as administrator feature to install the software.

 

Click the Save button.

9. 

It may take several minutes to download the installer.

10. 

When the download completes, open the folder that contains the download.

 

For the purpose of training, the Downloads folder has been opened for you.

11. 

The software is downloaded. You can now proceed to the next lesson to install the software.

 

Note: You need administrator privileges to install the software.

12. 

Congratulations!

 

You downloaded the installer software from the Jaspersoft web site.

End of Procedure. Remaining steps apply to other paths.

13. 

The Jaspersoft website www.jaspersoft.com is opened for you.

 

Begin by clicking the Support link.

14. 

The Customer Support Portal login page appears.

 

 

You need the login credentials provided in an email from Jaspersoft Technical Support or from your Account Manager in the Sales department.

15. 

For the purpose of training, when you click the Username field, a username and password is entered for you.

 

Click in the Username field.

16. 

Click the Login button.

17. 

The Jaspersoft Customer Support Portal home page appears.

18. 

Locate the primary menu bar across the top of the page.

 

Point to the Downloads link.

19. 

Click the JasperReports Server Commercial Editions link.

20. 

The Software Downloads page for JasperReports Server appears.

21. 

Next, click the Installers link.

22. 

The page auto-scrolls to the Installers section.

23. 

Notice there are separate 32-bit and 64-bit installers for Windows, Linux/UNIX, and MacOS X.

 

These are the bundled installers.

24. 

Note: The WAR Archive allows you to set up JasperReports Server with an already installed Java application server and database.

 

Refer to the Supported Platforms (http://www.jaspersoft.com/supported-platforms) web page for a list of supported Java application servers and repository databases.

 

The WAR file installation is taught in another lesson.

25. 

Decision: Please make a selection from the options listed below.

·         Windows 64-bit
Go to step
26

·         Windows 32-bit
Go to step
35

26. 

Locate the 64-bit installer for Windows.

 

Click the Download link.

27. 

Following your web browser's process, Save the file.

 

Note: Do not click Run. You need to use the Run as administrator feature to install the software.

 

Click the Save button.

28. 

It may take several minutes to download the installer.

Go to step 10

29. 

Locate the 32-bit installer for Windows.

 

Click the jasperreports-server-5.1-windows-x86-installer.exe link.

30. 

Following your web browser's process, Save the file.

 

Note: Do not click Run. You need to use the Run as administrator feature to install the software.

 

Click the Save button.

31. 

It may take several minutes to download the installer.

32. 

When the download completes, open the folder that contains the download.

 

For the purpose of training, the Downloads folder has been opened for you.

33. 

The software is downloaded. You can now proceed to the next lesson to install the software.

 

Note: You need administrator privileges to install the software.

34. 

Congratulations!

 

You downloaded the installer software from the Jaspersoft web site.

End of Procedure. Remaining steps apply to other paths.

35. 

Locate the 32-bit installer for Windows.

 

Click the Download link.

36. 

Following your web browser's process, Save the file.

 

Note: Do not click Run. You need to use the Run as administrator feature to install the software.

 

Click the Save button.

37. 

It may take several minutes to download the installer.

Go to step 32