Required database information for installation – Kofax Front-Office Server 3.0 User Manual

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Kofax Front-Office Server Installation Guide


Kofax, Inc.

X To install Kofax Front-Office Server with Kofax Capture


Install Kofax Capture 8 with Service Pack 4.


Install Kofax Capture Import Connector - Web Services that is provided with Kofax Front-
Office Server as follows:


Insert the Kofax Front-Office Server installation media into your drive.


Browse to the \OtherResources\Kofax Capture Import Connector - Web Services



Open the readme.txt file and follow the instructions.


Install the Kofax Capture 8.0 feature package as follows:


On the Kofax Front-Office Server installation media, browse to the
\OtherResources\Kofax Capture folder.


Double-click ColorCompressionSetup.msi to run the installer.


If the Web server for Kofax Capture Import Connector - Web Services is also installed on
the server, use Internet Information Service (IIS) Manager to change the port of the
Default Web Site, which is used by Kofax Capture Import Connector - Web Services. You
can use any unused port, such as 8008. Do not use ports 80, 8080, and 8888, which are used
by Kofax Front-Office Server.


If you are using any client applications that connect to the Web server for Kofax

Capture Import Connector - Web Services, change the configuration to use the new port
number. You must also specify the port number when specifying the host name in


Verify that Kofax Capture and Kofax Capture Import Connector - Web Services works
properly and is licensed.


Install Kofax Front-Office Server.


Kofax Capture must be installed before Kofax Front-Office Server on a server. Installing

Kofax Capture on a server where Kofax Front-Office Server is already installed is not supported.

Required Database Information for Installation

Depending on whether you are installing a Departmental or Workgroup configuration, you need
to provide information to connect to the database and log on.

Database Information for the Departmental Configuration

During installation, you are prompted to provide the following information for the embedded


The password for the Windows user account for starting the database service. This account
is created by the Installer.


A user name and password for a database account to authenticate with the database. This
user account is created in the database. It does not need to be a user who will be used for
Kofax Front-Office Server.

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