Post-installation and upgrade notes, Shared folders created by the installer – Kofax Document Exchange Server 2.5 User Manual
Kofax Document Exchange Server Installation Guide
on a local drive and have a maximum of 65 characters. If you want to switch back to the
default folder, click Restore Default Folder. When you have selected the folder, click Next.
Figure 4. Choosing the Backup Folder
Review the installation settings. To start the upgrade, click Install. The installer begins the
upgrade and indicates the status. When it is finished, it indicates whether the upgrade
Do not close the installer window until the upgrade is complete. Interrupting
the installation can leave the installation in an unrecoverable state.
If the upgrade is successful, you have the option of deleting the files that were backed up
during the upgrade. Select the option if you want to delete the backup files.
Post-Installation and Upgrade Notes
When the installation or upgrade is complete, note the following regarding additional tasks and
folders and logs to check.
Shared Folders Created by the Installer
The installer automatically sets permissions to the shared folders. Administrators group members
share the \DES\DES folder, which is located in the Kofax Document Exchange Server folder you
specified and is used for storing user inboxes. You can change this folder: see the Kofax Document
Exchange Server Administrator’s Guide for instructions.
Do not share any other folders in the folder where Kofax Document Exchange Server is installed.
Users other than administrators do not need to have rights to the folders in order to use Kofax
Document Exchange Server.