Manually Install TC Client – TEKLYNX Central Instructions

Summary

This article provides a step by step procedure for manually installing and configuring TEKLYNX CENTRAL designer client (CODESOFT and LABEL ARCHIVE).

Instructions

Assumptions: In this article, we reference two servers:

  • TEKLYNX CENTRAL server = TEK-SVR2-2008
  • UMSS Server=TEK-SVR2-2008

Prerequisites:

  • If a USB license is used, unplug it
  • You must have local admin rights on the workstation

Follow these steps:

Step #1 – Remove legacy client applications – if the client computer already has another version (or demo version) of any or all of these applications, uninstall it:

  • CODESOFT
  • LABEL ARCHIVE Client (LAC)
  • TEKLYNX CENTRAL Browser Plugin

Step #2 – Copy files from the server and install on workstation – Copy these files from TC Server c:\Program Files (x86)\Teklynx\CommandCenter) to your workstation and install them the workstation:

  • LAC_SETUP.EXE (LABEL ARCHIVE Client)
  • CS_REMOTE_SETUP.EXE (CODESOFT)
  • TCCLIENTPLUGIN.MSI (TEKLYNX browser plugin)
  • TKXCENTRAL.REMOTEADJUSTMENT.EXE

Step #3 – Modify the CS.INI file – At the client computer Modify CS.INI (in C:\ProgramData\Teklynx\CODESOFT 2014) with the following:

In [general] section:

  1. Add – UMSSAVAILABLE=1
  2. Add – UMSS=1
  3. In [UMSS] section (create one if needed)
  4. Add – ServerAddr=tcp://tek-svr2-2008:8989
  5. Add – LoginMode=2

Step #4 – Update TC Server Name

For TEKLYNX CENTRAL 4.5, run the following command: TkxCentral.RemoteAdjustment.exe adjust “tcp://[TC Server Name]:8989”

For TEKLYNX CENTRAL 5.0 version, locate the file TkxSvrUmss.config in C:\ProgramData\Tki\TkxSrv folder.

  1. Locate the line begins with “<Client url”
  2. Add the name of the server to the statement (see example below)

Step #5 – Configure LABEL ARCHIVE Client Administration

  1. Open LABEL ARCHIVE Client Administration
  2. Navigate to the “Client configuration” screen
  3. Enter the correct Server name and confirm Port (default should be 8088)
  4. Select the Test button to confirm connection
  5. Click on the Save icon to save configuration
  6. Close LABEL ARCHIVE Client Administration

Silent Install Commands CENTRAL 4.5

Using the Workstation Install Module

Additional Comments

Instructions used on: TEKLYNX CENTRAL v4.5, Windows Server 2008, Window 10

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