Installation

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The View Composer installation file you can download from Vmware Site  Run the View Composer Installer

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At the welcome wizard click Next to continue

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Read and Accept the ALUA to continue and click Next

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Choose a destination installation folder and click Next to continue 

Now you have to enter the data about the ODBC connection

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Click on ODBC DNS Setup

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Click on System DNS—Add

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Click on Add and select SQL SERVER

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Enter a Name for the ODBC connection (you will need it for the View Composer installation) and SQL server hostname or IP address. Click Next to continue

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Enter the SQL authentication /Windows AD Account . The username must have sufficient permissions on the View Composer DB. Click Next to continue

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Leave the settings by default and click View Composer and Click Next to continue

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Leave the settings by default and click Finish

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If everything is fine with the DB and ODBC creation you should see a window like this

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Now you have to enter the data about the ODBC connection which we just have created. Click Next to continue 

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If no reason to change the default SOAP port leave it by default. If you change it do not forget to add it to your environment documentation for future usage. If a non-default certificate is already installed for View Composer usage, you will be able to select it from this step. We use the default self-signed certificate. Click Next to continue

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Verify and click Install in order to start the installation

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Status of installation

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If the installation is successful, a window like this should appear click on finish

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