Installing Zim 8.50 Developer Package with ZimQt

Notes:


Verify the information in Pre-Installation Steps for Windows to ensure you will be able to install and run Zim 8.50 Developer Package without problems.

The same installer can be used for both Server and Client installation. The type of installation is determined in step 5.

 

Locate and run the Zim 8.50 Developer Package with ZimQt installer.

1. If the User Account Control dialog pops up, click on Yes to continue the installation

 

2. Select the installation language (English or Português Brasileiro) and click on OK

 

3. Click on Next > to continue the installation

 

4. Read the License Agreement and click on I Agree once you are ready to continue

 

If you are installing Zim on a Client machine, continue in the next step. Otherwise, go to Server installation.

Alternative, you may also use the ZimQt and Thin Client installer or the Zim IDE with ZimQt and Zim Thin Client installer if you need to install several client machines.

Client Installation

5. Select Client

 

If you are upgrading or reinstalling Zim, the components already installed appear in bold

 

6. Choose the folder where you wish to install Zim 8.50. The default installation location is recommended. Click on Next >

 

7. Click on Re-install to install only Zim Thin Client, ZimQt and Zim JDBC/ODBC Driver. Click on Next > to continue

 

8. The products to be installed (Zim Thin Client, ZimQt and Zim JDBC/ODBC Driver) will be listed. Click on Install to continue

 

Continue on Step 11 below.

Server Installation

 

If you are installing a trial version of Zim 8.50, you should have received an e-mail containing the trial activation keys for the following products:

Zim PDP (Professional Developer Package);

Zim JDBC/ODBC Server License.

 

Otherwise, If you have acquired full licenses for the above plus any additional products, you will be required to enter each license individually in step 7b.

 

    5a. By default, Zim Thin Client, ZimQt and Zim JDBC/ODBC Driver are already selected when the installer starts

 

    5b.Select the products you wish to install

In the example below, a trial version of Zim 8.50 will be installed with Zim PDP, Zim JDBC/ODBC Server and Zim IDE

 

If you are upgrading or reinstalling Zim, the products already installed appear in bold

    5c. Once you have checked all products to be installed, click on Next >

 

6. Choose the folder where you wish to install Zim 8.50. The default installation location is recommended. Click on Next >

 

    7a. If you are reinstalling Zim 8.50, click on Reinstall

 

    7b. If you are installing Zim 8.50 for the first time, or installing additional components, you need to enter you license and activation information

 

The products that do not require a specific license are:

Zim Thin Client

ZimQt

Zim JDBC/ODBC Driver

Zim IDE

 

The products that require a specific license are:

Zim PDP (Professional Developer Package) (trial license available);

Zim JDBC/ODBC Server License (trial license available);

Zim JDBC SAM (Server Access Module);

Zim Web;

Zim Backup Server.

 

For each additional licensed product, you need to enter the following information:

 

Licensed To:

Serial No:

Activation Key:

 

7c. After entering the required information, Click on Add new key to add the licensed product to the installation list

 

8. Repeat step 7b for each additional activation keys

 

9. After you have entered all the needed activation keys, click on Next >

 

10. The products to be installed will be listed. Click on Install to continue

 

11. If you have previously installed Zim 8.50, ensure none of its components are running
Otherwise, an error message will appear. If this happens, please terminate the running Zim 8.50component and click on Retry

 

12. The installation should continue uninterrupted

 

13. Zim 8.50 has been installed and is ready to use

 

14. You may need to reboot your machine before using Zim 8.50

 

15. Verify that the files zimdbagent.exe, ZimIDE.exe, zimserver.exe, zimqtc.exeand  zimtc.exe are in the Zim folder (e.g., C:/Program Files (x86)/ZIM/8.50)

 

✓You have completed the installation procedure for Zim Developer Package with ZimQt