GeneXus for SAP Systems Installation Steps

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This chapter describes the steps to install GeneXus for SAP Systems Note that you must have Administrator rights to execute the installation and make sure to install as a user with full control on the target installation folder.

Below are detailed instructions for the installation process.

  1. Be sure to fulfill GeneXus for SAP Systems Hardware and Software Requirements (if .net 4.6 is not installed, GeneXus will install it on step 6)
  2. Run the Setup of GeneXus for SAP® Systems installer
  3. A dialog like the following appears:
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    By clicking on 'Install', you accept the License Terms, and the 'typical' installation process begins.
    • GeneXus for SAP® Systems is installed in the displayed Product Install path
    • SAP Hana GAM Platforms are installed 
  4. By clicking on 'License Terms', these are displayed in 4 different languages:
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    By clicking on 'Install', you accept the License Terms, and the 'typical' installation process begins.
    • GeneXus for SAP® Systems is installed in the displayed Product Install path
    • SAP Hana GAM Platforms are installed 
  5. Now you are installing GeneXus for SAP® Systems.

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          If you click on 'Cancel' the installation process is canceled. 

     6. When installation finishes, the following dialog appears:

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        Click on 'Close' to finish setup. Click on 'Run' to open GeneXus for SAP® Systems.

Note: At the end of the setup process a Genexus.exe /install operation is executed to register User Controls, Extensions, and Documentation. This process creates in the installation folder the files:

  • userControls.ari
  • *.supportfiles
  • *.html

These files are needed for using GeneXus.

FAQ

Q: Can I have more than one GeneXus for SAP® Systems installation in the same PC?

A: You can’t have more than one local installed version. When executing the setup for the second time, the previous installation is detected and a dialog box is displayed with the following options: Repair/Reinstall and Uninstall GeneXus for SAP® Systems. These options apply to the previous installation.

However, it is possible to have any number of local working versions, just duplicating GeneXus' root folder.

Q: Can I have more than one GeneXus for SAP® Systems version installed on the same PC?

A: Yes, you can. The only constraint is that they must be installed in different directories.

Q: Can I share a GeneXus for SAP® Systems installation?

A: No, this is not available on this GeneXus version.


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