This article describes the process to install InfoBurst builds 240 and earlier.



  • Right-click the installation file and select Run as administrator (if applicable)
  • Select Next on Welcome screen
  • Select I accept the terms of the License Agreement then select Next
  • Select Next to install in default folder. Select Change to install in directory other than default, then select Next.
  • Select Install

Windows protected your PC

Based on Windows security, some environments may display message Windows protected your PC. Select More info then Run anyway to start the installation.


Service Account
  • Open the Windows Services panel
  • Stop the InfoBurst Platform Server service
  • Double-click to open service properties
  • Select the Log On tab
  • Apply a service account
    • Service account must be member of the local Administrators group and be a member of the domain with Modify access on destination share folders.
  • Start the InfoBurst Platform service

Repository Setup
  • Open a command prompt (Run as administrator)
  • Change directory to the InfoBurst application root folder (default = C:\Program Files (x86)\InfoSol\InfoBurstPlatform)
  • Enter CreateRrepo
  • Enter number corresponding to your database type

SQL Server
  • DB User: Enter database username
    • Leave username and password blank to use Windows Authentication to SQL Server. The Windows account assigned to run the InfoBurst Platform service will be used.
  • DB Password: Enter database password
  • Database Server: Enter a Database Connection String
  • Catalog: Enter database name
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service

  • DB User: Enter database username
  • DB Password: Enter database password
  • Database Server: Enter a Database Connection String
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service

SQL Lite

SQL Lite should only be used for testing purposes and is not recommend for production use.

  • Database Name: Enter a database name (or use default InfoBurstEnterprise)
  • Enter Yes to create repository
  • Re-start the InfoBurstPlatform service

Apply License Key

The Server IID file required to obtain a key can only be generated after installation is complete. The server will function for 30 days without a key. Apply a key as soon as possible after installation. See License Management for licensing instructions.

Log In
  • Browse to http://<SERVER>:8554
  • Enter default credentials (Username: admin, Password: admin)

See Also


Applying an Update

Server Backup

Uninstall InfoBurst