On-prem? Run the PoliteMail prereq script to prepare for installation

*Please note the prereq script needs a minimum of 1 GB of RAM to run.*

You should have received a download link for the prereq script from your account manager. If not, email serversupport@politemail.com for the link.

Copy and paste the prereq script to the server on which you will be installing the software.

Server

 

 

 

 

 

Extract the file onto a temporary folder on your C drive.

Temp Folder

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copy the file path.

Copy FilePath

 

 

Run Powershell as the Administrator.

admin

 

 

Change directory to the file path.

sve directy

 

 

Execute the script.

execute script

 

 

Enter the technical contact name.

enter technical contact

 

 

Enter the technical contact email address.

email

 

 

Enter the FQDN of the computer.

fqdn

 

 

An output will appear if the certificate matches the FQDN.

output

 

 

Once the script is run, it will install the necessary features and roles required to run the PoliteMail Server software.

When the script has completed, you will see a list of the roles and features installed, if any of them state “false”, fix the errors and re-run the script.

true or false

 

 

 

 

Next you will be asked to connect your SQL instance. Enter in the necessary information

Ready to Install

 

 

 

Once all steps are completed, you will be asked to email the results of the output file located in the temporary folder to your account manager who will create your user license.

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