If you intend to use IIS as the web server for your Intrexx installation,
the IIS configuration needs to be performed before the Intrexx setup.
Information about configuring IIS on a Microsoft 2012 / 2016 Server can be found
Later during the process of the Intrexx setup, select "IIS Webserver Support"
selecting the packages to be installed.
2. Start setup
After downloading Intrexx, unpack the download package. Then execute the file
You can read the End User License Agreement by clicking on
"License Agreement". You can then activate the checkbox next to
"I accept all conditions of the license agreement".
Click on "Next".
3. Select installation type
Intrexx Portal Server Production Installation (Standalone)
With this option, only the Portal Manager
will be installed. Select this
type of installation if you want to connect to an Intrexx
Portal Server from a client,
in order to create new portals there or to edit existing portals.
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Click on this button to open a
which will provide you with information about the components included in
each installation option.
Click on "OK".
Close all other running programs and then click on "Next".
4. Java Runtime
Select the desired JDK and then click on "Next".
for more information about this.
5. Installation directory
Custom installation path
Enter the desired installation path here or select it by clicking on
if you are performing a new installation of Intrexx.
The Intrexx installation folder is hidden. It can be made
visible via the Explorer settings.
Already used installation paths
If a version of Intrexx is already available on the system, it will be shown in
the area below. You can select this path simply by clicking on it.
6. Installation summary
In this image, you can see the individual components and settings for a full
installation. If you want to change settings or components, simply click on
the corresponding heading in this overview. In the subsequent dialogs, you can
make the necessary changes. In a minimal installation, the range of components in
this dialog is reduced accordingly. Click on "Start".
7. Start installation
You will be shown the current installation progress here.
8. Finish the installation
Complete the installation by clicking on "Finish".
The Intrexx Portal Manager can then be started from the Programs group or
desktop shortcut. On Linux systems, you can find "manager.sh"
in the folder "<intrexx>/client/bin/linux".
9. (Silent) Command line installation
Intrexx can also be installed by using the command line. To do so, open the
Windows command line (Start menu / Run…, then enter "cmd"),
then navigate to the download package and enter the following text:
The corresponding installation parameters will be queried. However, you also have
the option to use a file called configuration.properties as well that contains
all parameters. The command line call will then look like the following:
consolesetup.bat --configFile=<Path to file>\configuration.properties
The "configuration.properties" file must be created manually. Please enter the
corresponding parameters to the file in the following manner:
#Intrexx installation configuration
#TCP-Port for Supervisor Service (default 7960)
#Portal server installation
#Optional Client (set to false for headless installation)
#Webserver Connector (set to true, if IIS is used)
#Installation Directory (e.g. c\:\\program files\\intrexx),; please escape special characters with \
#Source directory, where the setup files are located; please escape special characters with \
#Oracle database support (set to true, if an Oracle DB is used)
#Apache Derby database installation
#Apache Tomcat Installation, set to true if you want to use Tomcat as webserver
#Advanced Settings for JRE installed Systems
10. Parallel installations
If you would like to install multiple instances of Intrexx, please
consider the following points:
Use a different installation directory.
Otherwise the new setup will replace the existing Intrexx installation.
Use a different portal database.
It is especially important for test and development systems
that you do not use the same database as the productive system.
Intrexx can be uninstalled on Windows systems from the system settings
(Programs and Features). On Linux systems, Intrexx will be uninstalled
with "uninstall.sh". On Windows systems, the package
Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable will be installed during the installation process of Intrexx as well. It can also be removed via the Control Panel (Programs and Features).
The files "uninstall.exe" and "jbroker.exe" require elevated execution rights:
Starts the uninstall process, deleted files and possible registry information from your system.
Component of the Java runtime environment. Is not used by Intrexx.
To find out how to create a new portal, click here.