Windows - Install Intrexx

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The following provides a step-by-step guide for installing Intrexx for the first time. The guide assumes that the Online Updates will also be installed during the installation process. A portal is created once the installation process has been completed in its entirety.

Step-by-step guide

To install Intrexx 19.03 for the first time, please proceed as follows:
  1. Execute the "setup.exe" file as the administrator (right-click > "Run as administrator").
    The welcome dialog for the Intrexx setup will be shown.

    Agree to the terms of the License Agreement.
  2. Click on "Next".
    The dialog for selecting the installation will be shown.

  3. Select the "Intrexx Portal Server Production Installation (Standalone)" option.
  4. Click on "Next".
    The dialog for selecting the Java Runtime Engine will be shown.

  5. Select the "JDK provided by Intrexx installer" option.
  6. Click on "Next".
    The dialog that provides a summary of the installation options will be shown.

    Name Description
    Installation directory If you are upgrading, the directory that the previous version of Intrexx (18.03) is installed in needs to be selected. If you select a new or empty directory, the setup will perform a new installation.
    Packages to be installed The presets can be left as they are here.
    Expert settings The presets can be left as they are here.
    Portal server configuration The presets can be left as they are here.
    Software update configuration The presets can be left as they are here.
  7. Click on "Start".
    The installation process will start.

  8. Click on "Finish".

  9. The dialog for installing Online Updates will be shown.

  10. Click on "Next".

  11. Click on "Start installation".
    You will receive a notification that Intrexx will be closed for the duration of the update. This means that your portal will not be available throughout.

  12. Click on "Yes".
    Another notification will open that will ask you to confirm the installation of the Online Update one more time.

  13. Click on "Yes".
    The Online Updates will now be installed. Click on "Next" once they have been installed.

  14. Click on "Finish".
    You have successfully installed Intrexx for the first time.

Set the administrator password
Set a password for the administrator as soon as the installation is complete.
Proceed as follows to do so:
  1. Start the Portal Manager.
  2. Click on "Extras > Administration logins...".
  3. Select the "administrator" user in the dialog that opens.
  4. Click on "Edit".
    The dialog for changing the password will open.

  5. Leave the "Old password" field blank. (The administrator will be given a blank password during the installation process.)
  6. Set a new password and repeat it.
  7. Click on "OK".
You will need to enter this password the next time you log in to the Portal Manager.