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GPOADmin 5.15 - Quick Start Guide

Upgrading GPOADmin

Consider the following when upgrading GPOADmin:

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Run the autorun.exe and select Install.
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Select Quest GPOADmin and click Install.
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Right-click GPOADmin and select Export.
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Run the autorun.exe and select Install.
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Select Quest GPOADmin and click Install.
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Double-click the file or right-click and select Merge to import the file back into the registry.

Using the database upgrade script

GPOADmin upgrade scripts are located in the Database Scripts sub-directory in the install directory. The database upgrade script for each GPOADmin version is in a sub-directory for that version.

The upgrade scripts are run based on the following:

If required, you can manually upgrade the GPOADmin database.

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Expand the Database Scripts sub directory in the install directory.

Configuring the GPOADmin Server

The Version Control server must be configured before users can connect to the Version Control system.

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Run All Programs | Quest | GPOADmin from the Start menu.
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In the GPOADmin console, right-click the GPOADmin node and select Connect.
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In the Connect to Server dialog box click Connect to connect with the current logged on user credentials or select the down arrow in the Connect button and select Connect As to enter new credentials (domain\user and password).
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To save the credentials, select the Remember my password check box and click OK.
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In the Select a Configuration Store dialog box, select AD LDS, Active Directory, or SQL for your configuration storage location.

The best practice is to use AD LDS as the configuration store. However, in large environments, SQL server is the recommended option. Quest uses the following criteria to define large environments:

These are guidelines and should not be considered as an exhaustive list.

Updating your license

If you want to upgrade your license (for example from a trial license) or you want to change your license for any reason, you can access the license information through the server properties.

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Select the GPOADmin node, right-click and select Connect To, and connect to the console.
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In the Options dialog expand License | Current License.
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Check the Update License check box and browse to and select your updated license.
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