Table of Contents

Pre‐Requisites
Content Server Install Guide
Check Content Server is running
Windows Server Tasks before Configuring SAP
Make the Connection to SAP
Troubleshooting
Appendix A ‐ How to Add IIS in Windows Server 2008
Appendix B ‐ Opening Windows 2008 Server Firewall for SAP Content Server
Appendix C ‐SAP Notes
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Pre‐Requisites

• Server running Microsoft Windows 2008 Server R2 OS
• Java for launching SAP installation Manager
• Web Server IIS with IIS 6 Compatibility Management (see Appendix A on how to install Web Server IIS)
• SAP DVD Serial numbers 50098620 & 51038620 (installation master
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• Download the following files from SAP marketplace (found in software downloads in the latest Net Weaver Package download.) 50098620_2, 50098620_3 and the relevant installation master e.g. for Windows 2008 server on X64 51038620_12.

 

Content Server Install Guide

1. Using 51038620 select correct folder for hardware in use on the server in this example we are installing on e.g. IM_WINDOWS_X86_64.

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2. In the folder find and launch sapinst.exe.

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3. Select ‘SAP NetWeaver 7.0 including Enhancement Package…’, then ‘Standalone Engines’, then ‘Content Server’, lastly ‘Content Server and / or Cache Server’ as shown below.

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4. Click on the highlighted ‘Next’ button as shown below

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5. Click on the highlighted ‘Browse’ button.

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6. Locate the file LABEL.ASC on the 50098620_2 download or DVD and click OK.

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7. Click on the ‘Next’ button to continue

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8. De‐select Cache Server and select Database Instance and select ‘Next’.

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9. Review and modify, if required, the installation settings and select ‘Next’

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10. Click on the browse button.

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11. Locate the file SDBINST.EXE on the 50098620_3 download or DVD in the corresponding directory for the operating system and type and click ‘OK’.

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12. Once selected click ‘Next’.

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13. You will be prompted to enter the passwords for the user accounts ‘superdba’ and ‘control’. Please make a note of what these passwords are as you will need them later.

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14. database installation parameters and click ‘Next’.

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15. database log volumes, this is where the log files will be stored, and click on ‘Next’ .

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16. storage parameters for the database, amending the storage location if required, click ‘Next’.

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17. and amend previous entries before starting the installation. Click ‘Next’ to start the install.

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18. The Installation process will start with the progress shown on the screen.

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19. When complete a message will appear telling you it was successful. Select ‘OK’ to finish.

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