Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

The Welkin Suite requires Microsoft Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 installed or later versions of Microsoft Windows.

The Welkin Suite was tested with the following operating systems:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 (32 and 64 bit);
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (32 and 64 bit);
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 (32 and 64 bit);
  • Microsoft Windows 10 (32 and 64 bit);
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Service Pack 1; 1)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012; 2)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2. 3)

Pre-requisites

The Welkin Suite requires Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Shell (Isolated). The Setup includes the installation of the packages for them.

NB: Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Shell (Isolated) requires additional support packages and they will be installed during the installation process too:
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Multi-Targeting Pack;
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 SDK;
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1 Multi-Targeting Pack;
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1 Multi-Targeting Pack (ENU);
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1 SDK;
  • Microsoft Help Viewer 2.1;
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Management Objects;
  • Microsoft System CLR Types for SQL Server 2012.

Security Policy

In some cases, due to the security policy of your company, you may face with an issue of failed installation. To solve this, please set the following setting for your firewall:

Service URL Port Protocol Type Program Name
Licensing updater.welkinsuite.com 443 TCP TheWelkinSuite.exe
Autoupdater updater.welkinsuite.com 443 TCP WelkinSuite.AutoUpdater.exe
Salesforce resources *.salesforce.com 443 TCP TheWelkinSuite.exe
Change log / release links welkinsuite.com 443 TCP TheWelkinSuite.exe
Installer builds.welkinsuite.com, updater.welkinsuite.com 443 TCP TheWelkinSuiteSetup.exe (web installer), WelkinSuite.AutoUpdater.exe, WelkinSuite.Bootstrapper.Managed.exe

Installation type

The Welkin Suite Setup provides per-machine (All Users) installation and requires administrative privileges. A per-user installation (Current User) is not supported.

Required disk space

The Welkin Suite Setup requires up to 1 GB of free disk space in the temp directory during the installation process and up to 1600 MB of free disk space in the Program Files directory to install all prerequisites and The Welkin Suite application. Please make sure you have enough free disk space before running the Setup.

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Last modified: 2017/05/16 11:15

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