Overview

The installation process varies slightly for new installations and upgrades.

New Installations

  1. Identify the machine on which you plan to install AccuSync. Make sure that it meets the requirements as described in Verify Prerequisites.
  2. Download the installation package from the AccuRev web site.
  3. Run the installation wizard.
  4. Linux users only: Start the AccuSync Services.

Upgrade Installations

  1. Identify the machine on which you plan to install AccuSync. Make sure that it meets the requirements as described in Verify Prerequisites.
  2. Back up the AccuSync database or existing AccuBridge configurations. See Back Up AccuSync and AccuBridge.
  3. Download the installation package from the AccuRev web site.
  4. Stop the AccuSync Server and AccuSync Tomcat Server. See Stop AccuSync Servers.
  5. Run the installation wizard.
  6. Linux users only: Start the AccuSync services. See Start AccuSync Services.
Note: Do not uninstall AccuSync if it is already installed. Install the later version in the same directory as your existing AccuSync. See Upgrading AccuSync from a Previous Version for more information. AccuSync users upgrading to a new version must back up existing configurations first.
Important: After upgrading to AccuSync 2016.2, you must update the AccuSync JIRA plugin, see How to Install the JIRA Plugin for AccuSync.