ViewSign Standard Administration Guide

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Installation

Installation Steps

  1. Start the installation file. Click Next.
  2. We have adopted a "silent installation" for this application. Therefore, you will not see any installation steps unless it requires your permission to do something.

Licensing

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ViewSign Professional can be licensed in three different ways.

1. Manual registration using a voucher code
You will receive a voucher code from ViewSonic (feel free to request a demo or development license from your technical account manager).

Steps to license ViewSign Professional:

  1. Start ViewSign Professional.
  2. Select 'Configure License' from the menu.
  3. Enter your voucher code and click 'Redeem voucher'.

2. Automatic Licensing using SIGNificant License Server 5
This licensing option requires an installed and configured SIGNificant License Server 5. You can use this command line It is recommended to use this licensing when performing a rollout, e.g. by using an installation script which runs the following command directly after a silent setup:

SIGNificantOfflineClient.exe /license /lic_server=UrlToYourLicenseServer

Example:

C:\Program Files (x86)\viewsign pro\SIGNificantOfflineClient.exe" /license /lic_server=http://<SERVER>:51001/License/LicenseService.asmx

Error-Handling:

  • If application does not start with this parameters, please check the logfile (%APPDATA%\SIGNificant Client\log\user.log and %APPDATA%\SIGNificant Client\log\licenseEXE.log) for error messages.
  • Please check the port of the license server. Typically the port is 51001 (see example above) and test your connection the service in a browser.

3. Enterprise Licensing
This licensing mechanism requres ViewSign Pro 20.28 or later.

  • You will receive a voucher code from ViewSonic (Note: this voucher is of a different type than for regular licensing as described above).
  • Please contact ViewSonic to help you setup the Enterprise Licensing environment.