C01. LumenSoft Candela RMS Installation Guide

Table of Contents

  1. Operating System
  2. Installation of Candela Pre-requisites
  3. Install LumenSoft Candela RMS
  4. Logging in to LumenSoft Candela RMS for the first time

Operating System

LumenSoft Candela can be installed in Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2000/2003/2008. Please check the latest service pack of the operating system for smooth working and installation.

Installation of Candela Pre-requisites

Before installing LumenSoft Candela RMS all the pre-requisite software should be installed on the computer. Following software are required for running Candela RMS:

  • . Net Framework 4.5.1
  • Crystal Reports for .Net Framework 4.0
  • Microsoft Report Viewer Runtime 2012
  • Windows Installer 3.1
  • SQL Server 2012 Express Edition

Please Note that all these software are installed automatically by Candela Installer. If any of above software is already installed then Candela Installer skips that installation and moves to the next step.

Install LumenSoft Candela RMS

Go to directory where you saved the downloaded LumenSoft Candela RMS Setup file.

Double click on the Setup.exe file. This will start the installation of Candela.

Note: Screen in Step1 to Step5 will only appear if the Pre-Requisite software are not installed on your computer. If these software are already present on your computer then you will not see the screens in Step1 to Step5

Step 1: If .Net framework 4.5.1 is not installed on your computer then system will give you the following message:

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Press “Accept” on this screen and installer will continue with installation. If Candela Installer detects this software on your computer then you will not see this screen

Step 2: If Crystal Reports for .Net Framework 4.0 is not installed on your computer then system will give you the following message:

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Press “Accept” on this screen and installer will continue with installation. If Candela Installer detects this software on your computer then you will not see this screen

Step 3: If Microsoft Report Viewer Runtime 2012 is not installed on your computer then system will give you the following message:

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Press “Accept” on this screen and installer will continue with installation. If Candela Installer detects this software on your computer then you will not see this screen

Step 4: If Windows Installer 3.1 is not installed on your computer then system will give you the following message:

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Press “Accept” on this screen and installer will continue with installation. If Candela Installer detects this software on your computer then you will not see this screen

Step 5: If SQL Server 2012 Express Edition is not installed on your computer then system will give you the following message:

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Press “Accept” on this screen and installer will continue with installation. If Candela Installer detects this software on your computer then you will not see this screen

Step 6: Now Your Computer will start Installations of above software. You don’t have to do anything. Just let the installer do its job

(The below screens will only appear if system showed you the license agreement for these software in step 1 to step 5. Otherwise the system will continue with next step.)

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In case of Windows Installer 3.1 installation the system will ask you to reboot the system and show you the message given below:

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Step 7: If you see the above message then press “Yes”. The system will reboot. After reboot the system will automatically continue with the installation process

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Step 8: This screen shows that Candela RMS software installation has started. Just click “Next”

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Depending upon type of Installer, you will get one of the two screens. Trial version comes with sample databases (on left side) while regular installer (right side) comes with blank database.

Step 9: Now the system is asking you to specify the type of business. Select your business type. This will create a database with some sample entries for the selected business type. This will give you a quick start. You will be able to take reports for the already entered data. You will be able to add your data. If you are unsure about the business type then accept the default selection of “General” and just press “Next

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Step 10: Now the system asks for the name of the database. You can change the database name or just press “Next” to continue with installation

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Step 11: Now the system asks the location where Candela is going to be installed. You can accept the suggested location (You should have “D” drive on your computer) or change the installation folder. Then press “Next” to continue with installation

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Step 12: Now the system has done all the background work and is ready to install Candela. Just press “Next” to continue with installation

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Step 13: This step may take few minutes so wait patiently and let the installer finish its job

Important Note: If you encounter any message box like above, just click “Continue”. This message box pops up if some of the system components are already present on your machine and it is either read-only or busy in some processing. Clicking Continue will install Candela RMS without any problem and it will work perfectly normal.

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Step 13: Now Candela installation is complete.

Please Reboot your system and run Candela. You can run Candela from the installation folder OR you can click on the Candela shortcut created by system on DeskTop

Logging in to LumenSoft Candela RMS for the first time

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If you are not a registered user then by default you are a “trial version” or “demo version” user. When you run the software (by clicking the Candela icon) you will see the following screen displaying message that this is “Unregistered Product”.

You can load LumenSoft Candela RMS application by clicking  image051 button and use LumenSoft Candela RMS’ full functionality as a trial or demo user.

When you click on “Register Later” Candela Login Screen appears as below:

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Here enter following data:

User ID: demo

Password: demo

Click image054 or press ENTER from your keyboard.

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