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Content Composer: Installation and System Creation

SECTION 1: Introduction

01 Getting Ready to Install 15 m
02 Activity: Download Content Composer

SECTION 2: Server Side Installation

03 Installation Package Components 6 m
04 Installation Demonstration: Content Composer Setup Wizard 3 m
05 Installation Demonstration: License File 2 m
06 Installation Demonstration: Create Content Composer Database 4 m
07 Installation Demonstration: Create Odin / MWS Database 6 m
08 Server Side Installation Reminders and Final Tasks 4 m
09 Full-Text Search 2 m

SECTION 3: Other Installations and Setup

10 Web Client Installation 6 m
11 Client Side Installation 6 m
12 Creating a New Composer System 7 m
13 Assigning a Normal.dotm to the New System 7 m
14 Review the Steps: Assigning a Normal.dotm to the New System
15 Summary 2 m

SECTION 4: Final Assessment (Earn 80% or higher to earn credit)

16 Final Assessment

Content Composer will transform your customer communications management. But first, you have to install it!

After downloading, expert Tusiime Ndyajunwoha will walk through how to set up the server, databases, and clients of Content Composer. Finally, he will show you how to create a new system so you'll be ready to begin designing your solution.

  • Premium
  • P1681
  • Intermediate
  • 1 hr 10 mins
  • Available with Premium Subscription

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Topics Covered
  • Viewing the Windows Installer Log
  • Launching the Setup Assistant with Composer.SetupAssistant.exe
  • Copying the License File to the Install Directory
  • Initializing the Content Composer Database
  • Editing the Database Connection to Create the Schema
  • Testing the Database Connection
  • Selecting User Information for the Database Alias
  • Creating the System Name, SystemObjectID, and Database Alias
  • Selecting Content Composer Services Location
  • Selecting the Content Composer Microsoft Word Template
  • Modifying the MWS and Odin Connection Strings
  • Setting Necessary Services to Startup Automatically
  • Installing Silverlight for the Web Client
  • Shortening the Default URL for the Web Client
  • Modifying the Content Composer Studio Shortcut Properties
  • Enabling Navigator, Object Inspector, Toolbox and Output Panes in Studio