Database Driver for iNow UI Client

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The iNow UI Client uses the OleDb drivers from IBM.

  • In older Client Access versions they were part of the main package also containing 5250 Emulation and iSeris Navigator
  • In new IBM i Access Client Solutions the db driver for Windows are in a separate installation package.

No matter wich version you install, it is important to select the OleDb, not the ODBC driver.

Installation IBM i Access Client Solutions

Unzip the installation packet in a folder.

If you use a 32 Bit Windows version select the Image32 folder. If your Windows is a 64 Bit version use the folder Image64a. In each folder you find a setup.exe file which you have to start.

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After selecting your language you will see the welcome screen.

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Then you will be shown the licence screen and you can choose the installation folder.
Afterwards select the setup type.

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You can select “Typical”, or “Custom” if you want to select the components on your own.
Take care to choose “OLE DB Provider”. Also it is recommended to install SSL.

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Warnings about a missing AFP printer driver can be ignored for our use case.

After succesful installation you will find a link to installation folder on you desktop.

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