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E1: INST: Frequently Asked Questions on Microsoft Windows Enterprise Server Installation (Doc ID 1325811.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


This document answers a series of commonly asked questions on the Enterprise Server Installation on the Microsoft Windows platform. It also contains references to documents related to the Enterprise Server Installation for reference.

For information related to the Enterprise Server Installation on the iSeries or Unix Enterprise Server or the Deployment Server installation, refer to the following documents:


NOTE: The knowledge attachments are not meant as a substitute for the Installation Guide, but as an aid for better understanding of the Enterprise Server Installation process.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Question 1: What is an Enterprise Server?
 Question 2: Are there any prerequisites for installing JD Edwards EnterpriseOne?
 Question 3: What are the Hardware Sizing requirements for the Enterprise Server?
 Question 4: What are the Disk Space requirements for the Enterprise Server?
 Question 5: What are the supported databases?
 Question 6: What Operating Systems are supported for the Enterprise Server installation?
 Question 7: What is a Platform Pack?
 Question 8: Where can I download the Platform Pack from?
 Question 9: Where can I download the Tools Release from?
 Question 10: Are there separate installers for 32 bit and 64 bit platforms?
 Question 11: Can the Platform Pack be installed using Server Manager?
 Question 12: Where can I find the installation guide?
 Question 13: Which user should be used to run the Platform Pack installer?
 Question 14: Are there any third party software prerequisites for running the Platform Pack installer?
 Question 15: Is any JDK version needed to run the Platform Pack installer?
 Question 16: Can the Enterprise Server be installed on the same machine with other types of servers in EnterpriseOne configuration?
 Question 17: Does the Platform Pack require the other EnterpriseOne servers to be installed?
 Question 18: Is it mandatory to install both path code and database files at the same time?
 Question 19: How long will it take to run the Platform Pack installer?
 Question 20: Where is the Platform Pack install log?
 Question 21: Where are the scripts needed to manually populate the database?
 Question 22: How to troubleshoot the Platform Pack installation?
 Question 23: How to Uninstall a Windows Platform Pack and SQL Server Databases?
 Question 24: How can I rerun the Platform Pack installer?
 Question 25: How to check if the Enterprise Server installation was successful?
 Question 26: Which OS user should start the EnterpriseOne services?
 Question 27: Are there any special requirements for running the Platform Pack over a SQL Server 2005 and 2008 database?
 Question 28: Are there any known issues on running the Platform Pack Installer?

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