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Installing on Windows

  • Date: Oct 30, 2015

Installing on Windows

OM Plus can be installed on Windows Server 2003 (Enterprise and Standard), Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7 and Windows 10.

To install OM Plus Server on Windows, complete these steps:

1. Navigate to the directory containing the OM Plus install file and execute it.

2. When prompted, select the folder to select the installation directory.

3. The installation will complete.

Starting the OM Plus Windows Services

OM Plus adds the following seven services to Windows.

  • OMAdminServ
  • OMe2eServ
  • OmMonidotService
  • OMLPDServ
  • ompserv
  • OMSchedServ
  • OMStatusServ
  • omRemoteServ

Once installation is complete OM Plus can be accessed and utilized.

To access OM Plus, complete these steps:

1. From the Windows Start menu, select Programs, Plus Technologies OM Plus, Server, and then OM Plus for Windows.

The OM Plus for Windows screen appears.

OM Plus DM for Windows

2. Click Install All.

Green boxes with check marks appear in the Installed column.

3. Click Start All.

The screen now appears similar to the following.

OM Plus DM for Windows

Changing the Windows Environment

OM Plus also makes changes to the Windows environment. For example, it adds the system environment variable, OMHOME, which is the location of the OM Plus installation (the default is C:\plustech\omplus\server).

Installing Over an Existing Version

If an existing version of OM Plus is already installed on Windows and it is time to upgrade or install a new version, the new version can be installed while retaining all the user definitions set in the existing version. To do this, the services must first be stopped, and the existing version must be uninstalled using the following settings:

To install over an existing version, complete these steps:

1. From the Windows Start menu, select Programs, OM Plus, Server, and then OM Plus for Windows.

The OM Plus for Windows screen appears.

2. Click Remove All to stop and remove all services.

Empty red boxes appear in the columns.

3. From the Windows Start menu, select Programs, OM Plus, Server, Uninstall, and then Uninstall OM Plus for Windows. The Uninstall screen appears.

4. Select Keep all user definitions (destinations, etc.), and then click Uninstall.

The OM Plus Server is no longer installed, but all user definitions remain intact.

5. Install the new version of OM Plus, and then restart all services. For installation information, refer to Installing on Windows.

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