iAM App | 30days Trial Version

The iAM App | 30days Trial Version package includes iAM App R2.11.04 | Business Edition, the iAM App server and database engine and some sample files.

The installation creates the folder C:\Program Files\BlakeDev and places the iAM App icon on your desktop ready to go. On 64bit computers the folder is C:\Program Files (x86)\BlakeDev.

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Installation Guide

The Installation Guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to successfully install the iAM App 30days Trial Version. The guide covers the following subjects:

Installing the application

NOTE: You will need Administrator privileges to install the program!

The installation will propose the folder C:\Program Files\BlakeDev for the main application. It is recommended to accept this default folder. If you choose to select a different location, the application will require reconfiguring first!

  1. Download and save the zip file to a secure folder on your hard-disk.
  2. Extract the enclosed files to the same folder.
  3. Locate and double-click the file Setup.exe in that folder.
  4. Follow the Windows Installer prompts
  5. Select the Typical Installation option when prompted

NOTE: You can delete the zip file after successful installation but you need to keep the extracted files in a secure location as they are required if you want to uninstall the application later.

Setting the required folder permissions

NOTE: You need Administrator privileges to modify folder permissions!

View or download iAM App Installation Guide

To set the permissions for the two key folders open the Windows Explorer.

The two key folders shown below require the Windows 7 permission: Full control.

  • Folder 1: C:\iAMApp - location of the server database, system files and folders
  • Folder 2: On 32-bit computers: C:\Program Files\BlakeDev
  • Folder 2: On 64-bit computers: C:\Program Files (x86)\BlakeDev
  • To change the permissions in Windows 7 do the following:
  1. Select and right-click a folder listed above
  2. Select Properties and on the General Properties dialog that is shown select the Securities tab
  3. Below the Group and user names list click the button Edit
  4. On the Permissions dialog that is shown select Users
  5. In the list Permissions for Users select the required permissions - Full control
  6. Press OK on the Permissions dialog and then OK again on the General Properties dialog

NOTE: In Windows XP, you need to remove the Read-only check for both folders and in the Share tab allow users to modify files in the two folders.

Opening the sample application for the first time

Once installed, double-click the new iAM App desktop icon. Depending on your computer security and user settings, the first time the application is opened a security warning will appear.

The warning asks you if you want to be warned prior to opening this program from Blake Developments, select yes. The program will close again.

Opening and logging into the sample application

Double-click the iAM App icon and on the security warning that will follow select to open the program.

The application will load and the iAM App | Secure Login screen will appear. Select:

  • User name: Guest
  • Password: guest
  • Click the Enter button
Uninstalling the application

To uninstall the iAM App | 30days Trial Version application simply follow the bow steps

  1. Click the Start menu button and then select Control Panel
  2. Select Add / Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7)
  3. Select and right-click on Blake Developments - iAM App Trial Version
  4. Select Uninstall and follow the Windows prompts
  5. NOTE: This will also remove the Runtime Database Engine. Refresh list to make sure
  6. Select and right-click on Microsoft Access 2003 Run-time Database Engine
  7. Select Uninstall and follow the Windows prompts
  8. You may have to restart your computer
iAM App System Requirements

The following minimum requirements are applicable for a successful iAM App installation.

Windows Minimum Requirements

  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 & 10
  • A PC with a 1 GHz Intel or AMD processor
  • At least 512MB of RAM
  • At least 250MB of Hard disk space
  • Access to the Internet

Application Integration

  • Microsoft Office Outlook, Word and Excel - 2010, 2013, 2016 & 2019
  • Internet Browser
Recommended Installation Settings

iAM App client application: C:\Program Files\BlakeDev\

iAM App server: a network drive that is backed up regular