Administration Software on a LAN

Apendix 2 – Installing the System Administration Software on a LAN
The PARTNER or MERLIN Messaging System Administration (SA) application software can be used instead of the Touch-tone user interface to configure and program the messaging system. You must use the SA application to configure the Unified Messaging application.
Installing the SA Application
The SA application is installed on a PC that is connected to the LAN.  Only a user on that PC can install the SA application.  The SA application will communicate with the Messaging system through its LAN port.  Installation of the MERLIN Messaging or PARTNER Messaging SA application can be performed from the MERLIN Messaging System Release 3.0 or PARTNER Messaging Release 6.0 Library CD. You select “PARTNER Messaging or MERLIN Messaging System Administration” under “Install Software” from the main Library screen. This will automatically launch a windows software install wizard. Follow the instructions displayed by the install wizard to complete the installation.
Launching the SA Application
To 1. start the SA application, perform one of the following steps:
Dou▪ ble-click on the MERLIN or PARTNER Messaging Administration desktop short cut.
Sel▪ ect the MERLIN or PARTNER Messaging Administration short cut from the Start menu.
Fro▪ m the Start menu, select Programs > MERLIN Messaging Release 3.0 or PARTNER Messaging Release 6.0. (This is the default location.)
The2. Messaging Login window appears, displaying the Messaging Login dialog box.
In 3. the IP address or host name box, enter the Fixed IP address of the Messaging System module that was loaded into the message system (See Section 2)
In 4. the Login box, enter sysadmin.
In 5. the Password box, enter the system administration password. (If this is your first time logging in to the system, click the OK button. You are prompted to enter the password.)
Cli6. ck the OK button.
Once you log in successfully, you can start administering the Messaging system. The SA application windows display the current Messaging settings. For more information regarding installation and use of the SA application, see the MERLIN or PARTNER Messaging System Administration Getting Started Guide under Documentation, System Administration contained on the Library CD.