Obtaining the Installation Program

When talking about Setup.exe, we're actually talking about Microsoft Windows Installer. Windows Installer is an installation and configuration service provided with Windows. The installer service enables customers to provide better corporate deployment and provides a standard format for component management. The installer also enables the advertisement of applications and features according to the operating system.

Preparing for Installation

Before you start installing the software, please review the following information:

Running the Installation

Now you're ready to execute the installation procedure:

Installation Maintenance

Once installed, it is important to know the proper way for maintaining your application installation. Installation maintenance provides following options:

To be able to run GeoView installer procedure, Windows user needs to have elevated (i.e. administrative) privileges. Otherwise, user needs to log on to a system as a Power User or Administrator to be able to run the installation. Each user has its own set of application settings, which corresponds to Microsoft's general software installation policy. Before you begin installation, make sure all other applications are stopped. If you are reinstalling or upgrading GeoView, make sure that GeoView is not running before you start setup.