Overview of manually changing the ADS or ADX Turnkey name and the computer name - Metasys - LIT-12011177 - M4-ADSTK-PC - M4-ADXTK-RCK - M4-ADXTK-TWR - ADS/ADX Turnkey - 11.0

ADS/ADX Turnkey User Guide

Product name
ADS/ADX Turnkey
Document type
User Guide
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About this task

This section provides an overview of the steps to change the ADS or ADX Turnkey name and the computer name. You must perform all the steps referenced in this section in the correct sequence.


  1. Prepare the computer. See Preparing the Turnkey computer.
  2. Prepare the archive. See Using an existing archive or creating a new archive.
  3. Uninstall the ADS/ADX and SCT software. See Uninstalling ADS or ADX and SCT software.
  4. Rename the computer. See Renaming the Turnkey computer.
  5. Verify SQL Server software and Reporting Services functionality. See Verifying SQL Server software and Reporting Services.
  6. Reinstall the ADS/ADX and SCT software and rename the Site Director. See Reinstalling Metasys software and renaming the Site Director in Metasys Database Manager.
  7. Download the ADS/ADX . See Downloading an archive database to an ADS or ADX Turnkey.
  8. Test the ADS/ADX . See Finalizing ADS or ADX Turnkey settings.
  9. Finalize Launcher settings. See Finalizing Launcher settings
  10. Upload your changes to the SCT. See Uploading ADS or ADX Turnkey name changes to the SCT.
  11. Verify Metasys Advanced Reporting System functionality. See Verifying that the Metasys Advanced Reporting System is working properly.