Reinstalling Metasys software and renaming the Site Director in Metasys Database Manager - 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

You require the Metasys software installation files to complete the steps in this section. You can find the files on the Turnkey computer in C:\Program Files\Turnkey Metasys Install\ or download them from the Johnson Controls Software License portal at


  1. Install the SCT software. Refer to Installing the SCT Software in the SCT Installation and Upgrade Instructions (LIT-12012067) for details.
  2. Log on to the newly installed SCT.
  3. From the Tools menu, click Database > Restore Backup, select the database backup that you created in 17 of the Using an existing archive or creating a new archive section, and then click Restore.
  4. Start the Metasys Database Manager in Expert mode. For details, refer to the Expert Mode section in Metasys Database Manager Help (LIT-12011202) .
  5. Click the Rename tab.
  6. Enter the old Site Director name and the new Site Director name in the corresponding fields.
  7. Click Rename Now.
  8. When the Site Director rename process is complete, install the ADS/ADX software.
  9. Go to Downloading an archive database to an ADS or ADX Turnkey.