Summary of changes - Metasys - LIT-12012067 - Software Application - System Configuration Tool - 15.0

SCT Installation and Upgrade Instructions

Product name
System Configuration Tool
Document type
Installation Guide
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The following information is new or revised for SCT Release 15.0:

  • Updated SQL Server Software requirements.
  • Updated Operating system requirements.
  • Replaced references to Metasys UI Offline with Johnson Controls System Configuration Tool (JCT) throughout this document, because this tool is rebranded.
  • Removed references to the Open Data Server (ODS) because the latest available version of the ODS is Release 10.1. The ODS is not available for upgrade to Metasys Release 12.0.
  • Updated Upgrading from SCT Release 13.2 or later to Release 15.0 software to include a note that you must upgrade SCT and server products to the same version on a unified server.
  • Removed problems related to Windows 7 and Windows 8 from Troubleshooting because these Windows versions are no longer supported.
  • Updated Troubleshooting to document an issue about the upgrade of an SCT archive.
  • Updated Troubleshooting to document an issue where it is not possible to download legacy archives with SCT.
  • Updated Troubleshooting to include a workaround for an issue where appsetting keys are not persisted after an uninstall.
  • Updated the document throughout to be generic so that the document applies to both Metasys and Facility Explorer (FX).
  • Updated SCT installation and upgrade prerequisites to indicate not to manually delete the MetasysIII\Packages folder or the files in it
  • Updated SCT installation and upgrade overview to indicate that you cannot install SCT Release 15.0 on a computer with a Metasys server that is at Metasys Release 11.0 or earlier.