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HRPro Web Application Server Deployment (for Web Client) on Windows Server 2012

HRPro Web Application Server Deployment on Windows Server 2012 (for Web Client version 13)

1. Install Windows Server 2012 with all security updates, hot fixes and service pack from Windows Update

2. Open Server Manager, click 2 Add roles and featurs


3. Click Next to the Server Roles, check Web Server (IIS)


4. Click Add Features button


5. Click Next to the Features tab, check ASP.NET 4.5


6. Select All components in Application Development in the Role Services tab.


Click Next and Install. After Install completed, restart the Server.

7. Open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager (Server Manager -> Tools)


8. Setup the HRPro web site

1) Create a folder using your company name (e.g. MyCompany or HRPRO) in c:\inetpub\wwwroot,
2) Copy the HRPro Web Access files from the WebClient Sub Folder in the HRPro Setup Package to the c:\inetpub\wwwroot\[MyCompany] with all subfolders.
3) Open IIS Manager again, go to Web Sites -> [MyCompany]. Right Click, Convert to Application.

9. Modify the HRPro.Config to define the SQL Server Connection String nd SMTP Server for the Email.

HRPro.config

<appSettings>
  <add key="data source" value="NUTECH-OFFICE\HRPRO2008"/>
  <add key="initial catalog" value="dbHRPro"/>
  <add key="user id" value="sa"/>
  <add key="password" value="Password"/>
  <add key="smtp from" value="hr@hrpro.hk"/>
  <add key="smtp from name" value="HR Department"/>
  <add key="smtp network host" value="smtp.gmail.com"/>
  <add key="smtp network port" value="587"/>
  <add key="smtp userName" value="hr@hrpro.hk"/>
  <add key="smtp password" value="Password"/>
  <add key="smtp enableSsl" value="true"/>
  <add key="smtp CCToSender" value="0"/>
  <add key="smtp BCCToSender" value="0"/>
  <add key="MaxUploadFileSize" value="41943040"/>
</appSettings>


10. Open Web Client

     In IE, type http://localhost/mycompany

For remote computer, replace the localhost with the server IP address should access HRPro Web Access also.


11. Install Arial Unicode MS font in order to produce Chinese Report properly (if the server do not installed Microsoft Office). See Why all Chinese Characters on the PDF Report displayed as rectangular box in HRPro Web Client? for instructions.


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