Installing Service Manager (if required) - On Premises R2020

On-premises requirements, installation, and upgrade guide

Author-it Service Manager is required for the following functionality:

  • Centralized publishing
  • Author-it Xtend indexing
  • Review scheduling
  • Notifications
  • To install Service Manager:

The Service Manager installation file (Author-it Service.msi) is included in the downloaded package Desktop_Applications_Release 2020.zip or Review_Localize_Release 2020.zip.

  1. On your application services server, open Author-it Service.msi.

    This opens the Author-it Service setup wizard.

  2. Click Next.
  3. Accept the license agreement terms. Then click Next.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Click Install.