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Chapter 22. Setting Up a Small Network > Running the Windows Home Server Connec...

Running the Windows Home Server Connector Setup Program

With your Windows Vista client PC ready, here are the steps to follow to install the Windows Home Server Connector:

1.
Insert the Windows Home Server Connector CD.

2.
If you see the AutoPlay window, click the Run setup.exe link. Otherwise, use Windows Explorer to open the CD and double-click SETUP.EXE.

3.
Enter your User Account Control credentials to authorize the installation.

4.
In the initial Windows Home Server Connector dialog box, click Next.

5.
Accept the license agreement and click Next. The Windows Home Server Connector installation begins. When the install is complete, you’re prompted for the Windows Home Server password.

6.
Type the Windows Home Server password. If you’re not sure of the correct password, click Password Hint to display the hint text that was entered during the Windows Home Server install.

7.
Click Next. Windows Home Server Connector joins your computer to the network and configures Windows Home Server to back up your computer nightly.

8.
Click Next to complete the Windows Home Server Connector installation.

9.
Click Finish. Windows Home Server Connector adds a shortcut to the server shares on your desktop. Note that this shortcut appears on the desktop for all users of the computer.

10.
The Home Server Tray application icon appears in the notification area.


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