Before beginning your install of Forecast 5, we recommend you run through this check list and check the system requirements to ensure that you do not run into any issues.
||SQL Server* permissions, as well as Windows Administration permissions on the computer
||SA SQL Password*
||Temporarily disabled for the duration of the installation
||.NET Framework 4.0 and SQL Server 2008* or higher
||SQL Server (New or Existing)
||SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2* or higher
||Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2
||Free Hard Drive Space
||10 GB or higher
||8 GB or higher**
Please note that Forecast 5 cannot connect to an existing database and will need to create its own. (Unless it is a Forecast 5 Version 3 database).
* Only relevant in a multi-user environment or when using SQL Server Express and above (Not the default LocalDB)
** Please increase this requirement should the machine be hosting the SQL Server also (Not including LocalDB)