B.2 Modifying Dynamic File Services

The Modify option in the Dynamic File Services Uninstall tool allows you to add or remove the Service component of the Dynamic File Services software on a computer. The Service component is typically installed only on those servers where you want to create pairs and policies.

IMPORTANT:Before you begin, ensure that you meet the Prerequisites for Modifying, Repairing, or Removing Dynamic File Services Software.

  1. Log in as the Administrator user or as a user with Administrator privileges.

  2. Disable the Dynamic File Service as described in Stopping the Dynamic File Service in the Dynamic File Services 2.1 Administration Guide.

  3. Select Start > Programs > Dynamic File Services > Uninstall Dynamic File Services.

    If you are prompted by the Windows User Account Control feature for permission, supply the necessary credentials and confirm. The InstallShield Wizard opens.

  4. Select Modify, then click Next:

  5. Select Custom, then do one of the following:

    • Select the Service check box to add the Service to the computer.

    • Deselect (clear) the Service check box to remove the Service from the computer.

  6. Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the software change.

  7. After the change is complete, click Finish to close the wizard.

  8. Enable the Dynamic File Service as described in Starting the Dynamic File Service in the Dynamic File Services 2.1 Administration Guide.