Oracle finally released the latest version of PeopleTools i.e. PeopleTools 8.54 on 11 July 2014. PeopleTools 8.54 has some really nice features which we will explore in upcoming posts. This post is to help you install PeopleTools 8.54 on Windows Platform.
Step1: Download PeopleTools 8.54 Setup files from Oracle edelivery site (edelivery.oracle.com).
PeopleTools 8.54 setup files are available for download on Oracle’s edelivery site now. After selecting the platform you can download the 4 separate disks for PeopleTools 8.54.
Download these files and save them in a directory.
Step 2: Unzip setup files
Unzip the setup files into the same directory.
Step3: Installing PeopleTools 8.54
Navigate to Disk1\InsData and run the setup.exe to invoke the PeopleTools Installer.
Run the setup.exe
Installation will start.
Accept the license agreement.
Enter the PeopleTools license information for your database type
Select the database platform. Default option is ‘Non Unicode’.
Select the components you want to install. Based on the selection made here, associated files will be generated in the install directory.
Enter the path of the directory where you want to install PeopleTools.
You will be asked to provide email for receiving updates from Oracle support. You can provide your Oracle support login details or simply skip this step.
If warned about not receiving update, you can ignore by selecting ‘Yes’.
Next you will be asked to provide connectivity program directory. For Oracle database it would be the path for Oracle 64 bit bin directory. Please note that with PT 8.54 , PeopleTools is 64 bit and need Oracle 64 bit client to connect to Oracle database.
Select if you wish to install PeopleTools icons.
Provide the name for the Program group folder.
Click ‘Next’ for Environment Management details.
Click ‘Next’ again.
Review the settings and click ‘Install’
PeopleTools 8.54 installation is finished now.
Check the PeopleTools installation folder. PeopleTools File Server Size was 9.76 GB in this case.