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Mercury/32 v4.x on Windows 7 and later

Last post 08-21-2011, 13:19 by Peter Strömblad. 0 replies.
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  •  08-21-2011, 13:19

    Mercury/32 v4.x on Windows 7 and later

    Mercury is a server program that interacts via connections, and has it's own storage. Therefore Mercury needs to be allowed to write to disk and be allowed to communicate over tcp-ports.

    This means practically that you should open your firewall and the OS-firewall to allow traffic to and from Mercury, and,

    allow Mercury to write to the Disk. On Windows 7+ machines, the path %ProgramFiles% is meant to hold only readable program files, and not changeable data. The best advice is to install Mercury outside %ProgramFiles%, and allow the user account Full access to the directory/ies where Mercury and it's data resides.



    Kind regards / Peter
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