During the OpenVMS installation or upgrade procedure, you
selected the OpenVMS Management Station client software files to
be installed on your OpenVMS system disk (or you added them later
using the DCL command PRODUCT INSTALL TNT). After you prepare your
OpenVMS system to run the server software, you must prepare your
PC to run the client software.
Required Memory and
Your PC requires 20 MB of free disk space to install the OpenVMS
Management Station client software.
The OpenVMS Management Station client kit, TNT032-D.EXE for
Intel systems (Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows XP), can be downloaded
from the following Web site:
Microsoft Windows 2000 or Windows XP must be installed on
each PC on which you want to install the OpenVMS Management Station
The version of the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) included
in this baselevel requires files provided by Microsoft Internet
Explorer, Version 3.02 or higher, which must be present on the system.
Time Required for Installation
The time required to install the OpenVMS Management Station
client software is approximately 5 minutes.
Copying the Client
File to the PC
The client file TNT032-D.EXE can be downloaded from the following
Copy the client file to a temporary directory on the PC using
either of the following procedures:
Create a file share to the OpenVMS
system and copy the file.
Use FTP on the PC to copy the file from the OpenVMS
The installation procedure allows you to select the installation
directory and suggests \Program Files\OpenVMS Mgmt Station\ as the default.
Run the TNT032-D.EXE file from a temporary directory. This
is a self-extracting executable file that automates the OpenVMS
Management Station installation.
Recovering from Errors
If an error occurs during installation, you will receive an
error message describing the problem. This information can help
you determine the cause of the problem. An error can occur during
the installation if one or more of the following conditions exist:
The operating system version is incorrect.
Disk space and memory necessary for successful installation