2017 R1 Update Rollup 1

Microsoft WindowsPermanent link for this heading

This chapter refers to a Microsoft Windows operating system.

InstallingPermanent link for this heading

To install the Fabasoft Folio Client (into the per-machine installation context), perform the following steps:

  1. Download the FolioClient.msi installation package from the Fabasoft Folio installation.
    https://<host>/<vdir>/fscasp/content/lib/FolioClient.msi
    Alternatively, you find the MSI file in the Setup\ComponentsBase\Client folder of the Fabasoft Folio distribution media.
  2. Make sure that you have administrative rights.
  3. Run the FolioClient.msi installation package and follow the installation wizard.

The Fabasoft Folio Client is installed in the following folder:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Fabasoft\Folio 2017\Client\
In case of a 32 bit operating system the base folder is Program Files.

Deployment via Active DirectoryPermanent link for this heading

The deployment of per-machine installation packages via Active Directory is described in the white paper “Deployment of ActiveX Controls via Microsoft Windows Active Directory”.

Deployment of the Google Chrome ExtensionPermanent link for this heading

The deployment of the Google Chrome Extension is described in the official Chromium documentation: http://dev.chromium.org/administrators/policy-list-3#ExtensionInstallForcelist

In case of the Fabasoft Folio Client the following key should be deployed:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google\Chrome\ExtensionInstallForcelist

"1"="ajlbdflhaaflcepndpkdgejimggjcpnm;https://clients2.google.com/service/update2/crx"

Deployment of the Mozilla Firefox ExtensionPermanent link for this heading

The deployment of the Mozilla Firefox Extension is described in the official Mozilla documentation: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Add-ons/WebExtensions/Alternative_distribution_options/Add-ons_in_the_enterprise

In case of the Fabasoft Folio Client the following key should be deployed:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions

"nmextmozpm17@fabasoft.com"="<path_to_extracted_FolioFirefoxExtension_xpi>"

This archive file is located on the web server and can be extracted using any ZIP extractor:

https://<host>/<vdir>/fscasp/content/lib/FolioFirefoxExtension.xpi

Note: Without changing the Mozilla Firefox preferences (as described in the documentation: extensions.autoDisableScopes, extensions.enabledScopes), each user will be notified on the next application startup, that a new Mozilla Firefox Extension was installed. In this case, the user must explicitly confirm, that the Mozilla Firefox Extension should be enabled.

Trusted Sites for Fabasoft app.telemetryPermanent link for this heading

To allow that Fabasoft app.telemetry get more information about the client configuration and taking a screenshot, when pressing the app.telemetry feedback button you have to manually set a trusted site registry key for your web service URL.

Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Fabasoft\WebClient\TrustedSites\<web service URL e.g. folio.example.com>
Type: REG_SZ
Value: 1

General SettingsPermanent link for this heading

To avoid that users have to make settings on their own and for best performance deploy following settings on the clients:

  • Add the defined domain name (HTTP) to the trusted sites. This is necessary to enable features like opening and saving documents directly via the web browser.
    Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\Domains\<domain name e.g. example.com>\<hostname e.g. folio>\http
    Type: REG_DWORD
    Value: 2
  • Add the defined domain name (HTTPS) to the trusted sites. This is necessary to enable features like opening and saving documents directly via the web browser.
    Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\Domains\<domain name e.g. example.com>\<hostname e.g. folio>\https
    Type: REG_DWORD
    Value: 2
  • Increase the WebDAV file size limit to 1 GB to be able to work with large documents.
    Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WebClient\Parameters\FileSizeLimitInBytes
    Type: REG_DWORD
    Value: 1073741824
  • Allow opening hyperlinks in Microsoft Office (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/218153).
    Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Common\Internet\ForceShellExecute (32 bit operating system)
    or
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Common\Internet\ForceShellExecute (64 bit operating system)
    Type: REG_DWORD
    Value: 1

For more information about the meaning of these keys, consult http://msdn.microsoft.com.