The procedure that you follow to install the IBM Spectrum Protect Windows backup-archive client depends on the type of installation that you want to perform.
Procedures are provided for each of the following installation types:
|Installation type||Installation description|
|Installing the Windows client for the first time||Describes how to install the Windows backup-archive client for the first time. This procedure presumes that the Windows computer that you are installing the client on has never had a previous version of the client installed on it before.|
|Upgrading the Windows client||Describes how to upgrade an earlier version of the Windows backup-archive client to this latest version.|
|Reinstalling the Windows client||Describes how to reinstall the Windows backup-archive client, if you uninstalled it.|
|Silent installation||Describes how to install the Windows backup-archive client silently, without user interaction during the installation procedure.|
|Repairing, modifying, or uninstalling the Windows client||Describes how to add or remove features from an installed backup-archive client (modify), replace damaged files or missing registry keys (repair), or uninstall the Windows backup-archive client.|