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Product Install Requirements


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Product Install Requirements

Following is the list of products and options that need to be installed in order to use all functions in IBM Navigator for i.

It is recommended that you keep current on the Group PTFs listed on the IBM Navigator for i PTFs page.

Required Product or Option Description IBM i 7.4 IBM i 7.3
HTTP Server 5770DG1 & group PTF SF99662 level 13 5770DG1 &

Group PTF SF99722 level 32

Java™ - JDK


5770JV1 option 17

New version IBM Navigator for i running on ADMIN1 will run on either version:

  • 64-bit Java™ SE 8
  • 64-bit Java™ 11
Original version running on ADMIN2 will run only on 64-bit Java™ SE 8

Java™ PTF latest group PTF

Performance Tools group 5770PT1 & group PTF 5770PT1 & group PTF SF99723
Database group SF99704 - level 14 SF99703 - level 25
IBM Toolbox for Java 5770SS1 option 3
Host Servers 5770SS1 option 12
Qshell 5770SS1 option 30
Domain Name System (DNS) 5770SS1 option 31

PASE (Portable App Solutions Environment) 

5770SS1 option 33
For Integrated Application Servers (IAS/IWS) to function properly, it is recommended that the NLS settings of the system conform to the values indicated in this URL -
Digital Certificate Manager 5770SS1 option 34

Check the PTF page for the most current levels required by each release of the PTF.

Other products required for certain functions within IBM Navigator for i

You can use the following link to find out PTF cover letter information:

[{"Type":"MASTER","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB57","label":"Power"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU058","label":"IBM Infrastructure w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SWG60","label":"IBM i"},"ARM Category":[{"code":"a8m0z0000000CH1AAM","label":"IBM Navigator for i"}],"Platform":[{"code":"PF012","label":"IBM i"}],"Version":"7.3.0;7.4.0;and future releases"}]

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Modified date:
29 November 2021