NCheck Bio Attendance Server¶
Install NCheck Bio Attendance server¶
NCheck Bio Attendance setup file can be downloaded from the download section for 32bit and 64bit platforms.
Administrator privilege is required to install NCheck Bio Attendance server.
To install NCheck Bio Attendance, proceed through the following steps
Read and accept the NCheck Bio Attendance licensing agreement
Set the installation path
Choose NCheck Bio Attendance for windows installation options
Installing NCheck Bio Attendance server will install NCheck Bio Attendance standard client.
Choose Create a desktop shortcut
Review the installation details
Select Install to proceed with the installation
After successful installation, provide valid NCheck Bio Attendance license as mentioned in NCheck Bio Attendance License Activation. If the server is running without any problem, NCheck Bio Attendance icon will be shown in the Windows tray in green color.
Finally, you can see the completing window as follows.
Monitoring and Managing NCheck Bio Attendance server¶
NCheck Bio Attendance server monitoring and managing is done through the server tray.
NCheck Bio Attendance server tray¶
NCheck Bio Attendance server tray provides following options to monitor and control NCheck Bio Attendance server.
NCheck Bio Attendance server tray icon indicates the following status.
NCheck Bio Attendance Server notifications are showing when the status change. The notifications are follows,
Tray icon tooltip¶
Tray icon tooltip is showing the following information.
Status of the NCheck Bio Attendance service
Status of the NCheck Bio Attendance server
NCheck Bio Attendance Server database path
NCheck Bio Attendance Server port
NCheck Bio Attendance server configuration¶
NCheck Bio Attendance Server using the configuration can be applied using the NCheck Bio Attendance configuration window. It has the following configuration sections
Load default values to configuration dialog
Save the configuration and restart the server.
Key store file
Server key certificate file path
Key store password
Key certificate file password
SSL key alias
NCheck Bio Attendance uses a self-signed key certificate by default. Above parameters can be changed to configure a SSL key certificate.
HTTPS port for NCheck Bio Attendance server. The default port is 8443
Database file name. This field is available only for SQLite. It can provide the SQLite database file path. It can also select an existing NCheck Bio Attendance file.
It can also select NCheck Bio Attendance version 4.x unencrypted database file for SQLite database file name for migration purpose. Version 4.x databases are automatically migrated to version 5.x database.
Database server name or IP address
Database server port
Database name/ schema
Database user name
Database user authentication password. In case of SQLite, password is database file encryption password.
NCheck Bio Attendance version 4 database migration¶
NCheck Bio Attendance version 4 SQLite database file can be migrated and use with NCheck Bio Attendance server version 5. To migrate and use a version 4 SQLite database
Select the version 4 database for SQLite database file name
Save the configuration
NCheck Bio Attendance server detects version 4 SQLite databases and automatically upgrade it to version 5.
NCheck Bio Attendance server SQLite databases can be encrypted by using a password. To keep the database unencrypted, it can keep the database password empty.
To change the encryption password, it needs to stop the server. Databases created unencrypted cannot be encrypted later. Encrypted database encryption password can be changed.
Select the database backup zip file to restore.
Enter the database backup password.
E-mail server for the NCheck Bio Attendance server.
SMTP Server port. The default port is 25.
POP3 server port to receive emails. default port is 110.
Enable SSL2 configuration for mail server.
User name of the Email server
The password of the Email server