Installation of portable SLiMS on windows in 5 minutes

SliMS stands for Senayan Library Management System a fee and open source library developed in Indonesia and used all over the word for library automation. SLiMS is coded in PhP and mysql or Mariadb is used as database. SLiMS is flatform independent it can be installed on all versions of Windows and Linex it can also be installed on mobile device. SliMS is  has many template and plugins for providing additional functionality to SLiMS. 


SLIMS 8 (Portable) is a complete package of software applications ( Apache,   MySQL  and SLiMs) for  Windows operating  system (windows 7 or higher) the package is  also known as (Psenayan) . This package also consisits of  of the YAZ library which is used for enabling copy-cataloguing (using Z39.50 ). This is the most simplified installation which does not requires separate installation of web server and other applications.



   Step by Step Installation process

1st step: 

download the  psenayan-8.3.1  64bit by clicking hare  and 32bit can downloaded from here (download 32bit) 

2nd Step: 

Copy the downloaded zip file to root directory .e.g. c:\ or d:\ or d:\. (Note: please do not place it inside a directory or folder).  Extract the  psenayan*.zip straight to the root directory

3rd Step: 

Open the psenyan directorate and run  apache_start.bat and then mysql_start.bat. (note: Always run apache_start.bat and  mysql_start.bat (double-click on on them). Leave the window open or minimize it.

4th Step: 

Open your browser (Firefox or chrome)  and enter the url  http://localhost:8089  SLIMS OPAC will appear.

Note: the default User Name= admin and    pass word= admin.

{Congratulations the installation job is completed}

 For security, you should always change the default logins, particularly for a production installation.


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