Installing Linx Server

To install Linx Server, follow these steps:

  1. Access the Linx Server registration page:

    (This registration page will also be opened from within Linx Designer when a user clicks Deploy, and then clicks Signup for a Trial.)

  2. Click Start Now, then enter the required registration details (your Name, Company Name and Email address), and then click Get Started.

    At this point an email will be sent to the email address that was provided. The email will contain:

    • your license details
    • a link to download the Linx Server installer
    • the default URL to the installed Linx server (https://localhost:8022/) - the port value (8022) may end up being a different port, depending on the port details you specify when installing Linx Server (see step 5 below).

  3. Click the link provided in the email to download the installer for Linx Server.

  4. After the Linx Server installer has downloaded, open it and provide the following details: installserver


    The default server port can be changed to any available port setting.

    You can create your own password of choice. It is advisable to create a password that contains a combination of upper and lower-case letters, numbers and special characters.

  5. Click the Install button.

  6. Open your Linx Server.

    The server will be accessible at https://localhost:8022/ on the machine where it was installed. Alternatively, use the port that was specified during installation (see step 5 above) instead of 8022.

  7. Log in to Linx Server.



    You have to log in with the details that you supplied when you installed Linx Server (see step 5 above).

  8. Provide the license details that were emailed to you.


  9. Click Start using Linx.