V11 SP8

Preinstallation Checklist for the ContentStore Mail Server

The ContentStore Mail Server allows you to give end users the ability to access backed up or archived messages on mobile devices that support an IMAP client. The ContentStore Mail Server is based on IMAP (Internet Message Access Protocol). For more information, see ContentStore Mail Server.

Use the preinstallation checklist to prepare the computer where the ContentStore Mail Server will be installed and to gather all of the information that you will need during the installation.

  • Verify System Requirements

    Make sure that the Windows operating system on the ContentStore Mail Server is x64-bit version.
  • Verify License Requirements

    The ContentStore Mail Server does not require a license.

  • Determine the Installation Location

    The ContentStore Mail Server computer must be able to access the Web Server and Web Console computers using the URL that you define after the ContentStore Mail Server is installed.
  • Gather Installation Data

    Refer to the items in this section to gather the information that you will need during the installation. Record the information before you begin installing the software so that you can refer to it during the installation.

    You can install the ContentStore Mail Server only by using the installation package that was created by the Download Manager.

    Commvault package to Install
    Install the ContentStore Mail Server package, which is listed under the Server category.

    If the File System Agent is not installed on the computer, the File System Core and File System packages are automatically installed with the package you selected. The File System Agent will not consume any license.

    To gather the required information for the File System Agent, refer to the Gather Installation Data section in the Preinstallation Checklist for the Windows File System Agent.