Installing DameWare Mobile Gateway

The following procedure completes your installation of the DameWare Mobile Gateway. You must also install the DameWare Mobile Client on your mobile device and a DameWare Mini Remote Control agent on another computer. See How DameWare Mobile Gateway Works for more information.

Note: You must run the installer as an administrator.

To install DameWare Mobile Gateway:

  1. Log on as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to your download location and run the DWGWInstall executable file as an administrator.
  3. Review the welcome text, and then click Next to continue.



  4. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement, and then click Next.



  5. If you want to install to a destination folder other than the default, click Browse, select an installation folder, and then click OK.



  6. Select which application shortcuts you want the DameWare installer to create.




  7. Click Install to begin the installation. The installer will install any pre-requisite software that is missing from the computer as well as the Mobile Gateway.



  8. Enter the email address you provided to DameWare when you registered for the software, and click Continue.



  9. Click Finish to complete the installation wizard.

During the installation, DameWare also and creates a database (DameWareMobileGatewayDB) for gateway users and settings, installs an SSL certificate in the Trusted Root Certification Authorities store (DameWare Mobile Gateway Server), and creates a DameWare Gateway Administrator's group (DameWareGatewayAdmins).