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  1. Installation Getting Started
  2. Before You Install the Services
  3. Run the Big Data Suite Installer
  4. After You Install the Services
  5. Install the Developer Tool
  6. Uninstallation
  7. Starting and Stopping Informatica Services
  8. Connecting to Databases
  9. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database
  10. Silent Input Properties File

Installation and Configuration Guide

Installation and Configuration Guide

Starting the Developer Tool

Starting the Developer Tool

When you start the Developer tool, you connect to a Model repository. The Model repository stores metadata created in the Developer tool. The Model Repository Service manages the Model repository. Connect to the repository before you create a project.
  1. From the Windows Start menu, click
    Programs
    Informatica[Version]
    Client
    Developer Client
    Launch Informatica Developer
    .
    The first time you run the Developer tool, the Welcome page displays several icons. The Welcome page does not appear when you run the Developer tool subsequently.
  2. Click
    Workbench.
    The first time you start the Developer tool, you must select the repository in which to save the objects you create.
  3. Click
    File
    Connect to Repository
    .
    The
    Connect to Repository
    dialog box appears.
  4. If you have not configured a domain in the Developer tool, click
    Configure Domains
    to configure a domain.
    You must configure a domain to access a Model Repository Service.
  5. Click
    Add
    to add a domain.
    The
    New Domain
    dialog box appears.
  6. Enter the domain name, host name, and port number.
  7. Click
    Finish
    .
  8. Click
    OK
    .
  9. In the
    Connect to Repository
    dialog box, click
    Browse
    and select the Model Repository Service.
  10. Click
    OK
    .
  11. Click
    Next
    .
  12. Enter a user name and password.
  13. Click
    Finish
    .
    The Developer tool adds the Model repository to the Object Explorer view. When you run the Developer tool the next time, you can connect to the same repository.