16.10 - Installing Teradata Studio on Windows Systems - Teradata Studio

Teradata Studio and Studio Express Installation Guide

prodname
Teradata Studio
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Installation
featnum
B035-2037-067K
  1. Navigate to the directory where you downloaded the Teradata Studio package.
  2. Unzip the Teradata Studio package to your local file system.
  3. [Optional] Pre-configure connection profiles to be assigned at installation:
    1. In the unzipped Teradata Studio package, navigate to the Config directory.
    2. Edit the TeradataStudioDataSources_template.config file to define the connection profiles.
    3. Save the file as TeradataStudioDataSources.config in the Config directory or any other directory that is accessible by the installation process.
  4. [Optional] Pre-configure preferences to be set at installation:
    If you edited and saved the TeradataStudioDataSources.config file to an alternate directory location in the previous step, then save the TeradataStudioPreferences.config file to this same location.
    1. In the unzipped Teradata Studio package, navigate to the Config directory.
    2. Edit the TeradataStudioPreferences_template.config file to define the preferences.
    3. Save the file as TeradataStudioPreferences.config in the Config directory or any other directory that is accessible by the installation process.
  5. [Optional] If you intend to connect to systems using Kerberos Authentication, create a krb5.ini file. This task is outside the scope of Teradata Studio.
  6. Double-click setup.exe to start the Teradata Studio installer. A workspace directory that contains workspace files, including the SQL project folder and log file is created in your home directory: C:\Users\<user>\workspace.
  7. [Optional] If you edited the TeradataStudioDataSources.config file, do the following in the install wizard:
    1. On the Pre-Configure Database Connection Profile page of the Install Wizard, select Setup Studio with Pre-Configured TeradataStudioDataSources.config Connection Profiles.
    2. Browse for the location of the TeradataStudioDataSources.config file.
    3. Click Next.
  8. [Optional] If you intend to connect to systems using Kerberos Authentication, do the following in the install wizard:
    1. On the Pre-Configure Database Connection Profile page of the Install Wizard, select Setup for Kerberos environment. As noted, this will modify the registry so be sure you have registry edit permission. The TeradataStudio.ini file will also be modified.
    2. Browse to the location of your krb5.ini file and click OK.
    3. Click Next.
  9. [Optional] If you edited the TeradataStudioPreferences.config file, do the following in the install wizard:
    1. On the Pre-Configure Database Preferences page of the Install Wizard, select Setup Studio with Pre-Configured TeradataStudioPreferences.config Connection Profiles.
    2. Browse for the location of the TeradataStudioPreferences.config file.
    3. Click Next until the Install button displays.
  10. Click the Install button.
  11. If you intend to connect to systems using Kerberos Authentication you must run kinit to initialize your Kerberos credential before launching Teradata Studio.