Choosing the Right Components to Install

The following table describes components that are available to be installed:

Note EXTRA! X-treme client components in this product, including administration features, can be installed only in a Windows environment; Management & Control Services (MCS) and management components can be installed in either Windows or UNIX.
From this CD You can install Which provides
Full-featured Emulation EXTRA! X-treme, with or without administration features EXTRA! X-treme client, which provides access to IBM mainframe, AS/400, VAX/VMS, UNIX, or other asynchronous host applications, using the following connection types:

and includes the advanced productivity features spell-checker, auto-complete, auto-expand, history, and scratch pads. Administration features include the components you'll need to publish configurations and distributions to MCS.

Full-featured Emulation Options and Central Management Management & Control Services (MCS) A Web-based server console that administrators can use to centrally manage and configure Attachmate management components. MCS is automatically installed if you install EXTRA! X-treme Manager, distributable MSI files, or Presentation Manager.
Distributable MSI files Distributable MSI files for EXTRA! X-treme, EXTRA! X-treme Options, and EXTRA! X-treme Connections.
EXTRA! X-treme Manager Enterprise managers with which you can manage and synchronize configuration files, and distribute client installations and patches.
Presentation Manager A tool for assigning presentations to users and/or groups.
FTP Client Manager A component with which you can create file transfer client configurations and deploy them as presentations, so your users can download a file transfer client in applet form.
EXTRA! X-treme Options Pack Tools to provide AS/400 file sharing (so that you can navigate through AS/400 objects using standard Windows applications such as Windows Explorer), API access to 16-bit HLLAPI and APPC applications, additional keyboard drivers, and support for the CASL macro language.
EXTRA! X-treme Connections Pack The following additional connection types:

Attachmate File Transfer A utility with a Windows Explorer-like interface that you can use to move or copy files between computers. Attachmate File Transfer also provides an FTP command line interface for users who are familiar with FTP commands, or require more sophisticated file transfer capabilities.
SNA Gateway A full-featured server application that can be used to connect workstations on a LAN ro resources on SNA-based host systems.
Installer Service for Restricted Users A service that lets restricted users install Attachmate products and patches from Management & Control Services (MCS).
Note This secure service installs only Attachmate products or products signed by an administrator and uploaded using the MCS Distribution Publisher.
Windows Installer 2.0 for operating system An application installation and management service (versions are included for Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, and Windows 9x). Click Install EXTRA! Options and Connections, and then click Microsoft.
Microsoft SOAP Toolkit A requirement for using EXTRA! features that allow you to generate and run EXTRA! Basic macros that access Web services. Click Install EXTRA! Options and Connections, and then click Microsoft.
Note Windows Installer 2.0 is required to install Microsoft SOAP Toolkit 3.0.
EXTRA! 6530 Client Option 6530 Client Option Support for Tandem emulation within EXTRA! X-treme.
Browser-based Emulation
for Windows or for UNIX
Management & Control Services (MCS) A Web-based server console that administrators can use to centrally manage and configure Attachmate management components. MCS is automatically installed if you install Terminal Viewers Manager or Presentation Manager.
Terminal Viewers A management component with which you can create and manage Java terminals, ActiveX terminals, HotGUI terminals, file transfer tools, host printers, Terminal Layouts, and Host Graphics configurations for distribution to users over an intranet or the Internet.
Presentation Manager A tool for assigning presentations to users and/or groups.
Presentation Integrator Windows only. A design tool to customize the way host access presentations are displayed on end users' computers.
Stand-alone Terminal Viewers Windows only. Unmanaged, locally installed Java terminals to securely access host applications.
Pre-cached Browser-based Emulation Pre-cached Terminal Viewers (Java or ActiveX) Pre-cached Java or ActiveX terminals that load faster than normal terminals on first use.
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