The FileAudit installation package (FileAudit_Setup.exe) is available here.
The English and French language versions are identical and are compatible with 32-bit and 64-bit platforms.
FileAudit supports the following operating systems for Audit service installation (as for Console installation):
- Windows Server 2019
- Windows Server 2016
- Windows 10
- Windows 8
- Windows 2012 R2 Server
- Windows 2012 Server
- Windows 7
- Windows 2008 R2 Server
- Windows 2008 Server
- Windows Vista
- Windows 2003 Server
- Windows XP
The .Net Framework 4 is required for installation.
Installation of FileAudit on the system to be audited is not mandatory. Any machine meeting the system requirements can be used as a remote host for FileAudit, and the system to be remotely audited requires no further installations.
FileAudit will store all detected events in a database. FileAudit supports the following database systems:
- Microsoft Access database file (mdb)
- Microsoft SQL Express 2005/2008/2008 R2
- Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2/2012
The FileAudit package also provides a free Microsoft Access database facility.
To launch the FileAudit installation process, run FileAudit_Setup.exe using an administrator account.
Launch the Installation process:
In the subsequent window, click Next:
Carefully read and accept the End User License Agreement, and click Next:
In the subsequent window, enter your customer references and click Next:
The installation folder can be changed if required:
In ‘Setup Type’, keep the ‘Complete’ box checked and click Next:
Click ‘Install’ to begin FileAudit installation:
The Wizard will report when FileAudit has been successfully installed. Click ‘Finish’: