ASNA Monarch® 4.1 for Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008

Product Issues
Fixes in this release

Getting Started
Components You Will Need

Installation Issues
Installing Monarch Collector
Licensing Monarch Collector

Product Issues


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Fixes in this Release

Please refer to the latest list of fixes in this release on the Downloads page.

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Getting Started

Components You Will Need

  1. ASNA Visual RPG 9.1 for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008.
  2. ASNA Monarch Collector V3.1.008.0
  3. Monarch Collector must be licensed. See Licensing notes below.
  4. DataGate for IBM System i version 8.1 and above.

The following collateral products are applicable to Monarch 4.1

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Installation Issues

Installing Monarch Collector on the System i

To Install ASNA Monarch Collector on the System i

In order to install the ASNA Monarch Collector on the System i from a Save file (obtained from the unzipped download file), you must have TCP/IP installed on both your PC and on your System i. (You must also have FTP installed on your System i).

  1. Sign onto the System i using an account with *SECADM authority.
  2. Create a Save file in QGPL by entering the following command:


  3. To upload the Save file from the PC, an FTP session must be started to the System i
  4. From Windows, select the START button, select RUN and enter the following command:

         FTP as400tcpipaddress

    where as400tcpipaddress is either a TCP/IP address such as, or a machine name that is registered either in a DNS or a HOSTS file.

  5. When prompted for a user name and password, enter the appropriate information that will give you privileges to upload data to the System i
  6. Once FTP has been started, upload the Save file to the System i by entering the following commands:
    1. binary
    2. put x:\folder\ASNATEMPM QGPL/ASNATEMPM

              where x:\folder\ is the PC disk drive and folder where you unzipped

    3. quit
  7. On the System i, restore the library called ASNATEMPM from the Save file in QGPL by entering the following command.
  8. Enter ASNATEMPM/MONLOAD to start the installation.
  9. The ASNA license agreement is displayed. If you agree with the terms of the license, press the F8 key to continue with the installation. If you do not agree, press the F3 key and the installation will be cancelled.
  10. Next, the installation program displays the installation options. The installation can be cancelled at any time by pressing the F3 key. To continue with the installation, press the F6 key.
  11. If DataGate is not installed on your System i, you will receive a warning that states that the Monarch Collector cannot be used until DataGate is installed and licensed. If you see the warning screen, press Enter to continue with the installation, otherwise press the F3 key.
  12. Next, the following warning screen is displayed.; Press Enter to perform the installation, otherwise press the F3 key.
  13. Once the installation has completed, the ASNATEMPM Save file is no longer needed, and may be deleted. The ASNATEMPM library is automatically deleted.

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Licensing Monarch Collector

The Monarch Collector License is based upon the System i Model and Serial Number. After installing the Monarch Collector, follow these steps to license Monarch Collector:

  1. Open Monarch
  2. View Help - About
  3. Select About Servers
  4. Select Database Name for your System i.
  5. Select Get Server Information and confirm that the Collector is the correct version.
  6. Select Renew License and enter licensing details.
  7. Select Close

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