Installing or upgrading IP Attendant

Published: 2013-02-26


Last Updated: 2013-02-26


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This topic describes how to install the latest version of IP Attendant.


The latest version is IP Attendant 2.1, released on 2012-08-10. All users are encouraged to update to this version to take advantage of enhancements and fixes.


NOTE: the procedures below are for installing IP Attendant in the default configuration. Instructions for installing with custom settings (e.g. Port Number, Proxy Server, custom Passphrase) along with System Requirements and additional information can be found in the IP Attendant and IP Downloader Administration Manual. You should review this manual before proceeding.



Obtain the Latest Version

If you do not have an IP Attendant 2.1 CD you can download the software.

  1. Click here to download the current version as a ZIP (compressed) file. The file contains the following:
    • Folder IP Attendant 2.1.  This folder contains the IP Attendant setup files and a printable copy of the IP Attendant and IP Downloader Adminstration Manual.
  2. Save the ZIP file to a folder on the IP Attendant PC.
  3. Right-click the downloaded file and select Extract All.
  4. Choose a folder to extract the files to, such as C:\TimeKeeping Systems\.
  5. Click Extract. The files will be extracted to the folder you selected.


If you are unable to download the file, contact Technical Support for assistance.