1. Where can I get more information about using Code Review Tool?

    'Code Review Tool Product Guide' contains details on various concepts and on how to use the various features of Code Review Tool product.

  2. Where can I get more information on how to install Code Review Tool?

    'Code Review Tool Administration Guide' (PDF) contains details on how to install, upgrade, configure and uninstall Code Review Tool product.

  3. What are the installation requirements for Code Review Tool?

    Code Review Tool installation requires the following:

    1. Windows Server 2003 (or above), Windows Vista SP2 (or above), Windows 7
    2. SQL Server 2008 (or above) with file streams and full text indexing
    3. IIS 7.0 (or above)
  4. How can I install Code Review Tool?

    Download the latest trial version of Code Review Tool. Extract the zip to a temporary folder. Execute '[Extracted Folder]\bin\SetupWizard.exe' to start the setup.

  5. What are the different types of setups for Code Review Tool?

    Setup wizard offers you following types of setup:

    1. Database: This option allows you to install Code Review Tool database on a Windows SQL Server.
    2. Web Application: This option allows you to install Code Review Tool web application on a Windows Server with IIS 7.0.
    3. Product Activation: This option allows you to activate your Code Review Tool product with a product key.
    4. All: This option allows you to install both Code Review Tool database and web application on a single Windows Server with IIS and Windows SQL Server.
  6. What different installation scenarios are supported by Code Review Tool?

    Following installation scenarios are supported for Code Review Tool:

    1. Single Server Installation:

      In this scenario you have a single Windows Server with both IIS and SQL Server installed on it. You execute SetupWizard.exe on this this server and select 'All' setup type to install both Code Review Tool database and web application.

    2. Separate Database and Web Server Installation:

      In this scenario you have two windows servers with one server running IIS and other running SQL server. You first execute SetupWizard.exe on the SQL server and select 'Database' setup type to install Code Review Tool database.

      You then execute SetupWizard.exe on IIS 7.0 Server and select 'Web Application' to install Code Review Tool web application. While installing Code Review Tool web application you will be given the option to specify the database server details so that Code Review Tool web application can connect to Code Review Tool database on the correct SQL server.

  7. What are the limitations of trial versions of Code Review Tool?

    Trial version of Code Review Tool is full featured like regular version but limited by usage time and number of users. You can use trial version free for 30 days after activation and with a maximum of five users.

  8. How can I get a trial product key for Code Review Tool?

    Trial version of Code Review Tool comes with an embedded trial key allowing your for 30 days with a maximum of five users.

  9. After installation of Code Review Tool, I cannot login. I get "Internal error" while trying to log in.

    You need to activate Code Review Tool web application with product key before you can use it. When you install Code Review Tool web application the setup wizard will give you an option to activate the product as part of the installation. If activation was not successful as part of the installation you can run setup wizard again and choose "Product Activation" option to activate the product at any time.

  10. How is Code Review Tool product activated?

    During Code Review Tool web application installation setup wizard provides you the option to activate your installation. During activation Code Review Tool licensing client on your machine connects to a specific product activation server on internet, verifies the product key and then downloads, License.xml, an activated license file specific for your server and your product key. Code Review Tool web application validates the license during execution.

  11. I am installing Code Review Tool on server behind company firewall. Can I activate my installation of Code Review Tool?

    Code Review tool product is activated over HTTPS protocol. Most firewall configuration allow HTTPS traffic, so you should be able to activate your installation using setup wizard. If for some reason you cannot activate over internet, send use an email at support@protiumsoftware.com.

  12. How can I extend the default trial period after trying out Code Review Tool for 30 days?

    We understand that some teams might need larger trial period and we would be happy to help you out. After 25 days of trial send us an email at support@protiumsoftware.com> requesting extension of trial period.

  13. How can I increase the number of users trying out Code Review Tool?

    We understand that larger teams would like more team members to try out Code Review Tool to see if it satisfies their requirement. We would be happy to help you out if this is the case. Send us an email at support@protiumsoftware.com requesting increase in number of trial users.

  14. How many users can use Code Review Tool?

    Code Review Tool allows multiple users to login and use the features. The maximum number of users for your Code Review Tool installation is determined by your license. You can configure upto maximum number of users per your license to log in and use Code Review Tool. When the system reaches maximum allowed user limit new users are not allowed to log in unless the extra configured users are removed. The trial version allows a maximum of five users.

  15. I would like to buy Code Review Tool licenses. What are my options?

    Code Review Tool licensing, pricing and payment options are available at buy page.

  16. I don't have SQL Server 2008, how can I install Code Review Tool?

    Currently Code Review Tool needs SQL Server 2008 (or above) for database. SQL Server 2008 has various editions and SQL Server 2008 Express Edition is free.

    If you plan to use SQL Server 2008 Express Edition, please install "Database with Advanced Services" version from 32 bit or 64 bit links.

    You don't need to worry about hitting 10GB database size limit while using SQL Server 2008 Express Edition version as Code Review Tool uses file streams where possible to keep the database file small.

  17. Where can I get help if I run into issues while installing or using Code Review Tool?

    Please send us an email at support@protiumsoftware.com mentioning the issue in deatil. We will respond to your issue as soon as possible.