Step 1 - IBM i ACS (Access Client Solutions)

Download and install IBM i Access Client Solutions (ACS), previously known as IBM iSeries Client Access.

Click the link above to download it. Unzip it. Find the ACS/temp/Image64a folder and double-click the CWBInstall.msi file to start the installation. Run through the screens, selecting custom install when prompted. Verify that the .NET Data Provider is selected to be installed.

Step 2 - Microsoft Excel

Verify that you have Microsoft Excel 2007 or higher installed. It is required for DAC Office to work properly.

Step 3 - DAC Office

Verify that steps 1 and 2 have been satisfied before installing DO. Install the MSVC pre-req before installing the latest version.

After installation, a desktop icon will appear but don't click on it yet! Instead, move on to STEP 4.

Step 4 - DAC Office Settings Folder

Download the ZIP file from the link above. Extract to 'c:\' so that the 'c:\DACOffice' folder is created.

Double-click the desktop icon to run the program and sign in using your DAC login info.

NOTE: you will need a license key use DO. Please contact CDR for a valid, distributor specific key.