Stop the Automation Server before minor upgrade

On the computer hosting the Alloy Navigator Express 8 Automation Server, stop the Automation Server using the Automation Server Manager:

  1. Run the Automation Server Manager from the Windows Start menu (Start > Alloy Software > Automation Server Manager) or using the Alloy Control Panel.
  2. Enter the name or IP address of the SQL server that hosts your Alloy Navigator Express 8 database, provide Alloy Navigator Express 8 administrative credentials, and choose the database name.
  3. Click Stop.
  4. Click OK to exit the Automation Server Manager.