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Installation of Power Exchange Client Tools

Client Exchange Navigator and plugins for Power Center Designer to import DB2 sources.

Prerequisites

  • You must and user account on the mainframe.
  • Close all Informatica Power Center client tools: Designer, Workflow Manager and etc.

Installation

Download setup from defined location and extract to your location. Run as Administrator  install.bat

Click Next

Enter licence. Get it from your colleague.

Accept default path. Click Next.

Review installation summary. Click Install.

Wait for installation complete. Click Done.

Restart Windows.

After restart, configure file dbmover.cfg file in these locations:

  • “C:\Informatica\PowerExchange10.1.0”
  • “C:\Informatica\PowerExchange10.1.0\bin32”

Verify if you can import Power Exchange source in the Designer.

Documentation

 

Power Exchange Documentation from Informatica

Power Exchange Documentation from Informatica

Apparently Power Exchange help topics in the Power Center library and in the Power Exchange Navigator library are different.

Below images prove that and you need to read both sources to learn Power Exchange better.

Power Center library contents for Power Exchange

Power Center library contents for Power Exchange

Power Exchange Navigator library

Power Exchange Navigator library

 

Import from Power Exchange source error

You have successfully installed Power Center Client tools and Power Exchange Navigator, but still receive below error. You get it when you choose Import from Power Exchange source in the Mapping Designer.

Try to fully restart your computer. It helped me.

Designer
Error occurred loading library [dtIscIi32.dII]. System error encountered is 126. Error text is The specified module could not be found.

Informatica PowerExchange 9 Uninstall Error

Before migrating Informatica client tools to Informatica 10, I had to uninstall version 9. On starting the uninstaller, I got immediately this error in Windows 7: “Windows error 2 occurred while loading the Java VM”.

Windows error 2 occurred while loading the Java VM

Windows error 2 occurred while loading the Java VM

To run uninstaller, run this command from command line with Administrator privileges

C:\Informatica\PowerExchange9.5.1\Uninstaller_pwx\Uninstaller.exe LAX_VM "C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre1.8.0_101\bin\java.exe"