Task 1: Prepare the machine

The simplest scenario will be used in this guide, which requires 1 Windows PC and 1 Android device.

  • 1 Windows PC: used as the development machine and the server

  • 1 Android or iOS device: in this tutorial, an Android device is used as the mobile client

The 32-bit version of PowerServer Mobile for .NET edition will be used to walk you through this guide, so please prepare the environment according to the following requirements.

Software requirements for Windows PC:

  • Windows 10 (32-bit or 64-bit)

    PowerServer Mobile 32-bit version can be installed to the 64-bit OS without any special considerations. But if you have installed Appeon PowerServer 64-bit version before please uninstall it first. See Task 1.2: Uninstall previous version of 64-bit PowerServer.

  • Internet Explorer 11

  • (Optional) SAP SQL Anywhere (32-bit engine) 11.0, 12.0, 16.0, or 17 (for running the demos included with the PowerServer installation)

  • .NET Framework 4.x

  • IIS 10

    See Task 1.3: Install IIS and Task 1.4: Configure IIS.

  • PowerBuilder 2019 R3 & PowerServer Mobile 2020

    You will need a PowerBuilder 2019 R3 CloudPro Edition license in order to use PowerBuilder IDE, PowerServer (PB Edition), and PowerServer Toolkit.

    See Task 2: Install PowerBuilder and PowerServer for installation instructions.

Software requirements for the Android device: