Once purchased, Ban Man Pro is
emailed to you as a Win Zip attachment. Follow these directions to
install and configure Ban Man Pro™.
installing, please verify your server is running the .NET
Framework 2.0 or higher.
- The Ban Man Pro™ database is
emailed as script file. Follow these directions to
create the database.
- Now add a user for this new
- Create a directory off of your
main web site. This directory will house the Ban Man Pro™
software so give it a familiar name such as "banmanpro".
For example, if your domain name is http://www.yourdomain.com,
you might create a directory called http://www.yourdomain.com/banman
This directory must be made an Application Starting Point so
that Ban Man Pro can use it's own Global.asa file.
Click here for instructions
on creating an application starting point.
Make sure on the ASP.NET tab that you have selected .net 2.0.
- Unzip Ban Man Pro™ into this
directory. Ban Man Pro™ includes several
sub-directories. You must maintain this directory structure
and include the sub-directories. DO NOT
PLACE A COPY OF OUR ZIP FILE ANYWHERE ON YOUR WEB SITE.
- Set the database connection in
the web.config file. The variable is called
<add key="DBConnectionString" value="server=XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX;UID=BanManPro;PWD=yourpassword;DATABASE=BanManPro"
Server=The IP Address or
physical server name of the SQL server
UID=The Username you assigned to the database. The default
username is BanManPro
PWD=The password you assigned to the database
DATABASE=The name of the database. The default is
- In order to use the file
upload utility, you must give the Internet Guest Account WRITE permissions on the
imgs folder. Click
here for directions on setting write permissions.
- Open the application in your
browser (http://www.yourdomain.com/banmanpro/admin/default.aspx) and set the
preferences and change the administrative name and password.
The username and password are currently set to Admin1/Admin1.
- Login and be
sure to update the SETUP area to reflect your particular
server settings. The setup defines important
parameters used throughout the program. You can then begin by
adding an advertiser, banner, campaign and zone in this order.
Be sure to enter the License key that was provided when you
purchased the software.