How to set up server
ManicTimeServer is in a zip file, download it and copy contents to some folder.
ManicTimeServer.exe has the following options:
Running server for the first time
Open up the console, go to the folder where you copied it. Run the following commands:
ManicTimeServer should now be running. You can check it by visiting http://localhost:8080/ with a browser.
This will install ManicTimeServer as a service and run it. You should now see it in Administrative tools -> Services.
If you are connecting from other machines on the network, you will have to configure the firewall to allow outside connections to port 8080. If you are using Windows firewall, you can open Command prompt with Administrator privileges and then run the following command:
Alternately you can also add an exception via Control panel:
By default ManicTimeServer will use SQL CE as a database. Database will be generated in /Data subfolder. If more than three ManicTime instances will connect to it, we recommend that you use SQL Server as a database.