Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server installation


Applies To: Dynamics CRM 2015

This section covers procedures to install Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server on a computer that does not already have Microsoft Dynamics CRM installed.

Install Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server

  1. Verify that you have completed the necessary planning and that you have the required hardware and software components installed and running. More information: Planning on-premises CRM 2015

  2. Make sure that you have the appropriate permissions to run Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server Setup. More information: Minimum permissions required for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Setup and services

  3. Run Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server Setup.

  4. On a server that has Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services, run Microsoft Dynamics CRM Reporting Extensions Setup.

  5. If you want to configure Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Internet access, run the Set-CRMSettings ClaimsSettings and Set-CRMSettings IfdSettings Windows PowerShell commands. More information: CRM 2015 PowerShell Reference_deleted 

    Alternatively, start Deployment Manager and run the Configure Claims-Based Authentication Wizard and then the Internet-Facing Deployment Configuration Wizard.

  6. If one or more Microsoft Dynamics CRM users will need email routing, configure server-side synchronization or, for more complex email routing options, consider installing the Email Router to enable email message tracking. For more information, see Choose a method for message synchronization in this guide.

Use the following files where the Microsoft Dynamics CRM installation files are located:

Setup file


SetupServer.exe for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server


SetupSrsDataConnector.exe for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Reporting Extensions


SetupBIDSExtensions.exe for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Report Authoring Extension. This is an optional feature that can be installed on a computer that has Microsoft Visual Studio for creating and customizing fetch-based reports.


Setupclient.exe for Dynamics CRM for Outlook

  • ..\Client\amd64 for 64-bit

  • ..\Client\i386 for 32-bit

SetupEmailRouter.exe for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Email Router

  • ..\EmailRouter\amd64 for 64-bit

  • ..\EmailRouter\i386 for 32-bit

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