VERIFIED SOLUTION i

Resolve 'M16:you do not have permission to install server setup' on trying to log into Repository Configuration Tool

Issue

Error "M16:you do not have permission to install server setup" on trying to use Doc1 Repository Configuration Tool (RCT).

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Cause

This could be caused due login (Windows or SQL Server authentication) used to connect to SQL Server via launch Doc1 Repository Configuration Tool (RCT), does not have administrative privilege (sysadmin role) in SQL Server.

Resolution

UPDATED: September 5, 2019
Ensure:
  • Doc1 Repository configuration tool (RCT) is launched with elevated privileges i.e using 'Run as Administrator' option.
  • Login (Windows or SQL Server authentication) used to connect to SQL Server via Doc1 Repository Configuration Tool (RCT) have 'sysadmin' role.
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