Community articleSetting the Windows PATH environment
Added by IBM contributorIBM on November 25, 2011
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You must add the location of the dynamic load libraries (DLLs) to the Windows™ PATH environment variable.



You must add the location of the dynamic load libraries (DLLs) to the Windows™ PATH environment variable.

Note: If you are installing the API for use with WebSphere® Application Server, you do not need to perform this task.

To set the Windows PATH environment variable for the API:
  1. Right click My Computer -> Properties. The System Properties window opens.
  2. Click Advanced.
  3. Click Environment Variables. The Environment Variables window opens.
  4. In the System variables list, select the Path variable, then click Edit. The Edit System Variable window opens.
  5. At the end of the list In the Variable value field, type the location of the API DLLs. The default location of the DLLs is:
  6. C:\Program Files\IBM\Forms Server\4.0\API\redist\Win32


    Important: Make sure that you use a semicolon as a separator between values.
  7. Click OK on each of the open windows.
Parent topic: Configuring the API on Windows