Never double click the AEM Quick Start jar, if you intend to use AEM Forms.
Also, make sure there are no spaces in the AEM Forms Installation folder path.
For Example do not install AEM Forms in c:\jack and jill\AEM Forms folder
Although we recommend following the official documentation for installing AEM Forms. The following steps can be followed to install and configure AEM Forms on Windows environment:
1. Make sure you have the appropriate JDK installed
AEM 6.2 you need: Oracle SE 8 JDK 1.8.x (64bit)
AEM 6.3 and AEM 6.4 you need: Oracle SE 8 JDK 1.8.x (64bit)
Official JDK Requirements are listed here
Make sure the JAVA_HOME is set to point to the JDK you have installed.
To create the JAVA_HOME variable in windows follow the steps below:
Right-click My Computer and select Properties
On the Advanced tab, select Environment Variables and create a new system variable called JAVA_HOME.
Set the variable value to point to JDK installed on your system.
For example c:\program files\java\jdk1.8.0_25
2. Create a folder called AEMForms on your C drive
3. Locate the AEMQuickStart.Jar and move it into AEMForms folder
4. Copy the license.properties file into this AEMForms folder
5. Create a batch file called "StartAemForms.bat" with the following content:
java -d64 -Xmx2048M -jar AEM_6.3_Quickstart.jar -gui.
Here AEM_6.3_Quickstart.jsr is the name of my AEM quickstart jar.
You can rename your jar to any name, but please make sure that name is reflected in the batch file.
Save the batch file in the AEMForms Folder.
6. Open a new command prompt, and navigate to c:\aemforms.
7. Execute the StartAemForms.bat file from the command prompt.
You should get a small dialog box indicating the progress of the startup.
8. Once the startup is complete, open the sling.propertiesfile. This is located in c:\AEMForms\crx-quickstart\conf folder.
9. Copy the following 2 lines towards the bottom of the file
These two properties are required for document services to work
Save the sling.properties file
10. Login to package share by point your browser to http://localhost:4502/crx/packageshare/login.html
You will need AdobeId to login to package share
Search for AEM Forms Add on package appropriate for your version of AEM Forms and Operating System
Or you can point your browser to the following URL and download and install the appropriate add on package
After you have installed the add on package the following is very important
11. Make sure all the bundles are in active state. (Except for AEMFD Signatures bundle).
It would typically take 5 or more minutes for all the bundles to get to active state.
Once all the bundles are active(Except the AEMFD Signatures bundle), restart your system to complete the AEM Forms
12. Whitelist sun.calendar.util package
Open feilix web console in your browser window
Search and open Deserialization Firewall Configuration
In the whitelist field add sun.util.calendar package and save
13. Congratulations!!! You have now installed and configured AEM Forms on your system.