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5.2.1 Using the InstallAnywhere Installer
Once you have downloaded the InstallAnywhere installer, you can simply execute the file to extract the program to your hard drive.
Linux/Solaris instructions

Note: If you downloaded a file other than idv_2.1_linux_i586_installer.bin or saved the installer as a different name, replace the filename listed in the steps below with the name of the file you downloaded.

  1. Open a terminal window.
  2. Change to your home directory or the directory to which you downloaded the installer (if you are not already there).
  3. Change the file to be executable by typing (Cut and Paste tip Show popup) :

  4. Execute the file by typing:

  5. Follow the prompts of the installer using the default selections.
Windows instructions
If you are running on Windows, see the Windows instructions

 


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