## Installation Instructions » History » Version 1

Andreas Hauffe, 10/29/2013 09:22 AM

1 2 3 1 Andreas Hauffe h1. Installation Instruction eLamX is written in Java. Due to this fact the Java Runtime Environment Version 1.7 is a requirement to run the installer or eLamX itself. You can download the Java Runtime Environment from > http://www.java.com To install eLamX download the installer for your OS (Windows, Linux, Mac OSX) from the eLamX website  > http://www.elamx.de Furthermore a OS independent ZIP version is provided. In this case no installation is required. h2. Windows At first a installed Java Runtime Environment 1.7 and higher is required. # Download the installer (For Windows, the installer executable file has the .exe extension.)  # Double-click the installer file to run it. # Follow the instructions. h2. Linux At first a installed Java Runtime Environment 1.7 and higher is required. # Download the installer (For Linux, the installer executable file has the .sh extension.) # Open a terminal # Change to the download directory @cd \$DOWNLOAD_FOLDER@ # Make the installer files executable by using the following command: @chmod +x elamx2-linux.sh@ # Start the installation process @./elamx2-linux.sh@ # Follow the instructions. h2. OS X h2. ZIP-File # After the download of the platform-independent ZIP file completes, extract it to any folder on your system.  # Run the executable file located in the "bin" subdirectory. > Windows mit Java 32bit: elamx2.exe > Windows mit Java 64bit: elamx264.exe > Linux: elamx2 The given bit number refers to the Java Runtime Environment and not to the OS. If a 32bit Java is installed an a 64bit OS you have to use the 32bit executable (elamx2.exe). wird dann ein Fehler gemeldet.