The Phoenix installer is supplied as a single Windows executable containing application software, auxiliary programs, drivers and firmware required for operation of some external hardware (e.g. control panels).

Once you have the Phoenix installer, double-click it to start installation and follow the prompts. Complete steps are shown below.


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Note that the installer filename will have format :

install_PRODUCT-VERSION.exe

The VERSION you have may not match the VERSION used here.


Note

  • The options available in the installer are described on the Installer Options page.
  • When complete, the installer itself is copied to folder C:\Phoenix\Releases.
  • If you need a license, see the Licensing page.
  • Read the Release Notes carefully.

Installation will never touch your local configuration, projects or preferences. The installer can be safely re-run anytime.


Installer Steps

After checking each stage, press the Next button, and Install to install.


Start of installation.

Check that the product and version is correct (note that it will probably be different to that shown).

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The installer README page displays any important information.Installer-phoenix-02.png
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Choose additional options.

For details on the options, see : Installer Options

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Review your install and choice of options before pressing the Install button.Installer-phoenix-06.png
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At the end of the process, a web browser will open and display the Release Notes.

Read these carefully before running the application.

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Install is complete.Installer-phoenix-10.png


Running the Application

The installer will create desktop shortcuts. To run the application, double-click the application launch icon :


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New users should read First Run Guide

Please read the Release Notes before running the application. They will be displayed after installation and are also available via the desktop shortcut :


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Or opening the following file in your web browser :

C:\Phoenix\VERSION\docs\index.html