Installation and Deployment

Manual Installation

The following procedure illustrates how to install Essential Studio.

  • Double-click the Syncfusion Essential Studio UWP setup file. The Self-Extractor wizard opens and extracts the package automatically.
  • Enter User Name, Organization and Unlock Key in the corresponding text boxes provided.
  • Click Next
  • After reading the terms and conditions, check the “I accept the terms and conditions” check box.
  • Click Next. The Select the Installation and Samples Folder window opens.
  • To install it in the displayed default location, click Install.
  • Select the Run Dashboard check box to launch the Dashboard after installing.
  • Click Finish. Essential Studio is installed in system and the Syncfusion Essential Studio Dashboard is launched automatically.

Command Line Installation

Follow the given steps to install through Command Line in Silent mode.

  • Double-click the Syncfusion Essential Studio Setup file. The Self-Extractor wizard opens and extracts the package automatically.
  • SyncfusionEssentialStudio_(16.2.0.46).exe file is extracted into the Temp folder.
  • Open Run prompt and then execute the command %Temp% to open the Temp folder. SyncfusionEssentialStudio_(16.2.0.46).exe file is available in one of the folders.
  • Copy the SyncfusionEssentialStudio_(16.2.0.46).exe file to local drive. Example: D:\temp
  • Cancel the wizard.
  • Open command prompt in administrator mode and pass the following arguments for corresponding version.
“Setup file path\SyncfusionEssentialStudio_(16.2.0.46).exe” Install /PIDKEY:“(product unlock key)” [/log “{Log file path}”] [/InstallPath:{Location to install}]

NOTE

In above section, Latest Essential Studio version details has been provided. User can refer installed Essential Studio version instead of mentioned version.

Copy Local

Copying assemblies to local folder is supported by Syncfusion components. It can be achieved by setting the assembly’s Copy Local property to true, so that it can be copied to Bin\Release, Bin\Debug folders. The files .exe, .dll, .xml, .pri, rd.xml, .xaml are copied to client machines.

Installed Location

The following table represents installed location of Assemblies and Samples.

Assemblies/Samples Installed location
SDK package C:\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\16.2.0.46\Universal Windows\10.0\SDK
Assemblies C:\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\16.2.0.46\Assemblies for Universal Windows\10.0
Samples [drive]:\Users\[username]\AppData\Local\Syncfusion\EssentialStudio\16.2.0.46\UWP\SampleBrowser

NOTE

In above table, Latest Essential Studio version details has been provided. User can refer installed Essential Studio version instead of mentioned version.