Installation using Web Installer

The following procedure illustrates how to install Essential Studio for Xamarin Online Installer. 

  1. Double-click the Syncfusion Xamarin Online Installer setup file. The Setup Wizard opens and extracts the package automatically.

    Setup wizrd opens and self extracts the packages


    The Setup wizard extracts the syncfusionxamarinwebinstaller_{version}.exe dialog, displaying the unzip operation of the package.

  2. Welcome wizard of the Syncfusion Online Installer will be displayed. Click Proceed.

    A welcome message will be displayed

  3. Platform Selection wizard will be displayed. Here you can select the required platforms to be installed. Click Next.

    Selecting the platform  to be installed from the list of Platform in selction wizard


    If the required software of the selected platform was not already installed, Additional Software Required alert will be displayed. However, you can continue the installation and install the required software later.

    Additional softwares required can also be installed


    You can check the Estimated size of the Download and Installation by clicking the Download Size and Installation Size link.

    Getting the estimated size for downloading and installation

  4. Configuration wizard will be displayed. Here you can change the Install and samples location. Also, you can change the Additional settings by platform basis. To install using the default configuration, click Next.

    Setting the destination location for installation


    From the 2018 Volume 2 release, Syncfusion has changed the install and samples location
    Default Install location: {ProgramFilesFolder}\Syncfusion{Platform}{version}
    Default Samples location: C:\Users\Public\Documents\Syncfusion{platform}{version}
    However, you can change the locations by clicking browse button.

    • Select the Install Demos check box to install Syncfusion samples, or leave the check box clear, when you do not want to install Syncfusion samples.
    • Select the Configure Syncfusion controls in Visual Studio check box to configure the Syncfusion controls in the Visual Studio toolbox, or clear this check box when you do not want to configure the Syncfusion controls in the Visual Studio toolbox during setup installation. Note that you must also select the Register Syncfusion assemblies in GAC check box when you select this check box.
    • Select the Configure Syncfusion Extensions in Visual Studio checkbox to configure the Syncfusion Extensions in Visual Studio or clear this check box when you do not want to configure the Syncfusion Extensions in Visual Studio.
  5. After reading the License Terms and Conditions, check the I agree to the License Terms and Privacy Policy check box. Click Next.

  6. Login wizard will be displayed. You should enter your Syncfusion Direct-Trac login credentials. If you don’t have Syncfusion Direct-Trac login credentials, then you can click on Create an Account. Else if you forgot your password, click on Forgot Password to create new password. Click Install.

    Provinding the Syncfusion Direct trac credentials


    The selected platforms will be installed based on your Syncfusion License (Trial or Licensed).

  7. Download and Installation progress will be displayed.

    Current state of download and installation progress is displayed

  8. Once the Installation is complete, Installation Summary wizard will be displayed. Here you can check the list of platforms which are installed successfully and failed. Click Finish to exit the Installation Summary wizard.

    installation completed wizard will be displayed

    • Click Launch Control Panel to open the Syncfusion Control Panel.