Install Mendix Studio Pro

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1 Introduction

Mendix Studio Pro enables you to build apps on the Mendix Platform. This how-to will guide you through the steps of installing Mendix Studio Pro.

This how-to will teach you how to do the following:

  • Download Mendix Studio Pro
  • Install Mendix Studio Pro

2 Prerequisites

Before starting this how-to, make sure you have completed the following prerequisites:

  • You need a Windows environment to install Studio Pro (see System Requirements for the full list of supported systems and required frameworks)

3 Download Mendix Studio Pro

Mendix Studio Pro can be installed on your machine with a Windows exectuable file. This executable can be downloaded from the Mendix App Store. Follow these steps to download Mendix Studio Pro:

  1. Go to the Studio Pro download page in the Mendix App Store.
  2. Click Download to download the latest Mendix Studio Pro.

4 Install Mendix Studio Pro

Mendix Studio Pro needs to be installed on your computer before you can start building apps. Follow these steps to install Mendix Studio Pro:

  1. Open the downloaded Mendix Studio Pro executable. It is named like this: Mendix-8.X.X-Setup. Then click Next:

  2. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement and click Next:

  3. Select the folder in which you want to install Studio Pro and click Next:

  4. Enter the start menu shortcuts folder you want to use and click Next:

  5. Check the Desktop option to create a shortcut to Studio Pro on your desktop and click Next:

  6. Click Install to install Studio Pro on your computer:

  7. Check Launch Mendix 8.X.X and click Finish to finish the installation and launch Studio Pro:

5 Troubleshooting

Some people run into problems when installing Studio Pro. One work-around is to restart your system and install the prerequisites separately if they are not already installed.

The prerequisites are:

Based on the error message you get from the installer you can decide to install a single prerequisite, or you can try to manually install them all.

After that you can retry installing Studio Pro.

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