In this chapter, you’ll download and install Ranorex Studio. It’s a straightforward procedure that will take about 3 minutes to complete. Just follow the instructions below.
In this chapter
Visit the Ranorex Studio free trial download web page.
Enter your name, your company, and a valid business email address.
Check your inbox for an email with the download link.
Click the link to start the download.
Start setup and follow the instructions.
Accept the license agreement.
Make sure you do not deselect any features when prompted!
Ranorex setup wizard – feature selection
Watch the installation progress.
You should see a message that the installation was successful.
Click Finish to exit the Setup Wizard and start Ranorex Studio.
Ranorex setup wizard – installation progress (left) and final success information (right)
Select and enter the license information of a purchased Ranorex Studio license
You may use this full-featured version of Ranorex Studio for a free trial period. Afterward, you must purchase a license to continue using Ranorex Studio.
Ranorex Studio license type selection
Ranorex Studio should launch automatically after setup finishes.
To open it manually:
Open the Windows Start menu.
Search for the Ranorex Studio program icon and click it.
Ranorex Studio program icon in the Windows Start menu
Ranorex Studio also creates a desktop shortcut automatically.
If this is your first time starting Ranorex Studio or if you don’t have any projects, the start page opens with the RocketStart solution wizard.
Select one of these options, and the RocketStart solution wizard will guide you through the process of creating a solution for the specified testing goal.
Click to close the RocketStart solution wizard and display the Ranorex Studio start page instead.
The Ranorex Studio start page